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The Unsung Heroes in Surgical Safety

Ahead of International Nurses Day, it is crucial to spotlight the critical role of operating room nurses in ensuring surgical safety. Nurses are the backbone of successful surgical outcomes; they blend compassion and clinical expertise, managing every…

Lifebox features on the BBC

'One Crucial Piece of Equipment': Improving anesthesia monitoring with The Smile Train-Lifebox Capnograph.

Spotlight on South Sudan

“South Sudan is a brand new country, adjusting to its newfound independence.  The infrastructure and the finances are not yet fully developed, and Juba Teaching Hospital frequently has no electricity or running water.  However, when there is emergency surgery to…

2011 annual review

Curious about what Lifebox has been up to in 2011?  Want to know more about how we work to improve surgical and anaesthesia safety around the world? Download our 2011 annual review to…

BMJ Christmas Appeal 2011

We are delighted – and incredibly honoured – that the British Medical Journal (BMJ) has chosen Lifebox for its 2011 Christmas campaign. The campaign launches on 3 December and will run to the…

Lifebox makes page 2!

Lifebox is top of the fold of Page2Anesthesiology today, the blog for the journal Anesthesiology. Editor Dr  J. Lance Lichtor asks readers to: ‘First, consider the ASA standards for basic anesthetic monitoring… Second, as…

They call it the Windy City…

Lifebox is standing a little taller this week – approximately 46,000 times taller!  That’s the size of the American Society of Anesthesiologists membership, and you might have seen from our website that this anaesthetic colossus recently launched…

Lifebox in the news down under

Lifebox trustee Dr Alan Merry was interviewed for the September issue of the ANZCA Bulletin.  Click here to read more.

Counting to save lives

In less than two minutes, Christine Nanyanzi can convince you that the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist is a vital tool for saving lives – and that its absence from the operating room can kill.

Canadian campaign for Lifebox

The International Education Foundation of the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society has been working to develop the anesthesia specialty in Rwanda for many years. Now the Foundation is raising funds to support a pulse oximetry educational project in that country through Lifebox. The…

World Congress of Anaesthesiologists 2012

The World Congress of Anaesthesiologists (WCA) takes place every four years and the 15th WCA will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 25–30 March 2012. Lifebox is currently planning our attendance at WCA. We look forward to meeting many of…

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