16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Peter Kranke

Affiliation: Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care University Hospitals of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany;

Connection with WFSA (if any): Member of the German Society of Anaesthesiology, Editor of the European Journal of Anaesthesiology

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Research and clinical expertise in the area of PONV, fast-track, ambulatory anaesthesia

Link to department website: http://www.anaesthesie.ukw.de/klinische-studien.html


Peter Kranke is Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Professor of Anaesthesia at the Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, University Hospitals of Würzburg, Germany, and the Würzburg Medical School. He holds a Medical degree from the University of Heidelberg and earned an MBA and a PhD from the University of Würzburg. Prof. Kranke is editor of theEuropean Journal of Anaesthesiology, member of the Scientific Committee on Obstetric Anaesthesiology of the European Society of Anaesthesiology and co-author of international consensus guidelines on the management of post-operative nausea & vomiting (PONV) from the Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia. As well as PONV, his current interests include healthcare economics and evidence-based medicine in the perioperative setting, obstetric anaesthesia, ambulatory anaesthesia, fast-track recovery, simulation and safety in medicine, patient satisfaction and involvement, evidence-based perioperative medicine and outcomes research in perioperative medicine.

Disclosure of Interest: P. Kranke Receipt of grants / research supports from: FreseniusKabi, Receipt of honoraria or consultation fees from: Acacia Ltd, Participation in a company sponsored speaker's bureau: FreseniusKabi, Ratiopharm, Covidien, Massimo, MSD


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