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.
Brought to you by the Perioperative Medicine Special Interest Group (SIG) in association with the Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine and the Internal Medicine Society of Australia and New Zealand at the 7th annual Australasian Symposium of Perioperative Medicine.
The Perioperative Medicine Special Interest Group (SIG) has three aims; improve patient safety and outcomes, share knowledge and collaborate with specialty groups, develop the specialty of perioperative medicine with various craft groups.
For more information follow this link here: http://www.anzca.edu.au/fellows/special-interest-groups/perioperative-medicine