Category: theatres

22nd December 2015 – An Airedale anaesthetist joins global campaigners for a ‘greener’ world

Posted on 12/22/15 by AireAdmin

The irony of flying half way round the world to California to lobby about sustainability was not lost on anaesthetist and eco warrior Frank Swinton. He had sleepless nights over whether to take up the offer and speak about his passion at the American Society of Anesthesiologists annual event in San Diego held last month […]

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22nd December 2015 – An Airedale anaesthetist joins global campaigners for a ‘greener’ world

Posted on 12/22/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

It was the first time I had flown for five years when I took part in the American Society of Anesthesiologists annual event in San Diego and spoke about my passion – sustainability. The irony of flying half way round the world to California to do this wasn’t lost on me and I had several […]

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17th December 2015 – Donations to make sure patients are asleep during operations

Posted on 12/17/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

Equipment worth around £25,000 has been donated to Airedale’s operating theatres by the hospital’s charity to help monitor patients who are having an anaesthetic. They have bought two Narcotrend™ depth of anaesthesia monitors for anaesthetists to use to measure how active a patient’s brain is and how asleep they are while they have any procedures […]

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