Congratulations to the PATRN team for publishing the results of the PErioperAtive CHildhood ObesitY (PEACHY) study in the British Journal of Anaesthesia
A fantastic collaborative effort of a successful paediatric anaesthesia trainee network.
Prevalence of PErioperAtive CHildhood obesitY in children undergoing general anaesthesia in the UK: a prospective, multicentre, observational cohort study⇗
The study showed an alarmingly high incidence of obesity amongst children presenting for surgical procedures under general anaesthesia in the UK.
Its accompanied by a BJA editorial : PEACHY, Another fruitful study⇗
You can find out more about the PARTN trainee research network and how to get involved in our Trainee section>PATRN Research Network section