||508-Pediatric Cardiovascular Anesthesiology
||Jose M. Rivers, M.D.,Laura Torres, M.D.|
||Dean B. Andropoulos, M.D.,Lisa Caplan, M.D.|
|Elective Offered Terms:
|Min. Number of Students:||1
||Surgery and Pediatrics|
|Visiting Student Elective:
|Open to International Students:
H,HP, P, MP, F Narrative Evaluation
||Percentage of time expected|
|Regular Hours (Mon-Fri):
|Number on-call nights:
|Statement of Goals:|
|A four week elective designed to introduce the students to all facets of anesthesia care for the patient with congenital heart disease. Patient ages will range from newborn to adult, and clinical experience will include time in the general and cardiac operating rooms, cardiac catheterization laboratory, MRI suite and intensive care units.|
|(1) Student will perform a preoperative evaluation according to the patient's medical condition.
(2) Students gain experience in management of the pediatric airway, including mask ventilation, endotracheal intubation and LMA placement.
(3) Student will receive supervised experience with placement of intravenous, arterial and central venous lines.
(4) Student will acquire skills in patient assessment, monitoring and clinical|
|This evaluation will be based upon clinical performance 70%, attendance 10%, fund of knowledge 10%, attitude and level of professional maturity 10%. The grading system will be Honor, High Pass, Pass, Marginal Pass, Fail.|
|When and Where to report on first day of service:|
|Texas Children's Hospital, West Tower, 17th Floor, Dept of Anesthesiology
|For additional information regarding this elective contact:|
||Neurosensory Center, Suite NC114P|