B.S.O.A Research Grant

The B.S.O.A encourages clinical research to improve patient care in the NHS, particularly relating to orthopaedic anaesthesia, analgesia and patient outcomes. We pledge an annual grant of £10, 000 that is advertised via the National Institute of Academic Anaesthesia (NIAA).

The grant rounds are advertised on the NIAA website twice a year. Details of application process is easily accessible via the website.

Conditions and Information

Successful applications shall be posted on the B.S.O.A website and applicants shall be invited to present their project at the B.S.O.A Annual Scientific Meeting.

Successful Applicants 2014

The successful applicant for the B.S.O.A Project Grant was:

Principal Applicant
Dr Anuraag Guleria
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

The effect of paediatric tourniquets on tissue oxygenation levels using Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy (NIRS) – a feasibility study. See the abstract HERE