Category : Cliniquiz

Anesthesia machine and gas cylinders

Pranav Bansal1, Dilpreet Kaur2, Sandeep Mann2

1Professor & Head; 2Resident
Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care, BPS Govt Medical College, Khanpur Kalan, Sonipat, Haryana 131305 (India); E-mail: pranavbansal1@gmail.com

The original concept of Boyle’s machine was invented by British anesthetist Henry Boyle in 1917. Apart from containing gas supply device, anesthesia ventilator, monitoring devices and protection devices, present day machines encompass numerous safety features and monitoring aids. It is important for us to understand the structure and function of anesthesia delivery system for safe practice of anesthesia. (Please choose one best answer)

Pranav Bansal1, Dilpreet Kaur2, Sandeep Mann2

1Professor & Head; 2Resident
Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care, BPS Govt Medical College, Khanpur Kalan, Sonipat, Haryana 131305 (India); E-mail: pranavbansal1@gmail.com

The original concept of Boyle’s machine was invented by British anesthetist Henry Boyle in 1917. Apart from containing gas supply device, anesthesia ventilator, monitoring devices and protection devices, present day machines encompass numerous safety features and monitoring aids. It is important for us to understand the structure and function of anesthesia delivery system for safe practice of anesthesia. (Please choose one best answer)