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The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis

The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis is a topic covered in the Clinical Anesthesia Procedures.

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Several methods are used to monitor concentrations of O2, CO2, and anesthetic gases in the breathing system. The oxygen analyzer is the most important monitor for detecting a hypoxic gas mixture. Capnometry, the measurement of CO2, has many uses, including monitoring the adequacy of ventilation and detecting breathing system faults. Breath-to-breath monitoring of anesthetic concentrations provides tracking of anesthetic uptake and distribution. Most gas analyzers incorporate alarms. Among the techniques for measurement are the following:

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Pino, Richard M., editor. "The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis." Clinical Anesthesia Procedures, 9th ed., Wolters Kluwer, 2019. Anesthesia Central, anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728180/all/The_Anesthesia_Machine___Gas_Analysis.
The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis. In: Pino RM, ed. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. 9th ed. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728180/all/The_Anesthesia_Machine___Gas_Analysis. Accessed March 24, 2019.
The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis. (2019). In Pino, R. M. (Ed.), Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Available from https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728180/all/The_Anesthesia_Machine___Gas_Analysis
The Anesthesia Machine - Gas Analysis [Internet]. In: Pino RM, editors. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. [cited 2019 March 24]. Available from: https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728180/all/The_Anesthesia_Machine___Gas_Analysis.
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