Excellence in Neuroanaesthesia & Neurocritical Care

The Neuro Anaesthesia & Critical Care Society of Great Britain and Ireland (NACCS) evolved from the Neurosurgical Travelling Club (NATC) founded in 1965. This is the official web site of the society promoting its objective;

the advancement of education for the public benefit in the science of neuroanaesthesia and neurocritical care”


Clinical Guidelines

The NACCS has been active in its contribution and development of guidelines related to neuroanaesthesia and neurointensive care with other key organisations:


Manchester Symposium

Challenges in Neuroanaesthesia and Critical-Care for the Non-neuro Anaesthetist

20th November 2017

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Registration

 

******2017 ASM Lectures now available to view *******

For all NACCSGBI members log into members area and use tabs on left hand side.


 

NACCSGBI 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

Bristol

Marriott Hotel

Thursday 10th – Friday 11th May 2018


ILAE British Chapter: 4th Clinical Epilepsy Course for Junior Doctors (and medical students)

Due to its continuing success and popularity, the ILAE British Chapter is delighted to announce that it will host its 4th Clinical Epilepsy Course for Junior Doctors (and medical students) at the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London on the 15th February 2018. Course overview: It is a one-day teaching course where a number of distinguished speakers will lead sessions providing junior doctors with a comprehensive guide on how to manage patients with epilepsy. We have developed an interactive meeting with the aim to provide a high quality teaching experience, with the overall objective of improving epilepsy management in Britain. We encourage junior doctors and students from different sectors to attend and learn the latest developments in epilepsy research, care and treatments for patients and for this reason the ILAE is offering a flat rate fee of £85.55 until the 15th of November for junior doctors, medical and non-medical students. The course is aimed at: FY1 and FY2 junior doctors Core trainees (CT 1/2) Specialist trainees (ST 1/2) and specialist registrars in fields such as neurology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, acute and emergency medicine. GP trainees and general practitioners Other professionals are welcome to apply. Topics that will be discussed include: diagnosis, first seizure / patient pathway, MRI & EEG, anti-epileptic drugs, epilepsy co-morbidities, epilepsy surgery, status epilepticus, non-epileptic attacks, women and pregnancy, epilepsy and driving and paediatrics. The Early Bird Rate registration rate is just £85.55 and includes an electronic copy of the epilepsy teaching notes, lunch and refreshments and a certificate of attendance. Registration is now open at https://ilae-2018course-clinical-epilepsy-junior-doctor.eventbrite.co.uk If there are any queries about the course then feel free to contact us via email at members@ilaebritish.org.uk


Future Meetings:

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More Details and Registration


ISNACC 19th-21st January 2018, Mumbai

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Society of Anaesthetists in Radiology

March 15th, 2018

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Coroner’s Regulation 28 Letter Relating to Spinal Surgery

14th September 2017

The RCoA has received a Coroner’s Regulation 28 Letter Relating to Spinal Surgery which they have asked NACCSGBI to help disseminate. The letter can be found here.

NIAA Funding Partner

12th February 2015

NASGBI have now awarded two research grants each of £10000, using the NIAA system, and plan to offer a third grant of up to £20k in the first round of 2017, for research into a suitable topic within the neuroanaesthesia/critical care sphere. Please read to see how NACCSGBI is involved with supporting the NIAA.

Coroner’s Regulation 28 Letter Relating to Spinal Surgery

14th September 2017

The RCoA has received a Coroner’s Regulation 28 Letter Relating to Spinal Surgery which they have asked NACCSGBI to help disseminate. The letter can be found …Read More

2017 NACCSGBI and SNACC Annual Scientific Meeting Report

30th June 2017

2017 NACCSGBI and SNACC Annual Scientific Meeting Report.   The 2017 meeting was held in London, at the Institute of Electrical Engineers, a magnificent building …Read More

Consultation on Specialised Services clinical commissioning policies and service specifications

22nd May 2017

Overview NHS England has today (19 May 2017) launched a 90 day public consultation on a clinical commissioning policy proposition for Mechanical thrombectomy for acute …Read More

4th Edition of Brain Trauma Foundation guidelines Published

29th September 2016

Please use link to see latest BTF Guidelines. https://braintrauma.org/uploads/13/06/Guidelines_for_Management_of_Severe_TBI_4th_Edition.pdf?utm_source=newsletter_315&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=critical-care-reviews-newsletter-250  

RESCUEicp study published in NEJM

8th September 2016

The RESCUEicp study was published in the New England Journal of Medicine today http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1605215?query=featured_home#t=articleTop

New surveys added to members page

5th September 2016

Four surveys conducted via the NACCS members’ Survey Galaxy facility are now available to view / download from the members area of the website. These …Read More

Funding Partner