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Association of Anaesthetists Webinar: Paediatric Anaesthesia – What’s new for 2022?
13th December 2021 1800-2000

This webinar is being put on by the Association of Anaesthetists with the APAGBI.
Essential paediatric CPD, and is FREE to members of the APAGBI.
Center for Peri-operative care (CPOC) publishes newsletter in collaboration with APAGBI
On the 26th November 1700 GMT Dr Stewart Campbell will share his experience in Craniofacial Anaesthesia.
The final in the 2021 APAGBI Online series: Linkman 2
🟢Getting It Right First Time
🟢Consent for MRI under General Anaesthesia
🟢Update on POEMS
The APA is pleased to offer financial support for virtual educational meetings.
PErioperAtive CHildhood ObesitY (PEACHY) is published in the British Journal of Anaesthesia

PEACHY, Another fruitful study

RCPCH National guidance for the recovery of elective surgery in children

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in the cessation of all but the most urgent elective children’s surgical cases during the period of peak prevalence of infection in the general population. There is now a focus on addressing the huge backlog of procedures which have been delayed since the beginning of the pandemic in a safe and effective way. This has been the result of a huge collective effort by the RCPCH, APAGBI, RCoA, BAPS, RCS England and the Association of Perioperative Practice, and many others

The RCPCH recommendations use the most up to date evidence to inform practice that will enable recovery of children’s elective surgery.

Should Dexmedetomidine be used for paediatric procedural sedation?