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Advanced Anaesthesia for Nurses
Mini Series

Get all the help you need with difficult anaesthetic cases in this easy to attend, fully guaranteed, Online Mini Series™ from CPD Solutions

  • Discover how to select the best anaesthetic protocol for more complicated case management
  • You have a whole year’s access to recorded sessions and study notes for reviewing key points
  • Superb value for money – you learn without travelling or paying for accommodation, childcare or petcare
  • Watch the recordings on your iPad, mobile, PC or tablet
  • Self-assessment quiz to ‘release’ your 8 hours CPD certification

I found the information easy to understand and the information was delivered clearly. I will be able to apply the knowledge to my day to day activities

Its given me more confidence inmate i'm doing and when, and reminds me to not become complacent.

What will I learn on this course?

Session 1

Planning and Preparing

  • How to review the current approach to anaesthetic planning in your practice
  • Understand how the patient and case assessment changes the anaesthetic plan
  • Evaluate anaesthetic plans for a variety of anaesthetic cases - geriatric and paediatric patients, endocrine disorders, caesarean section, GDV
  • Learn what is involved in case-based anaesthetic planning and preparation
  • Find out how to evaluate fluid rates for anaesthesia

Session 2

Advanced Anaesthetic Monitoring and Ventilation

  • The usefulness of electronic monitoring for different case scenarios
  • Understand how electronic monitoring equipment works and the pitfalls - capnography, pulse oximetry, invasive and non-invasive blood pressure monitoring, blood gas analysis, central venous pressure
  • Discover what electronic monitoring abnormalities may indicate
  • Understand simple blood gas analysis results
  • A case-based approach to ventilation - how, when and why

Session 3

Multimodal Analgesia for Anaesthesia

  • How to consider and create analgesic plans for a variety of scenarios
  • Go beyond premedication! What else can be utilised for break-through pain?
  • The local blocks available and their suitability for different procedures
  • The analgesic drugs currently available
  • Understand the use of constant rate infusions including pharmaceuticals and calculations

Meet the Presenter....

Sam McMillan

BSc(Hons) VTS(Anesthesia/Analgesia) DipAVN(Medical) RVN

Sam spent 12 years working in several university and referral hospitals, where she gained the DipAVN in 2006 and VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia) in 2007. Sam worked for many years as a dedicated anaesthesia nurse and then as head theatre nurse at The University of Cambridge.

In 2014 Sam joined Anglia Ruskin University as lecturer in Advanced Veterinary Nursing and Course Leader for the BSc(Hons) in Veterinary Nursing before beginning her PhD research full time in 2016. Sam’s main interests include anaesthesia and surgical nursing with particular interests in patient safety in anaesthesia, surgery and recovery, infection control and acute and chronic pain.

Watch the recordings at a time convenient to you!

The mini-series is clearly structured and very informative.

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12 months access to recordings and course materials is included

Please note that these are webinar recordings are not live events.
Full details on how to access the Mini Series will be emailed to you.


Take advantage of the easy Online Mini Series™ format and advance your anaesthesia knowledge

Just £247 + VAT*

  • Overseas customers outside the EU will not be charged VAT.
  • Overseas customers in the EU; provide your VAT number and we will refund the VAT.
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Price includes...

  • All 3 sessions
  • Notes and quiz (8 hours CPD)
  • PLUS unlimited access to recordings and all course materials for 12 months!
  • No traffic jams or accommodation hassles
  • No child or pet care to arrange
  • No rota clashes to worry about and no locum cover needed

Just great CPD and a valuable ongoing resource


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Very thorough and comprehensive courses. The course notes are a great addition too.

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