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The anaesthetic room: checks and equipment

Catherine Spoors and Kevin Kiff

in Training in Anaesthesia

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199227266
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753176 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199227266.003.0002

Series: Oxford Speciality Training

The anaesthetic room: checks and             equipment

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The anaesthetic machine - Manufacture and storage of anaesthetic gases I - Manufacture and storage of anaesthetic gases II - Piped medical gas and vacuum (PMGV) systems - Cylinders - Pressure, pressure measurement, and regulation - Flow and flowmeters - Vaporizers - Oxygen delivery systems - Breathing systems I - Breathing systems II - Ventilators - Airway devices I - Airway devices II - Laryngoscopes

Chapter.  16232 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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