[Nottingham] [Talk] THIS WED 16/03/05 Guest Speaker: Anasthesia in Linux

Martin martin at ml1.co.uk
Mon Mar 14 02:07:21 GMT 2005


We are honoured this week to have

Dr R W D Nickalls
Consultant Anaesthetist

to present details of how linux is directly helping in the operating 

With life online, would you trust any other OS?

He is using linux to replace a DOS based system for monitoring 
anaesthesia in the operating theatre in real time to aid the 
anaesthetist. He also has a wish-list of many further developments for 
the system.

There is no commercial equipment available that meets all the needs.

Can FOSS pick up the heart beat?


19:30 (Doors open 19:15)
Wednesday 16th March 2005

Venue: (follow the penguin signs)

The Maudslay Lecture Theatre
Maudslay Building
Nottingham Trent University

Many thanks to NTU
for providing their lecture theatre

See building #19 on:
(entrance marked by a blue arrow from Goldsmith Street)

Also marked as building #2 on this spectacular 3-d version:

General directions:

Evening parking is available in the car park behind the Welbeck Hotel 
(travelling down Talbot Street, turn LEFT at the Welbeck Hotel)

Later by approximately 21:15, further discussions and beers at:


I'm open to good suggestions being as we're a little further north than 
our usual favourite no-smoke pubs...

(To be updated later today)



Martin Lomas
martin at ml1.co.uk

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