A sophisticated computer programme that has previously spotted statistical inaccuracies within professional published work has once again highlighted fabricated data across multiple academic papers,...
The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Emergency Medicine are supporting the national Fight Fatigue campaign to help raise awareness of fatigue amongst NHS healthcare...
The Association of Anaesthetists has been informed that the Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA) will be opening its round of national awards on 7 February 2019. The round will...
The RCoA/OAA is seeking to appoint new anaesthetic and critical care assessors for the MBRRACE-UK Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths. In the first instance we are seeking to appoint...
The Quick Reference Handbook has been updated.  Please ensure you have the latest version of these pages in your QRH, some of which contain critical updates. 0-1 Cover page (updated logo)0-2...
A new study, The effect of sleep deprivation and disruption on DNA damage and health of doctors, published today (24 January 2019) in the journal Anaesthesia, demonstrates that disrupted sleep is...
The Association of Anaesthetists and the Society for Intravenous Anaesthesia have produced new guidelines on the use of total intravenous anaesthesia (TIVA) i.e. the maintenance of general...
On Wednesday 9 January, Professor David Oliver, vice president, Royal College of Physicians and consultant geriatrics and acute general medicine, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, delivered his...
The Association of Anaesthetists has announced the winner for its 2019 Award for Innovation in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Award: MyPreOp  - online patient owned preop assessment, Dr...
The Association of Anaesthetists has announced the shortlist for its 2019 Award for Innovation in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Award: MyPreOp  - online patient owned preop assessment,...