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WFSA Resource Area

We recommend the following sites for access to a wealth of information on anaesthesiology, patient safety and health care.

The WFSA is not responsible for clinical guidelines and recommendations provided by other organisations. Treatment options vary from country to country, and it is important that anaesthesiologists use discretion when applying guidelines and recommendations in their own situations.

 

Anesthesia and Analgesia

Anesthesia and Analgesia

A & A is the official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society and an official journal of the WFSA. It includes free and open access material.

European Journal of Anaesthesiology

European Journal of Anaesthesiology

The EJA includes free access / open access material

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

Anaesthesia and Intensive Care is the official journal of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists, Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society and the New Zealand Society of Anaesthetists. 

Gas Man

Gas Man

A unique computer tool for teaching, simulating and experimenting with anaesthesia uptake and distribution. Powerful and easy to use. 

Précis d'anesthésie cardiaque (PAC)

Précis d'anesthésie cardiaque (PAC)
The main purpose of the CAP education resources is to teach both anaesthesiologists practicing cardiac surgery and those with surgical patients with heart disease.

The Association for Perioperative Practice

The Association for Perioperative Practice

The AfPP provides theatre practitioners with specialist Support, Knowledge, Training, Events and Advice.

Anaesthesia

Anaesthesia

Anaesthesia is the official journal of the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britian and Ireland and includes free and open access material through the Wiley online library.

Indian Journal of Anaesthesia

Indian Journal of Anaesthesia

The IJA is the official publication of the Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists and is open access. 

Anesthesia Considerations

Anesthesia Considerations

 Anaesthesia Considerations aims to provide anesthesiologists, trainees, and perioperative allied health professionals with concise, current, and accessible clinical information.

Hinari

Hinari

Set up by WHO together with major publishers, Hinari enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. 

Risky Business

Risky Business

Access shared ideas and learning from world-class professionals across the spectrum of safety critical industries and sport.

The Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library

The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making.

Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia

Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia

The CJA is the official journal of the Canadian Anesthesiologists Society and include free and open access material.

WHO Patient Safety

WHO Patient Safety

WHO provides a wide range of resources on patient safety. We also recommend the educational material on emergency and essential surgical care available here

CHFG

CHFG

The CHFG works to make healthcare safer. Their site provides free access to guidance, podcasts, films, articles, books and journals around patient safety.

INASP

INASP

INASP provides information about Medicine and Health Sciences resources that are freely available to researchers in developing and emerging countries.

Smile Train

Smile Train

Explore Smile Train's online medical cleft library. Invaluable articles from the world's most prestigious journals.

Ultrasound for Regional Anesthesia

Ultrasound for Regional Anesthesia

USRA provides a range of guides, tools, films etc. for ultrasound guided regional anesthesia and pain medicine.

Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology

The official Journal of the American Society of Anesthesiologists includes free access / open access material.

APSF

APSF

The APSF's Mission is to improve the safety of patients during anesthesia care. A range of safety tools is available here.

Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain

Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain

Continuing Education in Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain, is a joint venture of the British Journal of Anaesthesia and The Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK. It is also the official journal of The Faculty of Pain Medicine and The College of Anaesthetists of Ireland.

NYSORA

NYSORA

NYSORA promotes the practice of Regional Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine through dissemination of new information using innovative educational resources.

Society For Pediatric Anesthesia

Society For Pediatric Anesthesia
Download a PowerPoint Lecture Series on paediatric anaesthesia accessible on the Society of Pediatric Anesthesia website.