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 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