Note:  For teaching purposes  pages containing complete article downloads  are password protected in order to protect copyright .Registrars and consultants wishing to access these pages must contact Dr Luis Gallur at to  obtain access details . 


Liverpool Hospital is in Sydney's Greater West and is a Teaching Hospital of the UNSW as well as an accredited Institution for Registrar Training for the  College of Anaesthetists .

On completion of the current major Re-Development it will be the largest Teaching Hospital in the Southern Hemisphere .

The Cardiothoracic Unit primarily serves  the population of  Sydney South West Area Health Service . An adult based service  which manages the spectrum of  adult Cardiothoracic Surgery excluding those patients who require heart transplantation. The Cardiac Surgical Unit is accredited for Surgical training in Cardiothoracic Surgery . 

The Department of Anaesthesia provides 24 hour cover by Medical Specialists  with Post Fellowship training  and Qualifications  in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia , Intra-Operative Transoesophageal Echo , ECMO support and Medical Perfusion . Registrars in Anaesthesia receive training relevant to their completion of the Fellowship in Anaesthesia . 


Post Graduate Fellows completing their Fellowship in Ultrasound at Liverpool receive hands instruction in Transthoracic and TOE.


This website is primarily designed as a  reference site for the training and education of  Anaesthetic Registrars  during their Cardiac , Thoracic and Vascular  modules . It has also been designed  as a service resource  for Anaesthetic Consultants   .  PDF documents from major publications are available for download here for the purposes of teaching only . Public access to this website is to allow Registrar access from their study environment  . It is a work in progress . Contributions welcome from those wishing to further the study of our registrars  .

Liverpool Anaesthetic Dept Elizabeth Dr Liverpool, Liverpool, NSW