The U.K., made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, is an island nation in northwestern Europe. England – birthplace of Shakespeare and The Beatles – is home to the capital, London, a globally influential centre of finance and culture. The Royal College of Anaesthetists is the famous college in United kingdom.England is also site of neolithic Stonehenge, Bath’s Roman spa and centuries-old universities at Oxford and Cambridge.
The total area of the United Kingdom is approximately 243,610 square kilometres (94,060 sq mi). The country occupies the major part of the British Isles archipelago and includes the island of Great Britain, the northeastern one-sixth of the island of Ireland and some smaller surrounding islands. It lies between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea with the south-east coast coming within 22 miles (35 km) of the coast of northern France, from which it is separated by the English Channel. In 1993 10% of the UK was forested, 46% used for pastures and 25% cultivated for agriculture. The Royal Greenwich Observatory in London is the defining point of the Prime Meridian.
The UK has a partially regulated market economy. Based on market exchange rates the UK is today the fifth-largest economy in the world and the second-largest in Europe after Germany. HM Treasury, led by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, is responsible for developing and executing the British government's public finance policy and economic policy. There is a list of Anesthesiology Journals which emphasize in the field of anesthesia and UK is one of the country which maintain Anesthesiology Journals in regular frequency. England and Scotland were leading centres of the Scientific Revolution from the 17th century and the United Kingdom led the Industrial Revolution from the 18th century, and has continued to produce scientists and engineers credited with important advances.
In Physiology or Medicine, United Kingdom produced 32 Nobel laureates so far. United Kingdom has established infrastructure for advanced medical research. Numerous Anesthesiology Journals are published from UK with good reputation which includes Journals like Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, British Journal of Anaesthesia, etc. University of Nottingham, University of Birmingham, University of London are the leading institutions in UK.