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ABA Anesthesiology BASIC Exam Sample Question 1

The following drug is effective in decreasing the incidence and severity of emergence phenomenon after sevoflurane anesthesia in children:

  • AFentanyl
  • BAlfentanil
  • CMidazolam
  • DDexmedetomidine
ABA Anesthesiology BASIC Exam Sample Question 2

The Blood gas partition coefficient of Desflurane is 0.42. This would mean:

ABA Anesthesiology BASIC Exam Question 2

  • AAt equilibrium, the concentration of Desflurane in the blood is 42 percent of alveoli.
  • BThe aqueous form of Desflurane is 42 percent of dissolved form.
  • CWhen compared to Halothane that has a blood gas partition coefficient of 2.4, the uptake of Desflurane is 6 times faster than Halothane.
  • DOnly nitrous oxide has a blood gas partition co-efficient lower than desflurane


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