ASSOCIATION of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.

  title={ASSOCIATION of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.},
  author={Andrew J Hartle and E Everett Anderson and Val Bythell and L Gemmell and Heather A. Jones and D McIvor and A Pattinson and P Sim and Ilse Walker},
  volume={67 6},
A pre-use check to ensure the correct functioning of anaesthetic equipment is essential to patient safety. The anaesthetist has a primary responsibility to understand the function of the anaesthetic equipment and to check it before use. Anaesthetists must not use equipment unless they have been trained to use it and are competent to do so. A self-inflating… CONTINUE READING