Comprising of cover notes published in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care from 1989 to 2011, this book details the history of anaesthesia and anaesthetic equipment. Read how anaesthesia became what it is today, from the first anaesthetic and the developments over the years. Learn about the controversies, failures and experiments along the way and the stories behind the discoveries. This hardcover book is 288 pages long, including references and an index, and costs AUD$66 (including GST and postage in Australia).
A limited number have been printed, so order your copy now*.
* All new members of the Society receive a complimentary copy of this book.
The book, contains historical essays on anaesthesia, pain medicine, intensive care medicine and related fields by over 100 international medical and academic historians. A valuable addition to the series, which commenced in 1982, the book has 16 sections covering 800 pages of the rich history of the development of anaesthesia and its place in the overall history of medicine.
The book is available to purchase for AUD$40 plus postage from the Australian Society of Anaesthetists.
One Grand Chain is a fascinating tale of travel, of people and of Anaesthesia, intermeshed with medicopolitical events of the era, against a backdrop of Australasian and World History. You will get both editions for this product.
One Grand Chain is a fascinating tale of travel, of people and of Anaesthesia, intermeshed with medicopolitical events of the era, against a backdrop of Australasian and World History.
Anaesthesia & You is a brochure we produce to assist anaesthetists and patients in explaining and understanding the anaesthetic details of surgery. Our brochure will describe the different types of anaesthesia that can be used and reassure patients what their anaesthetist’s role is post-surgery.
Members can download a complimentary pdf of Anaesthesia & You here. The pdf can be emailed to patients.
For non-members, you can view a sample copy of the patient information brochure here.
* ASA provides its members a discount code. Please call 1800 806 654, alternatively, email email@example.com for code.
We offer our members Pre-Anaesthesia Assessment Form pads to assist with ensuring all elements are covered in pre-procedure between anaesthetists and patients.
View a sample copy of the Anaesthesia chart here.
For use when a patient has had a severe anaesthesia incident. The ASA warning cards help ensure all medical staff are aware of the previous incident and can act upon any vital information provided.
If you have any comments or questions on the above please contact us on 1800 806 654 or firstname.lastname@example.org.