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- 1) Administers anesthetics to render patients insensible to pain during surgical, obstetrical, and other medical procedures: Examines patient to determine degree of surgical risk, and type of anesthetic and sedation to administer, and discusses findings with medical practitioner concerned with case.
- 2) Positions patient on operating table and administers local, intravenous, spinal, caudal, or other anesthetic according to prescribed medical standards.
- 3) Institutes remedial measures to counteract adverse reactions or complications.
- 4) Records type and amount of anesthetic and sedation administered and condition of patient before, during, and after anesthesia.
- 5) May instruct medical students and other personnel in characteristics and methods of administering various types of anesthetics, signs and symptoms of reactions and complications, and emergency measures to employ.
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