Airway Assessment

How to spot a potentially difficult intubation.

Pulse Oximetry

Our favourite bit of monitoring, and how it works.

An anaesthetic walkthrough

A step-by-step through the basics.


Just how safe is a needle to the back?

Medical Gases

How to safely insufflate your patient with the right stuff

Oxygen and Face Masks

The difference between fixed and variable devices

Muscle Relaxants

Take home messages * If in doubt, rocuronium is rarely a


Take home messages * Capnography provides useful information about airway, breathing

Ventilator Modes

An intro to some overcomplicated machinery!

Paediatric Endoscopy

The ins and outs of the ins and outs