Alternative Roles for Medical Doctors

The following section is for doctors, medical trainees or medical students who are considering a move to an alternative career. You will find ideas of jobs where a medical degree and clinical training or experience are valued. The skills you have gained from medical training and clinical practice are highly transferable to a variety of … Read more Alternative Roles for Medical Doctors

Paket Harga Tohar

Selamat Hari Senin & I don’t like Monday!!   Suatu kali, Tohar sedang bertugas jaga toko dan tiba-tiba ada calon pembeli seorang gadis cantik. Gadis cantik : mas, disini menjual pembalut wanita tidak? Tohar : ada ini mba? mau yang mana? ada model pad dan ada yang model tampon Gadis cantik : yang itu saja … Read more Paket Harga Tohar

Anaesthesia : Local Anaesthetics And When To Use Them

Table of local anaesthetics’ maximum safe dose and duration of action,   LOCAL ANAESTHETIC ONSET DURATION (with adrenaline) MAXIMUM DOSE  (with adrenaline) Lidocaine Rapid (5min) 1-2hrs (2-4hrs) 3mg (7mg/kg) * Bupivacaine Slow (>15mins) 4hrs (8hrs) 2mg/kg (3mg/kg) Prilocaine Medium 1.5hrs (6hrs) 5mg/kg (7.5mg/kg) * E.g. 70kg man can have 3mg/kg of lidocaine without adrenaline. Maximum … Read more Anaesthesia : Local Anaesthetics And When To Use Them

Anaesthesia : Pharmacology of Local Anaesthetics

All local anaesthetics are weak bases with the majority in the ionised form at physiological pH (7.35-7.45) Balance of ionised and non-ionised forms dependent on pKa for that LA and the pH of the tissues/fluid it is in pKa defined as pH of a solution in which the LA is in equilibrium (expressed in the … Read more Anaesthesia : Pharmacology of Local Anaesthetics

Anaesthesia : Local Anaesthetics And Anaesthesia

Local anaesthetics (LA) are drugs which cause reversible local inhibition of nociception and therefore pain perception Can be used pragmatically to cause numbness of an area of skin through local infiltration or used to target specific nerves to give predictable and targeted anaesthesia Commonly used in many medical and surgical specialties for patient comfort and … Read more Anaesthesia : Local Anaesthetics And Anaesthesia