A recent statement by the RCEM about a tragic death after hip fracture generated a great deal of concern both amongst members and anaesthetic societies.
We are pleased to report that the RCEM have taken steps to clarify their initial response, the text of which is provided below. RA-UK fully endorses the following.
RA-UK ASM 2018 Swansea
May 10th Workshops and Updates, Liberty Stadium.
May 11th Scientific Meeting, Brangwyn Hall.
Featuring international speakers including Michael Barrington and Matthias Desmet, with topics such as Innervation of the hip joint, new applications of US and the Quadratus Lumborum block.
See main ASM page here.
Past abstracts accepted at RA-UK Annual Scientific meetings are available for download from this page.
Download links (PDF)
We are pleased to present the video podcasts of the lecture series from our recent AGM in Brighton, featuring lectures from Admir Hadzic, Jens Børglum, Ki Jinn Chin and more. Many thanks to Syntectica and Olly for the production of these videos.
RA-UK are pleased to announce the launch of a new patient information video titled "Nerve Blocks: An Information Video For Patients". The video provides information for patients undergoing surgery under an upper limb block and we would encourage all members to direct patients to this excellent resource.
The video, produced by Dr Anthony Carey and Dr Ruth Greer from Bristol, was funded by an RA-UK Small Project Grant.The videographer was Rupert Ward-Lewis.