Presentations & Papers

The following presentations are collected from numerous talks I have given over the years and are available online as a free service for educational purposes.

Anaesthesia and related Subjects


Anaesthetic Emergencies

Series of short presentations originally for nursing and allied health staff working in the operating theatre and recovery room environment. Initially presented at Caboolture Private Hospital July 2003.
  • Management of the difficult airway including failed intubation.
  • Acute Anaphylaxis
  • Latex Allergy
  • Air Embolism
  • Malignant Hyperthermia

Respiratory Emergencies in the Perioperative Acute Care Unit

  • Respiratory Depression
  • Laryngospasm
  • Bronchospasm
  • Post-Extubation Stridor
  • Negative Pressure Pulmonary Oedema
  • Pneumothorax

Regional Anaesthesia

  • Revision of basic local anaesthetic principles including pharmacology, physiology and some anatomy.
  • Regional Anaesthetic Blocks

Sedation for Dentistry

  • Sedation in Dentistry


  • Statistics for the Part 1 FANZCA examination.

Clinical Nutrition

  • Perioperative Nutrition
  • Physiology of Starvation
  • Triple Chamber of Secrets
  • Nutrition, human rights of the cell

Online Medical Education

Internet Based Distance Education

  • An introduction to Netmeeting
  • Real Time, Real Young, Real Smart
  • Computer Internet Workshop
  • CME & the Internet

Medicine 2.0


Medical Software

  • Virtual Practice
  • Winchart