During last winter some anaesthetists in training were asked to work outside of their usual scope of practice due to unprecedented demands on clinical services. We communicated our...
Quick Reference Handbook (QRH) for unexpected crises in anaesthesia is in its final draft stage and comments are invited from members. Please read the draft here and submit comments by email to...
The AAGBI wishes to bring this safety alert to the attention of its members. All intravenous cannulae should either be flushed or removed before patients are transferred from the operating room to...
The government have opened a consultation on professional regulation (Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation). This consultation may lead to very significant changes, and we are very keen,...
The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) is passing on important information following the death of a patient:There is a 1:4000 risk of abdominal vessel injury during...
Today at its Annual Congress conference in Liverpool, the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) welcomed its first female President-Elect. Dr Kathleen Ferguson, Consultant...
On Saturday 23 September 2017, a group of 24 anaesthetist doctors and friends will cycle from central London to Liverpool. The aim of their 220-mile three-day cycle ride SAFE Africa Cycle, is to...
The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) and its Group of Anaesthetists in Training (GAT) Committee acknowledge the work of the UK Shape of Training Steering Group in...
  NICE are seeking to recruit an anaesthetist on to the NICE guideline committee on Termination of pregnancy.  The deadline for application is 10am Friday 8th September 2017.   Full...
A new draft guideline on The Anaesthesia Team is in its final draft stage and comments are invited from members. Please read the draft and submit any comments to workingparties@aagbi.org. All...