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Stellar line-up of speakers confirmed for AfPP Residential Conference

The Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP) has revealed a stellar line-up of speakers and exhibitors for its new-look Residential Conference, due to be held between 8 and 11 August at


Music can be a viable alternative to medications in reducing anxiety before anaesthesia

Music is a viable alternative to sedative medications in reducing patient anxiety prior to an anaesthesia procedure, according to a Penn Medicine study published in the journal Regional Anesthesia & Pain


Technology allows researchers to see patients’ real-time pain while in the clinic

Many patients, especially those who are anaesthetised or emotionally challenged, cannot communicate precisely about their pain. For this reason, University of Michigan researchers have developed a technology to help clinicians


One for all – standardising medical equipment

Promotional feature Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is widely used in hospitals across the country. However, as these systems are often shared between departments, and consultants may work at more than one


Clinical tool launched to enhance patient safety and theatre accreditation

A new clinical audit tool designed to transform how risk management strategies are identified and implemented within the operating theatre environment has been launched. The Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP),


Pain signalling in humans more rapid than previously known

Pain signals can travel as fast as touch signals, according to a new study from researchers at Linköping University in Sweden, Liverpool John Moores University in the UK, and the


FUJIFILM SonoSite unveils its redesigned SonoSite Institute

Promotional feature FUJIFILM SonoSite is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned SonoSite Institute, a comprehensive online educational resource dedicated to empowering and educating healthcare providers about point-of-care ultrasound


8-11 August 2019; AfPP Residential; York

This year’s Residential Conference at the University of York includes: Silent lectures Speed education workshops Poster presentations Over 400 attendees Up to 40 medical industry exhibitors Social event each night


9-11 December 2019, Intensive Care Society State of the Art 2019; Birmingham

Come and join us in Birmingham for the UK’s annual critical and intensive care conference and the biggest national meeting in Europe. In 2019, we will once again have our


13-16 November 2019, World Airway Management Meeting; Amsterdam

Welcome Note We are delighted to announce the second World Airway Management Meeting (WAMM) will take place in the beautiful city of Amsterdam from the 13th – 16th November 2019.