This guide has been designed for anaesthetists interested in History of Anaesthesia to locate relevant resources on this topic, including those available through the ANZCA library.
Owens WD, Abram SE. The genesis of pain medicine as a subspecialty in anesthesiology. Journal of Anesthesia History. 2019.
Baldwin AJ, Frost JC. What can medical students learn from studying history? Medical Teacher. 2019;1:1-1.
Anaesthesia and Intensive Care - History supplement
The latest History supplement from Anaesthesia and Intensive Care is contained in Volume 46, 4 (supplement) 2018, there are many interesting articles on the theme of "origins" in anaesthesia (also available online), including:
Haridas RP. Origin of the word 'anesthesiology': Mathias J. Seifert, MD. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2018;46(7):14-17.
Baker AB. Genesis of the College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care. 2018;46(1_suppl):35-51.
Past History Supplements
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