27 April 2016

Avonmouth House, 6 Avonmouth Street, London

The meeting will start promptly at 10:00 and is expected to finish at approximately 17:00

Please note that this is a draft agenda and is subject to change prior to the meeting.

Draft agenda

  1. Welcome and introductions – Part 1 only (open session)
  2. Code of conduct for members of the public attending the meeting – Part 1 only (open session)
  3. Declarations of Interest – Part 1 only (open session)
  4. Objectives of the day – Part 1 only (open session)
  5. Perioperative Hypothermia Part 1 only (open session)
    • 5.1. Introduction to topic
    • 5.2. Committee questions to topic experts
    • 5.3. Review and discussion of the clinical and health economic evidence
    • 5.4. Review Question 1: What is the best site for accurately measuring temperature in the different phases of perioperative care?
    • 5.5. Review Question 2: Are warming devices/mechanisms effective in preventing perioperative inadvertent hypothermia in adults in the different phases of perioperative care, specifically comparing classed of active warming devices?
    • 5.6. Review Question 3: Is 30 minute temperature monitoring for overheating required during the 120 minutes after induction of anaesthesia?
    • 5.7. Equalities impact assessment
  6. Perioperative Hypothermia Part 2 only (closed session)
    • 6.1. Draft recommendations
  7. Next steps and AOB – Part 1 only (open session)

Date, time and venue of next meeting: 26 July 2016 10am, NICE offices London

Please note all timings are approximate.

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The closing date for registration is Wednesday 13 April 2016. Please note that it may not be possible to accept late registration requests.

Should you have any queries regarding attending this meeting, please contact the Meetings in Public Coordinator Josh South

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Registration period: 30 March 2016 to 13 April 2016
Registration is closed.