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Free Anaesthetic Tutorial FRCA Podcast

Free Anaesthetic Tutorial FRCA Podcast

By Free Anaesthetic Tutorials
Audio based revision resources made by UK anaesthesia trainees for anyone with an interest in anaesthesia education. Made in conjunction with Mersey Video Viva Club. An innovative program providing peer to peer viva practice to trainees.

If you are revising for your FRCA check out videovivaclub.com

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Mechanisms of Heat Loss in Anaesthesia

Free Anaesthetic Tutorial FRCA Podcast

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Receptors
A brief overview of receptors and the various types found throughout the body. 
06:44
January 14, 2021
Ventilators
This tutorial covers the basics of ventilators including; defining key concepts and providing a simple classification system.
07:25
January 12, 2021
Ultrasound
This Tutorial covers the basics of ultrasound.    It was created by Dr Robyn Lee.
08:57
November 7, 2020
Humidity
This audio was produced by Hester and Ike during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club session. If you are preparing for your FRCA exams you could consider joining us at https://videovivaclub.com Thanks to them for authoring and electing to share this resource to benefit other anaesthesia trainees preparing for this tough exam. This was filmed in a mock exam environment, please don't rely on this resource in isolation to provide a model answer to this topic.
05:35
November 7, 2020
Thyroid for the FRCA
This is a mock SOE question from Anna and Ceejay during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club Session.   Many thanks to them for creating this resource.   If you are preparing for the FRCA Primary SOE why not join the club? https://videovivaclub.com  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource to provide a "model answer".
04:55
October 19, 2020
Mechanisms of Heat Loss in Anaesthesia
This is another mock SOE question from Vikram and Sanjana during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club Session.   Many thanks to them for creating this resource.   If you are preparing for the FRCA Primary SOE why not join the club? https://videovivaclub.com  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource to provide a "model answer".
03:18
October 19, 2020
Blood products for the FRCA
This is a mock SOE question on blood products from Hester and Ike during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club Session.   Many thanks to them for creating this resource.   If you are preparing for the FRCA Primary SOE why not join the club? https://videovivaclub.com  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource in isolation to provide a "model answer".  If you want us to suggest more essential resources please do let us know in the comments.
05:19
October 19, 2020
Electricity
This is audio was produced by Hester and Ike during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club session.  If you are preparing for your FRCA exams you could consider joining us at https://videovivaclub.com  Thanks to them for authoring and electing to share this resource to benefit other anaesthesia trainees preparing for this tough exam.  This was filmed in a mock exam environment, please don't rely on this resource in isolation to provide a model answer to this topic.
06:11
October 19, 2020
Diathermy
This is audio was produced by Hester and Ike during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club session.  If you are preparing for your FRCA exams you could consider joining us at https://videovivaclub.com  Thanks to them for authoring and electing to share this resource to benefit other anaesthesia trainees preparing for this tough exam.  This was filmed in a mock exam environment, please don't rely on this resource in isolation to provide a model answer to this topic.
05:23
October 19, 2020
Minimum Alveolar Concentration
Here Vikram answers questions on Minimum Alveolar Concentration.  Many thanks to Vikram and Sanjana for creating this resource.  If you are preparing for the Primary FRCA why not consider joining https://videovivaclub.com/  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource in isolation to provide a "model answer".
03:15
October 10, 2020
How does the body handle drugs?
This is another question from Anna and Ceejay's mock exam. Here Ceejay answers his first question on pharmacology.   Many thanks to Anna and Ceejay for creating this video and allowing us to share it.   If you are revising for the primary FRCA check out https://videovivaclub.com  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource to provide a "model answer".
05:27
October 10, 2020
Immunity
Follow Anna and Ceejay as they prepare for their primary FRCA SOE examination.   Many thanks to Ceejay and Anna for producing this film and for their permission to share it.  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource to provide a "model answer".
05:17
October 10, 2020
Proteins for the FRCA
This is another mock SOE question from Vikram and Sanjana during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club Session.   Many thanks to them for creating this resource.   If you are preparing for the FRCA Primary SOE why not join the club? https://videovivaclub.com  This resource should be used as a supplement to existing resources. It was recorded live and intends to give an example of a mock viva question. Please do not depend on this resource to provide a "model answer".
04:18
October 10, 2020
What is flow?
We follow Sanjana and Vikram during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club session. Mersey Video Viva Club provides anaesthesia trainees with the opportunity to optimise their technique for this difficult examination with like-minded trainees from all around the UK. It is provided at zero cost to the trainees. If you are practicing for the primary SOE please consider joining. https://videovivaclub.com  A huge thanks to both Sanjana and Vikram for creating this episode. 
05:01
October 5, 2020
Functions of the Placenta
This podcast episode follows Anna and Ceejay during their recent Mersey Video Viva Club session.  This is the first question from that mock examination session Many thanks to Dr Anna Schumann and Dr Ceejay Ochukpue for producing this podcast episode and allowing us to share it. 
04:51
October 5, 2020
Local Anaesthetics
This episode is focused on local anaesthetics that anaesthesia trainees doing their FRCA examinations should be aware of. If you are preparing for the Nov 2020 or Jan 2021 Primary FRCA SOE examination please do consider signing up for Mersey Video Viva Club. This opportunity is provided at zero cost to UK based trainees (please contact us if you are an overseas trainee wishing to join) peer to peer video based opportunity to increase your confidence and preparation for this difficult examination. https://merseyviva.video.blog If you are more of a visual learner you can also check out the Free Anaesthetic Tutorials Youtube Channel out here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPBYHeDgT4puhW9Mwwwxqqg
21:27
September 26, 2020
Paediatric Anatomy and Physiology differences compared to the adult
This episode is focused on the anatomical and physiological differences between adults and paediatric patients that anaesthesia trainees doing their FRCA examinations should be aware of.  If you are preparing for the Nov 2020 or Jan 2021 Primary FRCA SOE examination please do consider signing up for Mersey Video Viva Club. This opportunity is provided at zero cost to UK based trainees (please contact us if you are an overseas trainee wishing to join) peer to peer video based opportunity to increase your confidence and preparation for this difficult examination. https://merseyviva.video.blog If you are more of a visual learner you can also check out the Free Anaesthetic Tutorials Youtube Channel out here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPBYHeDgT4puhW9Mwwwxqqg
14:48
September 26, 2020
What is ICM?
This is the first episode in the Intensive Care Medicine series from Dr Tobias Chanin.  
07:53
July 10, 2020
The 7 Ps of Rapid Sequence Induction (RSI)
This podcast will be useful to anaesthesia practitioners who are new to anaesthesia and are looking to learn a framework to provide this vital skill safely. 
07:36
July 10, 2020
Ketamine in 5 minutes
A free focused podcast on the essentials of ketamine using our CUPAM structure.
05:09
August 22, 2019
Propofol in
Another Free Anaesthetic Tutorial on the IV induction agent propofol. We cover the key information in a uniform, structured CUPAM format.  This podcast is suitable for anaesthetists, junior doctors, medical students, ODPs, anaesthesia associates, nurse anaesthetists and anaesthetic technicians. We plan to cover all of the key anaesthetic drugs in the same format, so you will have a library of revision material that you can listen to at your leisure when preparing for your anaesthesia examinations.
02:52
August 8, 2019
Thiopentone in < 5mins
A Free Anaesthetic Tutorial on Thiopentone. This podcast will give the listener the key information in a CUPAM (Chemical, uses presentation, action and mechanism, pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics and special points) structure. 
03:48
August 6, 2019