Muscat, Deliberations of the 3rd Middle East

Conference for Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) will start

tomorrow (Friday) at the Grand Millennium Hotel Muscat under the

patronage of H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Saif Al-Hosni, Undersecretary of

Ministry of Health for Health Affairs.

The two-day Conference, which hosted by the Sultanate, is

organized by the Ministry of Health (MOH), represented by the Royal

Hospital in cooperation with the Oman Medical Association, Oman

Society of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Oman Surgical Society, Oman

Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oman Orthopedic Society along

with the Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Armed Force Hospital and

Oman Medical Specialty Board.

Around (400) doctors, nurses, technicians, pharmacists, and medical

staff from various health institutions in the Sultanate and abroad will

attend the Conference. In addition, experts from various specializations

from Arab countries, Europe, Iran, USA and Turkey will lecture during

the Conference.

The inauguration ceremony will include the launch of Enhanced

Recovery Protocol after Caesarean Section in Oman, as well as an

exhibition for a number of international companies specialized in

surgery, anesthesia, physiotherapy, nutrition and others.

The Conference aims at introducing the ERAS concept within the

health system in Oman, discussing the implementation of the

guidelines of enhanced recovery after surgery in all surgery

specializations, as well as familiarizing the participants with the latest

development on the enhanced recovery after surgery and enhancing

their knowledge and experiences.

Source: Oman News Agency