As recently as the 1980s there was limited training for Mongolian anaesthetists. Dr Amanda Baric and A/Professor David Pescod are driving a program to improve healthcare.
The British Government has accused Russia of stockpiling the Soviet-designed nerve agent Novichok to use in assassinations. Professor Braitberg tells us how and why it’s so deadly.
New research finds that seeing a physiotherapist before abdominal surgery can halve the rate of potentially deadly respiratory complications, with Ms Ianthe Boden and Professor Linda Denehy.
Anaesthesia has come a long way from its origins in dentistry in 1840s America, but just how it works remains a medical mystery. Professor David Story provides a brief history.