NAP7 Report

Chapter 1

A patient's experience of perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 2

Introduction to NAP7 perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 3

The patient, public and lay perspective

Chapter 4

NAP7 headlines and summary of key findings

Chapter 5

NAP7 main recommendations

Chapter 6

NAP7 Methods

Chapter 7

COVID-19 and perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 8

The Anaesthesia and Critical Care COVID-19 Activity Tracking (ACCC-Track) survey

Chapter 9

NAP7 Local Coordinator survey of organisational preparedness for perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 10

NAP7 Individual Anaesthetists' Baseline Survey: preparedness and experiences of perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 11

The NAP7 Activity Survey: patient characteristics, anaesthetic workload and techniques in the UK

Chapter 12

NAP7 Activity Survey: serious complications during anaesthesia

Chapter 13

Perioperative cardiac arrest case reports - demographics and outcomes

Chapter 14

The independent sector and perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 15

Controversies in perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 16

Perioperative cardiac arrest deaths in low-risk patients

Chapter 17

Managing the aftermath and learning from perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 18

A commentary on good care in NAP7

Chapter 19

Risk assessment and its implications for perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 20

Perioperative decisions about cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Chapter 21

Airway and respiratory complications associated with perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 22

Suspected perioperative anaphylaxis associated with cardiac arrest

Chapter 23

Perioperative cardiac arrest associated with major haemorrhage

Chapter 24

Perioperative bradycardia and tachyarrhythmia

Chapter 25

Advanced life support for perioperative cardiac arrest: triggers for chest compressions, adrenaline dosing and timing in adults

Chapter 26

Perioperative cardiac arrest and anaesthetic drug choice and dosing

Chapter 27

Paediatric perioperative cardiac arrest

Chapter 28

Perioperative cardiac arrest in the older frailer patients

Chapter 29

Obesity and perioperative cardiac arrest in NAP7

Chapter 30

Ethnicity and NAP7

Chapter 31

Monitoring and transfer

Chapter 32

Anaesthetic rooms - mind the gap (again)

Chapter 33

Cardiac arrest in critically ill children receiving anaesthetic care in non-specialist centres

Chapter 34

Cardiac arrest in obstetric patients receiving anaesthetic care

Chapter 35

Perioperative cardiac arrest in vascular surgery

Chapter 36

Perioperative cardiac arrest in patients undergoing cardiac surgery

Chapter 37

Cardiac arrest during cardiology procedures requiring anaesthesia

Chapter 38

Cardiac arrest in neurosurgery, regional anaesthesia and remote locations

Chapter 39

Postoperative cardiac arrests in recovery, critical care and ward areas