Anaesthesia department established in 1963 by professor Mohamed Ramadan (16 beds /hospital), in1970 hospital beds increased to 240. In the near future, it will be 300 beds.
Anaesthesia department strategy for research 2007-2008 include: perioperative pain management, chronic pain management fast track anaesthesia, and recent advances in hepatobiliary anaesthesia.
Residents and Clinical Fellows are enrolled in the following training
- Anaesthetic practice for oncology, GIT, vascular, fast track surgery, head and neck, endoscopy and dentistry.
- Pain assessment and management