Three major classifications of anesthetic agents are__________________,
______________________, and _________________________.
General anesthesia produces:
________________ anesthesia results in analgesia and loss of reflexes
________________ anesthesia produces loss of sensation in a small area of tissue.
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR EXERCISES 21 THROUGH 25. Certain drugs increase
surgical risks. For exercise items 21 to 25, match the potential risk in Column I with the
appropriate drug category in Column II.
___ May increase the hypotensive effect of
Antibiotics in the mycine
the anesthetic agent, thus
contributing to shock.
___ May precipitate hemorrhage.
___ May cause respiratory paralysis when
combined with certain muscle relaxants
used during surgery.
___ Abrupt withdrawal may cause cardio-
vascular collapse in long-term users.
___ May cause electrolyte imbalances
resulting in respiratory depression from