Sept 2006 SOWRA Meeting, Taunton

The inaugural meeting of the South West Regional anaesthesia Group took place at Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton.

Approximately 45 delegates attended from all over the south west region. a variety of lectures were given by speakers from within the region and guest speakers from Holland and Nottingham.

A video link to theatres enabled delegates to watch real time demonstrations of various techniques.

Highlights of the meeting included guest speaker, Dr Nigel Jacks' demonstration of Pippa's approach to the interscalene block, and an excellent demonstration of various ultrasound guided regional blocks by Dr Gill Foxall.