The Bill Mapleson Centre


Cutting-edge clinical centre opens in South Wales

Posted on 22 May 2014 by Jeff Clark

A new state-of-the-art centre for medical testing and training goes live today in the Cynon Valley. The Bill Mapleson Centre brings the design and testing of medical equipment and the training of tomorrow’s doctors together under one roof – working with business for the benefit of patients. A partnership between Cardiff University and the global
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Innovative Teaching

Posted on 20 May 2014 by Jeff Clark

The department has been involved in teaching using simulation for many years.  A large amount of anaesthetic practice is focussed on skills development.  Postgraduate trainees use simulation to develop bronchoscopic skills, gain familiarity with some of the newer airway devices as well as using high-fidelity simulation to develop human skills in emergency scenarios. Anaesthetists have
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The Bill Mapleson Centre

Posted on 16 May 2014 by Jeff Clark

Since it’s establishment in 1947 when Professor William W. Mushin became Professor of Anaesthesia, the Department of Anaesthetics at Cardiff has been at the forefront of innovation in anaesthesia, giving it’s name to many inventions and developments.  Many of these inventions can by viewed in the online Mushin Museum archive (http://www.mushinmuseum.org.uk/index.html) curated and archived by
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