This piece is a fascinating overview of Australia and New Zealand’s Emergency Laparotomy Audit – Quality Improvement (ANZELA-QI). It works as an update on the initiative, provides all the background you need including explanations regarding, structure, organisation and additional support as well as answering key questions such as: Do we need it? How do you join and what happens when you do?

A link to the slides for this talk is here: http://www.anzca.edu.au/documents/03-ben-griffiths_anzela-qi-an-update.pdf

Presented by Ben Griffiths, consultant anesthetist at Auckland City Hospital, anaesthetic lead for ANZELA-QI.