Think Anesthesia Podcast

Earn RACE-approved CE credits while increasing your confidence in providing anesthetic care for your patients. In this exciting new series, Dr. Elizabeth Martinez, board-certified specialist in veterinary anesthesia and analgesia, shares her knowledge and experience as she discusses anesthesia-related topics and has conversations with veterinary leaders and experts on current debates, literature, and trends in anesthesia and analgesia.

Episode 1: Preparing for Anesthesia

“Preparing for Anesthesia” provides veterinary professionals with recommendations when preparing to anesthetize a patient. Topics discussed include obtaining informed owner consent, recommended pre-anesthetic fasting times, selection of laboratory and diagnostic tests, and the advantages of using safety checklists.