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June 2020

The Operating Theatre Journal - June 2020

Digital Edition Highlights:
In depth coverage of this month's surgical and anaesthetic news.
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National ODP Day: We have a chat with Laura Mitchell about the profession


Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Is a Safe Treatment


'Pain Switch' Could Lead to a New Generation of Anaesthetics


New Nursing Apprenticeships Are to be Offered in Cornwall


Meet Operating Department Practitioners Matt and Tom



  • New Blood Test for Coronavirus
  • Medical Device Industry:
    Are you ready post pandemic healthcare?
  • Over One Third of Anaesthetists Have Low Confidence in Preparedness for Restoring Non-COVID-19 NHS Services
  • Operating Department Practitioners: The unsung heroes of the COVID-19 crisis
  • Coronavirus: NHS Trust bosses not consulted over new face mask rules
  • Cancer Backlog Requires an Emergency National Response Similar to the Pandemic

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