"Noise in Theatres"

About: Barwon Health

(as a staff member),

5 conversations in a room.

Is that too much noise to wake up an anaesthetised patient?

It might seem like a silly question, but we found that the noise impeded the ability of the anaesthetic team to function effectively, and resulted in behaviours that were negative in connotation in the effort to get everyone to 'shut up'!

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