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Table 2 Should pre-registration house officers be taught to administer an anaesthetic?

From: Foundation doctors in Anaesthesia: should they be taught to administer an anaesthetic?

  Induction Induction & Maintenance
Never 7(16) 11 (26)
Yes, in all cases 8 (19) 5 (12)
Yes, depending on ability 28 (65) 27 (63)
Supervised from same room 29 (67) 26 (60)
Supervised from corridor 5 (12) 4 (9)
Supervised from coffee room 2 (5) 2 (5)
  1. Consultant opinion regarding whether pre-registration house officers should be allowed to induce anaesthesia, or induce and maintain anaesthesia, and with what degree of supervision. Values are number of respondents (% of the 43 respondents) who gave each opinion.