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Baby Basics- Forbes Regional Hospital
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
West Penn Hospital Maternity Unit Tour
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Penn Hospital Childbirth Comprehensive One Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wise Woman Wellness Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
9th Annual AVH Destination Wellness Health Fair
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Anesthesia Procedures Lab

Department of Anesthesia Procedures Lab

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This anesthesiology course consists of two scenarios followed by debriefing. The first scenario is a routine induction of general anesthesia to familiarize the learners with the simulator and the simulation environment. The second scenario involves a patient undergoing general anesthesia for a laparoscopic cholecystectomy. During emergency, the patient develops laryngospasm followed by negative pressure pulmonary edema.

Learning objectives

  • Demonstrate familiarity with the usage of the manikin.
  • Diagnose and treat laryngospasm.
  • Diagnose and treat negative pressure pulmonary edema.
  • Recognize and appropriately treat atrial fibrillation and anaphylaxis.


  • Anesthesiology residents
  • Medical students rotating in anesthesiology



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