AFPP


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AFPP

Abbreviation for:
apparent fronto parallel plane
Association for Perioperative Practice (Medspeak-UK)
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AfPP voluntary code of conduct for registered practitioners working in advancing perioperative roles.
Julie Quick, RGN, Non-Medical Prescribe (NMP), MSc (Professional Studies in Healthcare) is a Surgical Care Practitioner at Walsall Healthcare Trust, Walsall, West Midlands, England and is the AfPP Advancing Surgical Roles Specialist Interest Group Co-lead.
Susan Hall, RGN, MSc (Clinical Sciences) is a Surgical Care Practitioner (retired from NHS practice 2013) and AfPP Advancing Surgical Roles Specialist Interest Group Co-lead.
Adrian Jones RGN, ENB 176/998, Cert SCP is an Orthopaedic Surgical Care Practitioner/Lecturer Nurse Practitioner, working in the Trauma and Orthopaedic Department, Norfolk and Norwich Hospital NHS University Foundation Trust and is an AfPP Trustee.
The Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP) was established as the National Association of Theatre Nurses, known as NATN, in 1964.
AfPP also works to encourage the exchange of professional information between members and co-operation with other professional bodies.
The non-counting of Raney clips would seem to be at variance with recommended practice from AfPP for example (2011) which states that all items used in the surgical field must be accounted for.
Association for Perioperative Practice 2011 Standards and Recommendations for Safe Perioperative Practice Harrogate, AfPP
As a result, a working party was formed by members of the RCoA, the AAGBI, the AfPP, the CODP and relevant experts from the NPSA.
This time, as well as being issued via the Central Alerting System, the SPN was made available on the websites of the AAGBI, RCoA, AfPP, CODP and RCN.
Delegates attending the Association for Perioperative Practice (AfPP) conference in October 2009 were also asked to complete the online questionnaire.
This period covered the distribution of the questionnaire and the AfPP conference in October 2009.