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Anaesthesia Tutorial of the Week

Welcome to Anaesthesia Tutorial of the Week (ATOTW), an online educational resource run by the WFSA. Our aim is to support anaesthesia training throughout the world, particularly in areas where the access to journals and learning materials is limited.

Anyone is welcome to use our materials. If you wish to be notified by e-mail when a new tutorial is available, please complete the sign up form below.

Latest Tutorial

Anesthetic Considerations for Pregnant Women with Multiple Sclerosis - ATOTW 359

Multiple Sclerosis is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system that effects 1 million people worldwide, of which two-thirds are women and many are in their child-bearing years. The effects of pregnancy on disease progression, pregnancy outcome as well as anesthetic considerations is discussed in this tutorial.

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ATOTW Editorial Board

Editor-­in-­Chief

Maytinee Lilaonitkul
atotw@wfsahq.org


Associate Editor

Gregory Klar (Canada)

General

Luke Baitch (Aus)
Matt Doane (Aus)
Clara Ching Mei Poon (HK)
Nicola Whittle (NZ)

Intensive Care

Will English (UK)
Niraj Niranjan (UK)
Harry Singh (UK)

Paediatric anaesthesia

Kate Wilson (UK)
Anthony Bradley (UK)

Obstetric anaesthesia

James Brown (Canada)
Gill Abir (USA)

Pain

Muralidha Joshi (India)
Amanda Baric (Aus)

Regional anaesthesia

Kim Russon (UK)
Gill Foxall (UK)

Basic Science

Emma Giles (Aus)
Alex Konstantatos (Aus)

Patient Safety

Isabeau Walker (UK)
Nick Boyd (UK)

ATOTW Translators

Many thanks to our team of translators who create ATOTW content in Chinese, French, Portuguese and Spanish.


The current lead translators are:

Chinese

Lize Xiong (China)

French

Pierre Fiset (Canada)

Portuguese

Rogean Nunes (Brazil)

Spanish

Juan Carlos Duarte (CLASA)


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It is the goal of WFSA ATOTW to support learning in anaesthesia across the globe.  We encourage you to  link to our tutorials and share or distribute them via any means providing you respect the terms above.