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23 November 2021 Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust crowned winners of the Green Surgery Challenge 2021

The Green Surgery Challenge 2021 was an opportunity for the UK's surgical community to recognise the value of sustainable healthcare for surgical conditions and help the NHS meet its commitment to achieve net zero by 2040. An emergency and general surgery team from Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust (LTHT) were crowned the winning team.

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17 November 2021 A Day in the Life of… A Volunteer Nurse in an Emergency Field Hospital

Your perioperative career path can be varied, challenging and hugely rewarding. Today, we are taking a look at a day in the life of a volunteer nurse in an emergency field hospital.

news image - Chlorhexidine for Skin Cleansing in Neonates - NPPG

25 October 2021 Chlorhexidine for Skin Cleansing in Neonates - NPPG

Chlorhexidine for Skin Cleansing in Neonates - NPPG

news image - BOAST - The Safe Use of Intraoperative Tourniquets

11 October 2021 BOAST - The Safe Use of Intraoperative Tourniquets

BOAST - The Safe Use of Intraoperative Tourniquets

news image - Covid Insight Sept 2021 - News from CQC

4 October 2021 Covid Insight Sept 2021 - News from CQC

Covid Insight Sept 2021 - News from CQC

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30 September 2021 Action needed to ensure maternity services offer safe, high-quality care - News from CQC

News from Care Quality Commission

Action needed to ensure maternity services offer safe, high-quality care

Our new report looking at maternity care in England finds continued concern about the variation in the quality and safety of services.

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27 September 2021 Dr Christopher Wood Wins David Pidduck Novice Writers' Award 2021

Congratulations to Dr Christopher Wood who is this year's winner of the David Pidduck Novice Writers' Award for his paper 'Fluid management: An update for perioperative practitioners'.

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22 September 2021 AfPP AGM - 4 November 2021

Join us for the AfPP Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Hilton Hotel, East Midlands Airport on Thursday 4 November 2021!

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