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The Bulletin of the Royal College of Surgeons is published bi-monthly, in January, March, May, July, September and November.

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Bulletin May Cover

May 2020

Featured article

There is no panacea for COVID-19, but during this pandemic, the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation is vital to save young lives.

Stephen Westaby 

Editor-in-Chief: Neil Mortensen
Editor: David Sanders
Associate Editor: Michelle Jones
Associate Editor: Ken Keogh
Political Editor
: Mark Loughridge
Technology Editor: Ryan Kerstein
Editorial Officer: Victoria Ciborowska 
Production Designer: Olivia Stevenson 

ISSN: 1473-6357

Online ISSN: 1478-7075

Frequency: Published bimonthly.

Readership: Consultant surgeons and trainees in all surgical specialties. 

Online access: The Bulletin is published completely Open Access on our publishing site and can be accessed free of charge by anybody. 

Subscribe: You can subscribe to the Bulletin in print. 

Membership: Members of the College receive the Bulletin in print and online as part of their membership, along with many other benefits. Find out more about joining.

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