Breathing Circuits


Breathing Circuits

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 55%
Ease of Revision 4.6 / 10

You can skip this chapter and save a lot of brain space.

Question Pattern

One of the most difficult and exotic and irrelevant chapters.

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Ventilatory mode causing Respiratory Alkalosis
  • PIN index system
  • Diameter Index Safety system
  • Maximum pressure in oxygen cylinder
  • Most effective circuit for anesthesia under spontaneous breathing
  • Major constituent of soda lime
  • Medical Cylinders

Suggested Revision

  • CO2 Absorbers
  • Types of anesthesia machine
  • Pressure systems in Anesthesia Workstations
  • Mapleson’s circuits – Overview

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