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Jan 10, 2019

Two articles, which both feature in The British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA), are dissected in this week's Journal Club. They both discuss oxygen, the two articles are linked to here:

Effectiveness of 80% vs 30–35% fraction of inspired oxygen in patients undergoing surgery: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis:

https://bjanaesthesia.org/article/S0007-0912(18)31346-1/fulltext

Safety of 80% vs 30–35% fraction of inspired oxygen in patients undergoing surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis:

https://bjanaesthesia.org/article/S0007-0912(18)31351-5/fulltext

Presented by Monty Mythen with Tim Miller, President elect of the American Society of Enhanced Recovery (ASER) and Anaesthsiologist from Duke University Medical Centre and Mike Grocott, Professor of Anaesthesia and critical care at the University of Southampton.

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