Primary Examination SAQs

Study notes for the ANZCA Primary Examination SAQs

NEW Questions!

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Thanks very much to Alison Main who contributed these questions from the 2011 & 2009 Pharmacology papers!

2011a(5) List the classes of drugs that may be used to manage hypertensive crisis and briefly outline the mechanism of action (CVS & Resp Drugs)

2011a(3) Outline the effects of liver failure on drug kinetics and dynamics (Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics)

2010b(8) Discuss the statistical methods which can be used for analysis of groups of categorical data (Stats)

2009b(8) Mean arterial blood pressure has been measured in two groups of patients one hour after the administration of either a placebo or antihypertensive drug. Explain how these data could be analysed (Stats)

2009b(5) Describe the factors that may decrease the clinical response to non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBD)

2009b(4) Describe the effect of obesity on pharmacokinetics and the potential clinical implications, providing relevant examples (Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics)



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October 25, 2012 at 3:10 pm

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