Haiti

So when we started working with pulse oximeters and the concept of patient’s oxygen saturation, I must admit – it was a revolution for all anaesthetists.

Paediatric monitoring_St Boniface Hospital_Haiti_2013We have been delighted to work with a range of partners across Haiti, including the local anaesthesia providers who attended our training workshop in Port-au-Prince and received oximeters in May 2013.  We are still working to ascertain the total oximetry gap for the country as a whole and look forward to meeting this during 2014 and beyond.

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