Serial No Title Professional Organisation
2022 Update on Guidelines on Elective Surgery and Anaesthesia for Patients After COVID-19 Infection (PDF Format, 134 KB)
2022 Recommendations for Patient Safety and Minimal Monitoring Standards During Anaesthesia and Recovery (5th Edition) 2022 (PDF Format, 519 KB)
2022 Recommendations for Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access (2022) (PDF Format, 8.60 MB)
2021 Guidelines on Elective Surgery and Anaesthesia for Patients after Covid-19 Infection (PDF Format, 295 KB)
2019 Recommendations for Peripheral Nerve Blocks (PDF Format, 1.07 MB)
August 2018 Malaysian Guidelines for the Peri-operative Care of Adults with Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (PDF Format, 601 KB)
May 2014 Guidelines On Infection Control In Anaesthesia (PDF Format 262 KB)


CPG - Recommendations on Pre-Anaesthetic Assessment (PDF Format 320 KB)


CPG - Recommendations For Patient Safety And Minimal Monitoring Standards During Anaesthesia And Recovery (PDF Format 260 KB)

July 2010

CPG - Management of Cancer Pain (PDF Format 10 MB)
QR (Quick Reference) - Management of Pain (PDF Format, 3MB)

  • Ministry of Health Malaysia
  • Malaysian Association for the Study of Pain
  • Academy of Medicine Malaysia

Released on
1 Feb 2008

Recommendations for Safety Standards and Monitoring during Anaesthesia and Recovery (Revised 2008) (PDF Format, 3120KB)

Released on
1 Feb 2008

Guidelines on Preoperative Fasting (Revised 2008) (PDF Format, 1.64MB)

3/1998 Recommendations on Pre-Anaesthetic Assessment (Word Format, 52KB)
2nded 1997
Recommendations for Standards of Monitoring During Anaesthesia and Recovery (Word Format, 79KB)
  • Malaysian Society of Anaesthesiologists
3/1997 Guidelines on Infection Control in the Intensive Care Unit (Word Format, 97KB)


  • The Academy of Medicine website section on CPGs is located here.
  • The Ministry of Health (MOH) website CPG section is located here.


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