IARS Member Community

IARS has partnered with DocMatter to create a member community for high-quality, clinical discussions, to help in sharing your experience, ideas, and questions. DocMatter is a networking platform tailored to the specific needs and requirements of the medical community. This partnership will be particularly advantageous in connecting with members at other institutions.

  • Connect with colleagues and thought leaders
  • Collaborate and strategize on best practices for your clinical and research practice
  • Join or start discussions on the most pertinent topics related to the anesthesiology specialty
  • Plus, participate in a broader 30,000 member Global COVID-19 Community

All of this is available to you as a benefit of your IARS membership.

Access COVID-19 Resources

Click the links below to access a variety of COVID-19 Resources.
COVID-19 Resources – By Topic
COVID-19 Resources – Chronological
COVID-19 Newsletter
COVID-19 N95 Face Masks Info

 

N95 Mask Decontamination Information

Interest in decontamination and re-use of N95 and similarly rated particle filtering face respirator (FFR) masks designed for single use remains high due to sustained unmet demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

A comprehensive review on this topic has been published in the January 2021 Anesthesia & Analgesia, freely available here. Tables include a summary of methods best-supported by science, links to multiple trustworthy websites likely to provide updates on this topic, and multiple proprietary methods that have received FDA emergency use authorizations.

 

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IARS Endorses intubateCOVID Registry

IARS has agreed to endorse and help fund the US component of intubateCOVID.org, a global registry to track occupational exposures and health outcomes for anesthesiologists and other clinicians involved in airway management for COVID-19 patients. To learn more about participating, please visit intubatecovid.org or contact the project team at [email protected].

Support IARS

The IARS contributes more than $1 million each year to fund important anesthesia research. Your donation will help support innovative and forward-thinking anesthesia research and education initiatives, all of which are designed to benefit patient care. You can feel good knowing that 100% of your donation is directly allocated to research.