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May 23, 2019, 08:30 ET Shortage of anesthesiologists impacts delivery of surgical, acute and chronic pain services

More residency training positions needed TORONTO, May 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (CAS) has become concerned over the last several years with the increasing number of...


Mar 03, 2015, 18:14 ET Further Research Needed to Monitor Anesthetics Impact on Children's Brains

TORONTO, March 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (CAS) 2006 Research Recognition Award winner, Dr Beverley Orser, and a group of anesthesiologists and toxicologists have...


Feb 10, 2015, 17:17 ET Anesthesiologists' Advocacy Leads to Nationwide Agreement to Reduce the Risk of Drug Shortages

TORONTO, Feb. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose today announced that the federal government is moving to make it mandatory for pharmaceutical manufacturers to notify governments...


Jan 23, 2013, 11:50 ET Education, equipment and cooperation will save mothers' lives in Rwanda.

Canadian Anesthesiologists assisting colleagues in Rwanda to reduce the number of maternal deaths caused by unsafe anesthesia. TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Dr Patricia Houston, president of the...


Apr 24, 2012, 10:11 ET Anesthesiologists spell out policies to address "current and recurrent serious shortages" of medically necessary drugs.

TORONTO, April 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Reflecting an editorial published online in the Canadian Journal of Anesthesia, (see Drug shortages in anesthesia and perioperative medicine: Canada needs a better...


Mar 14, 2012, 17:41 ET Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society

TORONTO, March 14, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (CAS) calls upon the federal government to: a) work in cooperation with provincial and territorial governments and industry to...


Mar 07, 2012, 12:44 ET Anesthesiologists Call for Federal Leadership to address "potential crisis" of drug shortages

TORONTO, March 7, 2012 /CNW/ - Dr. Rick Chisholm, President of the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society (CAS) says "Canadians should know that your elective surgery - and even your safety and comfort...