Concise practice guidance on the prevention and management of accidental awareness during general anaesthesia is in its final draft stage and comments are invited from members. Please read the draft...
This month at its annual anaesthetic trainee conference (GAT Annual Scientific Meeting 2018), the Association of Anaesthetists recognised and rewarded the work of anaesthetic trainees, new consultant...
We welcome the Home Office announcement to remove doctors and nurses from the Tier-2 visa cap allowing more doctors from outside the EU to take up posts in the NHS.  This is a positive step in...
The 2018 elections to Board/Council and the GAT Committee of the Association of Anaesthetists are now complete. The following members will take up their new roles at the Annual Members Meeting, held...
Day case surgery guideline is in its final draft stage and comments are invited from members. Please read the draft and submit comments to workingparties@aagbi.org.  All comments submitted will...
New data [1] published today in the journal Anaesthesia, comprising the first systematic analysis of UK anaesthetic research grant activity by the National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia (NIAA),...
The AAGBI's GAT Committee welcomes the ongoing work revising guidance on reflective practice for doctors in the wake of the Dr Bawa-Garba case. Many issues have been highlighted by this case, with...
A national initiative to tackle the negative effects of shift working and fatigue on the NHS workforce is being launched to coincide with World Sleep Day (16 March 2018). In a joint statement...
The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) welcomes the publication today of the Department of Health and Social Care report from the short life working group on reducing...
A new report published today in the journal Anaesthesia reveals how a low-cost intervention run jointly by the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and the Association of...