Perioperative ultrasound for anaesthetists

We are a group of ultrasound enthusiasts involved all aspects of perioperative ultrasound, with a focus on regional anaesthesia.

We all have a strong clinical background and are committed to teaching others about safe and effective ultrasound use.


We have recently re-designed our resources site. The process of updating and adding new content is ongoing.

Ultrasound Workshops for 2016

BATS on ICE  August 18th 2016

Our popular BOI workshop is back in 2016 with needle imaging skills session, masterclasses and small group workstations.

Venue: Millennium hotel, Queenstown

BATS Ultrasound and Anatomy Workshop November 18th 2016

Combining gross anatomy with sonoanatomy, this workshop will help develop your regional anaesthesia skills.

Venue: School of Medicine, Auckland University, Grafton


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Administrative contact

Please contact Karen Patching -
Desk phone: +64 (0) 9 375 7085
Email: karenp@adhb.govt.nz

c/- Department of Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
Level 8 - Support Building, Auckland City Hospital
PO Box 92024, Auckland, New Zealand