SURG661BM.11 (Las Vegas)

Office of Medical Education

  • Course Name: Anesthesiology
  • Short Name: SURG661BM.11 Anesthesiology
  • Course Number: SURG661BM.11
  • Location: Las Vegas
  • Type: Clinical
  • Length: 2-4 weeks
  • Preceptor: Department Faculty

Please contact the department to verify elective availability.


  • Evaluation and management of the cardiovascular, respiratory and central Nervous systems of an unconscious patient;
  • Application of basic sciences to make clinical judgments
  • Communication with other physicians and health care personnel;
  • Understanding of how the perioperative period of care differs from other clinical situations.

Description of Rotation

The student will participate in the pre-operative evaluation of patients; intra-operative management
and initial post-operative care. Appropriate participation in procedures will be determined on a case to case basis.


Longnesher, Tinker and Morgan: Principles and Practice of Anesthesiology. Saunders.

Evaluation Method

Written evaluation by the faculty preceptor.


  • Honors: An exceptional performance which exceeds all course objectives
  • High Pass: A performance which exceeds most course objectives
  • Pass: A performance which meets the course objectives
  • Fail: A performance which does not meet the course objectives

Special Notes

To schedule an elective, please contact Joshua Hill

Ph: (702) 671-2394