Category Archives: Key Words

Episode 234: Keywords Part 20: PONV

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Episode 234: Keywords Part 20: PONV
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In this 234th episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA keyword. We cover PONV for the Basic and Advanced exam.

CME: Link

Show notes by Edison Jyang

Random Recs:

Spikeball: Link

Pickleball: Link

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Episode 229: Keywords Part 19: Epidurals

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Episode 229: Keywords Part 19: Epidurals
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In this 229th episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA keyword. We discuss Epidurals for both the Basic and Advanced Exam.

CME: Link

Random Recs:

Why Read Moby Dick: Link

Paul Simon’s Graceland: Link

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Episode 226: Keywords Part 18: Newborn Emergencies

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Episode 226: Keywords Part 18: Newborn Emergencies
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In this 226th episode I welcome back Dr. Gillian Isaac to do another ABA keyword episode. We cover all 9 of the newborn emergencies that are laid out in the ABA keywords.

CME: Link

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

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Episode 214: Keywords Part 17: Non-depolarizing blockers and Myesthenic Syndromes

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Episode 214: Keywords Part 17: Non-depolarizing blockers and Myesthenic Syndromes
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In this 214th episode I welcome back Dr. Gillian Isaac to do another ABA Keyword episode. We review non-depolarizing neuromuscular blockers and myesthenic syndromes.

CME: https://earnc.me/w4WOk8

Show Notes by Dr. Brian H. Park

Random Recs:

Ted Lasso: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Lasso

Hamnet: Link

Amicus Podcast Interview with Michael Heller: Link

References:

Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Episode 196: Keywords part 16: Urologic surgery and Renal Failure

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Episode 196: Keywords part 16: Urologic surgery and Renal Failure
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In this 196th episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA keyword. We discuss urologic surgery and renal failure.

CME: https://earnc.me/GDJ4RR

Show Notes by Dr. Brian H Park

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Random Recs:

The body keeps the score: Link

Black Klansman: Link

Axios Today: https://www.axios.com/podcasts/today/

Episode 193: Keywords Part 15: Pharmacology of Inhaled Anesthetics

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Episode 193: Keywords Part 15: Pharmacology of Inhaled Anesthetics
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In this 193rd episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA Key Word topic. This time we discuss the pharmacology of inhaled anesthetic agents.

CME: https://earnc.me/hxOv4S

Outline by Dr. Brian Park

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Random Recs:

Chess.com

A Woman of No Importance

Episode 192: Keywords part 14: Maternal Physiology with Gillian Isaac

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Episode 192: Keywords part 14: Maternal Physiology with Gillian Isaac
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In this 192nd episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another ABA keyword, maternal physiology.

CME: https://earnc.me/Z3mGJv

References: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition and Anesthesiahub.com

Episode 183: Keywords Part 13 with Gillian Isaac: Thyroid for the Basic and Advanced Exams

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Episode 183: Keywords Part 13 with Gillian Isaac: Thyroid for the Basic and Advanced Exams
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In this 183rd episode I welcome back Dr. Gillian Isaac to do another keyword episode where we review the ABA keyword topics of Thyroid for the Basic Exam and Thyroid for the Advanced Exam.

CME: https://earnc.me/Q9tFah

Show notes by Brian Park, MD

References:

Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition

American Board of Anesthesiology Website

Anesthesiahub.com

Random Recs:

Serious Eats Brown Butter Cookie Dough Recipe: Link

The Dragon Prince: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dragon_Prince

Episode 180: Keywords part 12 with Gillian Isaac: Local Anesthetics

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Episode 180: Keywords part 12 with Gillian Isaac: Local Anesthetics
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In this 180th episode I welcome back Dr. Gillian Isaac for another ABA keyword episode. We review local anesthetics.

CME: https://earnc.me/LzzOvu

Also check out Episode 41 for an in-depth episode on local anesthetics

CORRECTION: At 28:58 I state that hyperventilation increases the seizure threshold. This is incorrect, it DECREASES the seizure threshold.

Reference: Barash Clinical Anesthesia 8th edition: Chapter on Local Anesthetics
Outline by Brian Park, MD

Local anesthetics block nerve conduction by?
a. Closing calcium channels
b. Decreasing intracellular sodium concentration
c. Decreasing K conductance
d. Causing extrusion of intracellular K
e. Inhibiting cellular influx of sodium

Discussion (4:44)

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Episode 176: Keywords Part 11: Barbiturates and Bier Blocks

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Episode 176: Keywords Part 11: Barbiturates and Bier Blocks
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In this 176th episode I welcome Dr. Gillian Isaac back to the show to discuss another 2 ABA key words. This time we discuss Barbiturates and Bier Blocks. I also take a moment up front to share some thoughts on the horrible tragedy of George Floyd’s death at the hands of the police and the importance of acknowledging white privilege and fighting for the fact that Black Lives Matter.

CME: https://earnc.me/ucUI9n

Reference: Clinical Anesthesia. Publication Year: 2017. Edition: 8th Ed. Authors/Editor: Barash, Paul G.; Cullen, Bruce F.; Stoelting, Robert K.; Cahalan, Michael K.; et al.
Outline by Brian Park, MD

Awakening after a single dose of thiopental is caused by redistribution from the brain primarily to which of the following sites?
(A) Fat
(B) Heart
(C) Liver
(D) Lung

Discussion (11:00)

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