Anaesthesia for Tissue Free-Flap Surgery

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What's in this tutorial?

In this course you will learn about tissue free-flap surgery and how you can keep the patient safe while supporting perfusion and optimising oxygen delivery to aid flap survival through anaesthesia management.


Learn about evidence based practices for anaesthetic management for Free-Flap Surgeries

Target Audience

Designed for anaesthesia professionals and other appropriate healthcare providers

Varied activities

Written lectures, illustrations and quizzes.

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Participate in the course discussion, share your thoughts and ask questions.
Course instructors

Dr Christine Wu, Dr Brian Yue & Dr Alex Konstantatos

Dr Wu is an anaesthetic Fellow at the Alfred (Melbourne, Australia)

Dr Yue is an accredited Plastics Registrar at the Alfred (Melbourne, Australia)

Dr Konstantatos is an Anaesthetic Consultant at the Alfred (Melbourne, Australia)

The course is edited by:  Gregory Klar, an Associate Professor in Anaesthesiology (Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada)

This course is provided by WFSA

The World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA) is the foremost global alliance of anaesthesiologists, with 133 Member Societies representing over 140 countries and 500,000 anaesthesiologists worldwide.

Course Content


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