Anesthesiologist Assistant Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to assist anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists in developing and implementing patient anesthesia care plans, including preoperative, surgical theater, recovery room, and postoperative/intensive care procedures. Includes instruction in patient data collection, catheter insertion, airway management and drug administration, assisting the administration and monitoring of regional and peripheral nerve blockades, support therapy, adjusting anesthetic levels during surgery, interoperative monitoring, postoperative procedures, pain clinics and patient education, and administrative tasks. Is Anesthesiologist Assistant the right major for you?
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Anesthesiologist Assistant Major

What Courses Do Anesthesiologist Assistant Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Anesthesiologist Assistant majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
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