CPD Study Days

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About the course

Our CPD Study Days are designed for busy doctors, to efficiently maintain competence and aid with revalidation in anaesthetic and surgical practice.

These study days will provide updates on new treatments and techniques, including top tips on improving performance, from specialists in the clinical field. You will also have access to experts who will equip you with new skills to better cope with the demands of everyday working life.

Lectures include:

  • Lies, damned lies and statistics
  • Evidence, experts and the illusion of certainty
  • Anaesthesia and cancer recurrence 
  • Principles of TIVA
  • TIVA and accidental awareness 
  • Resilience training
  • Responding to the aftermath of a terrorist attack in the UK
  • Managing stress and burnout in our colleagues
  • Update on permanent pacemakers and implantable defibrillators
  • Exploring medical ethics
  • Why spinals fail
  • Oxygenation in airway management
  • Update in obstetric anaesthesia
  • Update on the management of acute severe pancreatitis
  • NAP6: Perioperative anaphylaxis
  • A journey from thiopentone to desflurane. Where are we going next?
  • Protocol driven pathways in colorectal surgery
  • Goal directed therapy
  • Perioperative Quality Improvement Programme (PQIP)
  • Emergency front of neck access: What to do in neonates, infants, children and adults
  • Update on the management of head and spinal injuries
  • Innovation in management of cardiac disease - drugs, treatment strategies and technology


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