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ANE 116 - Advanced Anesthesia Equipment

Credits: 4
2 Lecture Hours 4 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: ANE 110  and ANE 111  

This course provides instruction and lab application to the theories and concepts of advanced anesthesia equipment that are used in complex anesthesia/surgical situations. Topics include invasive monitoring and high-level equipment: thromboelastograph, cell saver, transducers and transesophageal echocardiogram to properly assist with care of a high-risk patient. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Demonstrate skill for the functions of the advanced anesthesia equipment appropriate for surgical procedures.
  2. Apply the concepts and techniques of the anesthesia technician in relation to adequate patient care.
  3. Demonstrate preparation for various high level procedures and emergencies that may arise in or around different anesthesia care locations.
  4. Demonstrate proper procedures to assist with management of unanticipated emergency.
  5. Describe cell salvage, concept and processing.
Listed Topics
  1. Gas machine emergencies
  2. Pressure transducers
  3. Cardiac set-up
  4. Liver transplant set-up
  5. Trauma
  6. Invasive lines-equipment needed and assist with insertion
  7. Cell salvage
  8. Thromboelastograph
Reference Materials
Textbooks, library resources, journal, online programs, videos and lab equipment.
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 9/26/2019
Last Reviewed: 5/2/2022

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