"As a result of this study, the AAGBI
is working to raise awareness of the importance of good sleep habits and strategies to help doctors manage working night shifts.
Study findings are published in Anesthesia, and The British Journal of Anesthesia, the peer-reviewed journals of the AAGBI
, and RCoA respectively.
Several trusts responded that they used to extubate but, in line with the AAGBI
(2002) guidelines, they had changed their practice reverted back to ensuring that the anaesthetist retains the responsibility of extubation.
None of these guidelines are evidenced in the article published and this causes some confusion, since the clarification of having a translation license from Lippincott Williams and Wilkins/Wolters Kluwer Health, Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland & the AAGBI
Foundation, Institute of Clinical Systems Improvement is not an excuse for not explicitly defining the sources of each translated section, as required by the universally accepted quotation rules.
Anaphylaxis should respond to standard management as outlined by the AAGBI
. (4) Angio-oedema from other causes requires cessation of the suspected causative agent (3), and in an emergency, nebulized adrenaline to reduce airway swelling.
The Association of Anesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI
) in 2007 published the first set of standardized guidelines for severe LA toxicity (4).
Responses to the NPSA from professional bodies such as the Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP), the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA ), the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI
), the College of Operating Department Practitioners (CODP) and Royal College of Nursing (RCN) indicated that although there was recognition of good practice, this was not implemented in all hospitals.
Translation and partial reproduction were authorized by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins/Wolters Kluwer Health, Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland & the AAGBI
* Perioperative monitoring as per AAGBI
This slim volume of 153 pages was published by the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI
) as a companion volume to the core topics series of lectures, which have been held in various cities and regional centres in the UK and Ireland over recent years and has been offered free of charge to AAGBI
* The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland 2007 Recommendations for standards of monitoring during anaesthesia and recovery London, AAGBI
Available from: www.aagbi.org/sites/default/files/standardsofmonitoring07.pdf [Accessed April 2012]
The partial translation and reproduction of the material was authorized by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins/Wolters Kluwer Health, Association of Anesthetists of Great Britain & Ireland & the AAGBI
Foundation y Institute of Clinical Systems Improvement.