Cuffed or uncuffed tubes? — Don’t Forget the Bubbles

Cite this article as: Davis, T. Cuffed or uncuffed tubes?, Don’t Forget the Bubbles, 2018. Available at:http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.17511The debate over uncuffed versus cuffed endotracheal tubes (ETTs) is a long-standing one. In a paper published in Pediatric Anesthesia this week, one paediatric critical care unit has published the results of their experience of introducing cuffed ETTs. Greaney… via… Continue Reading


Human Factors in Anaphylaxis!

The first of the Perioperative Anaphylaxis symposium lectures to go online.Here the brilliant @obidoc talking about Human Factors in periop anaphylaxis. For a novice like me – intriguing. #Frankland18@hypoxicchicken @markbkenny @doctimcookhttps://t.co/Kkb01lgHc9 via @YouTube — Sophie Farooque (@LondonAllergy) December 3, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js


Thai cave Rescue and Adelaide anaesthetist providing medical support!

The @MedSTAR_SA team is so proud of you @drharry64 – please stay safe.“An Australian doctor, who is part of Sunday's rescue mission, checked the boys' health on Saturday night and gave the all clear for the rescue to proceed.”https://t.co/PYgf25BgaH pic.twitter.com/51B1J5z2Zy — Mardi Steere (@mardi_steere) July 8, 2018 Meet the Australian doctor playing a key role… Continue Reading


Rural anaesthesia journal club!

This is the second installment of the Rural Anaesthesia Down Under (RADU) Journal Club. In this episode, I am joined by Drs Alex Harris and Melanie Little – both local, fellow Broome GP Anaesthetists. We got together and had a chat about 5 papers covering 4 topics: Perioperative anaphylaxis (the NAP6 Audit) Dose adjustment for spinal…… Continue Reading


Prehospital RSI drill to Bon Jovi!

Here is our crew testing their teamwork & ability to communicate non-verbally in tough environments. One of the ways they do this is by listening to loud music, in this case Bon Jovi. Watch them practice giving a prehospital anaesthetic without being able to hear each other! pic.twitter.com/wt3ca6ouQR — GWAAC (@GWAAC) April 18, 2018


Anaesthesia study by my brother!

Things learnt: Clinical research is a hard slog but I now get the buzz when you see your work out there. Also a patient statistician is worth their weight in unicorn shit… love you Dave Liu 😘 https://t.co/vrkEHwThHB — Thien LeCong (@TLCgunner) May 3, 2018


AAGBI Free Quick Reference Handbook for Anaesthesia!

Have you seen the new @AAGBI The Quick Reference Handbook (#QRH)? Free and open access to #guidelines for unexpected or uncommon #anaesthesia related emergencies. #FOAMed #standards #patientsafety Download it today: https://t.co/tCQwWKg7xV pic.twitter.com/pgxP42mgzW — AAGBI (@AAGBI) April 3, 2018