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Anaesthetic Awareness Network (UK & Ireland)

Organisation name
Anaesthetic Awareness Network (UK & Ireland)
The Anaesthetic Awareness Network (UK & Ireland) exists in order to:

Offer support and encouragement to victims of awareness and their families.
Share stories and information where appropriate for the benefit of victims.
Act as a catalyst for change in anaesthetic practice and attitudes towards using new technologies available for consciousness monitoring.
Work with existing campaigns nationally and internationally for the benefit of patients who are still facing the possibility of trauma brought about by anaesthetic 'mistakes'.
Develop a strong network of patients and professionals who are willing to work together to promote the most effective solutions to the horrific problem of awareness.
Raise public and professional awareness of the availability of new technologies, so as to keep the necessity for change in anaesthetic practices high on the medical agenda.
Is this a national or local organisation?
Is there a local support network?
Not applicable