Neuraxial and regional anaesthesia devices with non-Luer connectors

Please see below for an updated statement from the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI), the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA), the Obstetric Anaesthetists Association (OAA), Regional Anaesthesia UK (RA-UK), the Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (APAGBI), the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the RCoA (FPMRCA) and the Patient Liaison Group of the RCoA.

Please also note the Neuraxial Update Newsletter issued this month by the NHS Commissioning Board. This contains information relevant to the updated statement on neuraxial and regional anaesthesia devices with non-Luer connectors.

More information on the NPSA alert can be found on our dedicated page.

 

21 February 2013