Relationship of surface ECG to the cardiac cycle
Production of CO2
Pharmacology of local anaesthetics
Thermoregulation, and the antipyretic effects of paracetamol
Pharmacology of oxygen
Afterload: its definition, and factors which affect LV afterload
Anatomy relevant to percutaneous tracheostomy.
End-tidal CO2 measurement: causes of the EtCO2-PaCO2 gap
Maintenance dose and loading dose; and the factors which affect them
Cerebral bloodflow autoregulation
Pharmacology of intrathecal opiates
Regulation of glomerular filtrate (volume and composition)
Sample size calculation; also parametric and nonparametric tests.
Axonal conduction, and factors which delay it
Role of platelets in haemostasis
Physiological consequences of PEEP.
Factors that affect airway resistance
Function of gastric secretions
Pharmacology of different antidepressant classes
Pharmacotherapy for raised intracranial pressure
Pharmacology of aminoglycosides
Drug transfer across the placenta