Two years ago, joint guidelines from the AAGBI and British Hypertension Society were published. They were the first to advise on the measurement, diagnosis and management of raised blood pressure prior to planned surgery and were warmly welcomed by all stakeholders. Despite this clarity, peri-operative research on the consequences of pre-operative hypertension is lacking. This month, Crowther et al. report their study on the association between pre-operative hypertension and intra-operative haemodynamic instability.
Greetings from ISA Amritsar City Branch!
At the outset we would like to thank all the members of our ISA Amritsar City Branch for reposing faith in us to lead this organisation as president and secretary for the year 2017-18 and again for second term for the year 2018-19. It will be our greatest endeavour to carry the pride of this great legacy further to make a great stride. Last year was phenomenal as ISA Amritsar City Branch carried out various non scientific programmes like Public awareness drive in Rambagh area apart from BLS programme. read more