Pre-anaesthetic assessment
Preparation of adult patients for anaesthesia and surgery
Fasting guidelines in different countries
Perioperative management of children
Pharmacological premedication for anaesthesia
Preanaesthetic management of the obstetric patient
Pre-anaesthetic evaluation and management of patients with cardiovascular disease
Perianaesthetic management of patients with endocrine disease
Prediction of difficult intubation
Thromboprophylaxis, coagulation disorders, and regional anaesthesia
Autologous blood transfusion
Morbidity and mortality associated with anaesthesia