Category: Patient Experience

  • Caesarian

    Caesarian

    Seven people go into a room and eight people come out. Anaesthetists don’t just work with unconscious patients. This¬†expectant mother is being guided through a magic trick.¬†Sitting beside her, the anaesthetist asks questions, tells her what is happening, and what she can expect to feel and hear. His team help bridge the gap between her […]

  • Patient Experience

    Patient Experience

    From my own experiences, I’m aware of the intimacy and vulnerability in handing yourself over completely into the care of someone else. Everyone remembers having a general anaesthetic. They won’t remember the operation; but they’re likely to tell their friends all about the process of slipping into unconsciousness. The anaesthetist is their guide and protector […]