Tuesday 10:05-10:20 & 16:05-16:25, Hall 4 Slient Symposia

Will the safe sedation guidelines update by Academy of Medical Royal Colleges in 2021 lead to Capnography becoming a standard? Join this symposium to hear Dr Martin Lees discuss the current state of practice, reflecting on the role of non-anaesthetist led sedation in the context of guidelines and recommendations and evidence-based practice.


Dr Martin Lees – Clinical Director Cardiac Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine (and Sedate UK lead)
Barts Heart Centre, Barts Health NHS Trust

Talk agenda:

  • Sedation as a continuum
  • Current state of practice
  • Guidelines and recommendations
  • Evidence-based practice