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Please don't remove chocolate from the vending machine in theatre. It may be bad for patients when they eat it themselves, but it's probably very beneficial when eaten by their anaesthetist (and surgeon) at 4 o'clock in the morning - after 8 hours without a break.
No competing interests
23 May 2017
Thomas R Miller
Mark W Davies, consultant in anaesthesia & perioperative medicine
Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust