Course Information
TitleΑΝΑΙΣΘΗΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Anaesthesiology
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorEleni Argyriadou
Course ID200000242

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
1. ΚΛΙΝΙΚΗ ΑΝΑΙΣΘΗΣΙΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ & ΕΝΤΑΤΙΚΗΣ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΙΑΣVasileios Grosomanidis, Olympia Thomareis, Dimitrios Vasilakos
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
There aren’t any prerequisites
Learning Outcomes
The object of this course is to understand the methods and techniques for the perioperative management of the surgical patient. Upon successful completion of this course the students will be familiar with all the issues related with anesthesia such as: Applied Respiratory Physiology, Applied Cardiovascular Physiology, Usage of anesthetics and sedatives as well as of drugs acting on the cardiovascular and respiratory system, perioperative fluid and blood products administration. Upon completion of the skill stations/workshops students will be able to perform basic airway maneuvers and to ventilate patients. Moreover, it is possible for students that have demonstrated interest to apply all of the knowledge they perceived on patients in the operating theatres of university hospital AHEPA.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
Course Content (Syllabus)
History of Anesthesiology Introduction to Anesthesiology The anesthesia specialty and its professional perspectives Airway management Cardiovascular physiology Respiratory physiology Patient Monitoring Preoperative visit/evaluation General anesthesia administration Neuromuscular blocking agents and inhibition of the neuromuscular synaptic transmission Regional Anesthesia Anesthesia risks and complications Fluids and Electrolytes Intravenous fluid administration Red blood cells and blood products administration
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Other / Others
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
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