Guidelines for day-case surgery 2019: Guidelines from the Association of Anaesthetists and the British Association of Day Surgery

Anaesthesia. 2019 Jun;74(6):778-792. doi: 10.1111/anae.14639. Epub 2019 Apr 8.


Guidelines are presented for the organisational and clinical management of anaesthesia for day-case surgery in adults and children. The advice presented is based on previously published recommendations, clinical studies and expert opinion.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Ambulatory Surgical Procedures / methods*
  • Anesthesia / methods*
  • Anesthesiology / methods
  • Child
  • Humans
  • Societies, Medical
  • United Kingdom