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Jul 19, 2019

Fitness for surgery and an understanding of the realities of risk. How important is it for surgery to take place when balanced against the specific health needs of the patient? How do we encourage patients to alter pathological aspects of their lives in order to minimise the chances of a negative outcome?


Jul 12, 2019

POET - The Perioperative Enhancement Team

How can cardiopulmonary exercise testing lead to shared decision making? Hear how aortic aneurysms are dealt with by a world class professional perioperative physician. Learn how that process and its success then spread out into other areas of healthcare within his institution....

Jun 28, 2019

'The Practitioner Health Programme' - why do anaesthetists suffer from mental health problems, what help is there available for them? Learn here how people in that profession are uniquely placed to deal with the inevitable pressures related to healthcare.

Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guest...

Jun 21, 2019

What is "The Brain Health Initiative"? Why is it that so many aspects of brain function are so hard to understand? Why is cognitive dysfunction such a difficult topic to discuss? How far away are we from the days when we will have a biomarker that can help us in this area?

Desiree Chappell presents, with her guests;...

Jun 14, 2019

This passionate talk is a call to action for the peioperative practitioners who are serious about the wider issue of population health. How can the protocols and pathways of your practice be adjusted to seriously contend with the global issue regarding the stewardship of one of medicine's most vital resources?