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:

  • Joint statement by NACCS and SBNS on the measurement of CPP.
  • Guidelines for the provision of anaesthetic services – Services for neuroanaesthesia and neurocritical care 2014.
  • Management of cardiac arrest during neurosurgery in adults.
  • Standards for providing safe acute ischaemic stroke thrombectomy services.
  • RCoA ACSA standards for accreditation as a department of Neuroanaesthesia.


Neuroanaesthesia and neurocritical care

Wednesday 09 November 2016

Organiser: Dr Craig Carroll, Salford

An excellent, informative day for anaesthetists and intensivists interested in neuroanaesthesia and neurocritical care.

For more information please use the link to take you to AAGBI website.

Downloadable AAGBI November Programme (PDF)

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NACCSGBI 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting, London.

Thursday 18th – Friday 19th May 2017
Institute of Electrical Engineers

Join us and SNACC for the 2017 Pan-London ASM

A two day meeting with Expert speakers, Debates, Workshops, President’s reception and Gala dinner 

Keynote Speakers:

David Menon, Andrew Kofke, Martin Smith, Adrian Gelb, Mike Nathanson, George Mashour, Katie Warnaby, Rafi Avitsian, Mike Grocott, Jeff Pasternak

Areas Covered:

  • Controversies in brain death
  • TBI -a manifesto for rational care
  • Reducing perioperative complications
  • Enhanced recovery
  • Cancer & anaesthesia
  • Thrombectomy
  • TBI –Roadside to NICU
  • Fellowships in neuroanaesthesia


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 2015, for research into a suitable topic within the neuroanaesthesia/critical care sphere.

Please read to see how NASGBI is involved with supporting the NIAA.

Changes to Membership Categories

31st May 2016

Changes to Membership Categories Full Membership: Full Membership of the Society shall be open to all Consultants in Great Britain and Ireland who are involved or interested …Read More

First ACSA Neuroanaesthesia Accredited Department

15th February 2016

Congratulations to the department of Neuroanaesthesia and Critiical Care at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth who have been awarded the FIRST sub speciality neuroanaesthesia ACSA accreditation by …Read More

Archived Journal Reviews now available to view

17th January 2016

After Council Meeting discussions on Friday 15th January 2016 non-members can access archived journal reviews: http://naccsgbi.org/journal-review/

EPO-TBI published

7th October 2015

EPO-TBI trial was published in The Lancet today Whilst there was a small reduction in mortaility this was offset by more severely disabled survivors with …Read More

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