Monitor patients during surgery


Observe and monitor patients during surgery, responding quickly to any changes.

Alternative labels

observe patients during surgery
observe patients in surgery
observe surgery patients
monitor patients during surgeries
monitor patient during surgery
monitor surgery patients

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Monitor patients during surgery is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Anaesthetic technician: Anaesthetic technicians assist specialised doctors in anaesthetics. They prepare operating theatres and other specialised clinics for anaesthetic procedures, prepare the equipment needed for anaesthesia, and assist with inducing and maintaining adequate anaesthesia and post-anaesthesia procedures. They do so under supervision, following the orders of the doctor of medicine.

Optional skill

Monitor patients during surgery is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Monitor patients during surgery – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022