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20th Anniversary of the ANZSCTS Database

The first of June marked the 20th anniversary of the first case entered into the ANZSCTS Cardiac Surgery Database. The Database Program started with six Victorian public hospital units and currently includes over 170,000 records from fifty-eight units throughout...

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Abstract submission for 3SCTS 2021 is now open

3SCTS 2021 is now accepting abstract submissions for Research Paper and Posters. Abstract Submission Deadline Friday 30 July 2021 Abstract Notification to Authors Friday 20 August 2021 Closure of Early Registration Sunday 17 October 2021...

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Perfusionist position at Royal Hobart Hospital

The Tasmanian Health Service is seeking an experienced and motivated Perfusionist to join its team. The role involves independently running cardiopulmonary bypass and related cardiac support equipment for elective and emergency cardiovascular procedures. Permanent...

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Avant interview with Professor Brendan Murphy

https://youtu.be/JamIK7VPpIw Avant’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr Penny Browne, sat down with Professor Brendan Murphy in his last few weeks as Australia’s Chief Medical Officer, to talk about his extraordinary journey of leading a team of medical experts responding to...

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COVID-19 Update to the ANZSCTS Database

The ANZSCTS Database will be releasing a small update to the data collection and data entry web system over the next few weeks to incorporate data elements relevant to the pandemic. Variables will be added to record whether the patient has had a laboratory-confirmed...

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SCIDUA Annual Report 2018

The Clinical Excellence Commission has published the Special Committee Investigating Deaths Under Anaesthesia (SCIDUA) Annual Report 2018, approved by the Minister for Health. Download report

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