Essential Written Board Review in Anesthesiology

Going beyond the question bank, achieve true learning through online review and discussion.

1. Basic Topics

Gain a comprehensive, Consultant-level mastery of the Basic Topics through our problems-based lecture series that's accurate, up-to-date, and easy to understand. Sessions available as recordings.
Ideal for the In-Training Exam.

2. Advanced Topics

Learn clinical pearls and Advanced Topics and through our dynamic, online problem-based discussion on Perioperative Medicine. The best way to pass is still to understand. Sessions available as recording.

Anesthesia Potpourri 1


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Here’s you chance to learn about all those key words not explicitly mentioned on the ABA Content Outline.


Session 1 Hypoglycemia, Perioperative MI, Contrast Induced Nephrotoxicity, Acute Mountain Sickness, etc.
Session 2 Pain after TKR, CPB Prime Additives, ABG Temperature Effect, Spinal Anesthesia Contraindications/Level/Backache, etc.
Session 3 Blood Brain Barrier Fluid Transfer, Catheter-Related Sepsis, Resuscitation Fluid, Weaning from Ventilator, etc.
Session 4 Retro vs Periobulbar Block, LE Fracture: Tourniquet Management, Anticoagulant Effects on PT/PTT, etc.
Session 5 Barbituates Pharmacokinetics in the Elderly, ECT Anesthetic Drug Selection, Tumescent Liposuction: Complications, etc.
Session 6 Office-Based Anesthesia Requirements, Pediatric ETT size, Emergence Delirium in Children, Neonatal Myasthenia Gravis, etc.
Session 7 Geriatrics, Volume Status Monitoring, CO2 Rebreathing Circle System, Turbulent Gas Flow, t-Test Indications, etc.
Session 8 Difficult Airway Althorithm, Colloid Administration Complications, POCD Predictors, Bariatric Surgery Complications, etc.
Session 9 Fibromyalgia Tender Point, Neonatal Cyanosis, Fontan Single Ventricle Physiology, Goal-Directed Therapy: Sepsis, etc.
Session 10 Laser-Resistant ETT, Needle Stick Post Exposure Prophylaxis, Mg Toxicity, Pediatric Sedation: AW Management, etc.
Session 11 Retinal Detachment: Gas Bubble, Jet Ventilation Complications, Tourniquet Metabolic Effects, Amiodarone Toxicity, etc.
Session 12 Cardiomyopathy, Dexmedetomidine CNS Effets, Digoxin Toxicity, Hepatic Arterial Buffer Response, HPV Inhibition, etc.
Session 13 HPV Inhibition by Drugs, Laryngoscopic View grading, Liver Transplant Etiology, Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis, etc.
Session 14 Pons Injury, Minimally Invasive CABG: OLV, Causes of Fade, Vasopressin Secretion, Vasopressin in Acidosis, etc.
Session 15 Donor Hepatectomy: INR Elevation Management, Multivariate Regression, Valve Gradient: Effect of CO, etc.
Session 16 TRALI Mechanisms, Rhabdomyolysis vs Hemolysis, Gullain Barre: Resp Effects, Sarin Exposure, Exercise-Induced Hypoxia, etc.
Session 17 Treatment Uremia-Induced Bleeding, Hyperphosphatemia Effects, Abciximab Mechanisms, Phase 2 Block, etc.
Session 18 Sevo in Iso Vaporizer, Link=25 Anesthesia Machine, TPN: Excessive Calories, DDx Shock After Trauma, etc.
Session 19 CNS Effects of Bicarbonate, Boyles Law: Ideal Gas, Cleft Lip Repair: Postop Analgesia, Static PV Curve: Hysteresis, etc.
Session 20 Thoracic Epidural Effets, Accurate Measurement of PCWP, Primary Polycythemia, AED Function, Ranitidine Effects, etc.
Session 21 Disclosure to Reasonable Person, PSV Trigger, Pseudoaddiction vs Addiction, Clostridium Difficile Infection, etc.
Session 22 Spinal Dysraphism, Remifentanil Infant vs Adult, Electrical Safety Microshock, NO Toxicity, Medicare Billing, etc.
Session 23 Subarachnoid Bleed: ECG Effect, Principles of B-Mode Echo, Effects of Bleomycin, Flumazenil Half-Life, etc
Session 24 Mechanism Acetaminophen, Newborn Hematologic Values, Succinylcholine Bradycardia, Hyperaldosteronism Rx, etc.
Session 25 Ammnonia CNS signs, Safety Practice and Fatigue, Causes of Error in ABG, Type 1 von Willebrand Dz: Rx, etc.

How to Sign Up

Choose from: (1) Basic Topics, (2) Advanced Topics, or (3) Anesthesia Potpourri.
All session are based on the ASA Content Outline and available for view 24-7.
(1) Basic Topics(1) BASIC TOPICS

28 recorded lectures on complex Basic Topics that everyone can easily understand and remember.

$495 per Individual, $295 per Individual w/Group Discount.

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(2) Clinical Topics 650x471(2) ADVANCED TOPICS

28 recorded lectures on Advanced Topics relevant to Board preparation as well as everyday patient care.

$495 per Individual, $295 per Individual w/Group Discount.

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(3) Basic and Clinical TOPICS(3) ANESTHESIA POTPOURRI 1 & 2

A compendium of high-yield questions, Anesthesia Potpourri will boost your understanding of difficult anesthesia concepts.

$495 per Individual, $295 per Individual w/Group Discount.

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Mock Orals for Residents (MORE) is the first program that gives residents the unique opportunity to take oral exams as part of a structure oral board review course designed specifically for residents. More than just getting a head start on the oral exam, MORE introduces the essential attributes of a Perioperative Consultant during training, the ideal time to develop critical thinking, clinical flexibility, and effective communication. A extremely useful supplement written boards study and welcome break from the drudgery of Q-banks!

1 Onsite Seminar Given at a major city or, by special arrangement, at your institution
3 Mock Oral Exam Given by phone or webcam, given by Dr, Ho or one of his experienced examiners
6 Online Webinars Given over the first 5 months of 2020

Statistics 101

Statistics 101

wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Statistics-101-blue.jpgStatistics 101 is now available as a free 3-part online webinar. This problems-based format provides an understanding of basic statistical concepts as they relate to the BASIC/ADVANCED exams. Just call for free online access.

 1 Descriptive Statistics, Probability Distributions, Normal/Gaussian Distributions, Types of Data, Odds Ratio, Relative Risk, Absolute/Relative Risk Reduction, NNT, Mean, Median, Mode, Variance, Standard Deviation, Standard Error.
2 Inferential Statistics, Hypothesis Testing, Confidence Intervals, Precision, Accuracy, Case-Control, Types of Studies (Cross-Sectional, Cohort, Randomized Control), Statistical Testing (Chi-square, Student’s-t, Mann-Whitney, ANOVA, Linear Regression).
3 Sensitivity, Specificity, PPV, NPV, Alpha, Beta, Power, Rule of 3s, Bias, Receiver Operator Curve, Bland-Altman Analysis.