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October 2020

The Operating Theatre Journal - October 2020

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In depth coverage of this month's surgical and anaesthetic news.
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Unique Approach Key to Delivering Additional Operating Theatre Capacity


Greater Manchester and Sectra Sign Deal to Kick-start One of the Largest Diagnostic Imaging Initiatives in the NHS


NHS Supply Chain Supports Innovation in Surgical Techniques with Launch of New Robotics Framework


One Third of Surgeons and Nurses Experience Harmful Allergic Reactions in the Operating Theatre


FDA Issues Final Guidance for Certain Labelling Recommendations for Breast Implants


Especially Important for Older Men to Stay Hydrated



  • Report: Protecting Surgery Through a Second Wave
  • Growing Cancer Wait Times Rquires Urgent Effort as We Face Second Wave
  • NBT Doctor Leads Study on Risks of COVID-19 Being Spread by Aerosol Generating Procedures
  • Investigation into how Government Increased the Number of Ventilators Available to the NHS in Response to COVID-19
  • New Statistics Show NHS Staff Sickness Absence for Coronavirus-related Reasons

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