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May 20, 2019

Discussion initially focuses upon fluid management in the operating room. We then take a wider view as discussion moves to concerns about diabetic patients undergoing surgery.
Presented by Monty Mythen with Desiree Chappell featuring their guests Mike Grocott, Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine,...

May 13, 2019

Psychological optimisation for surgery; who should have it, what does it mean and how does it work? Further conversation moves into weaning patients off opioids in advance of surgery and cutting their dependency afterwards.
Hosted by Desiree Chappell and Vicki Morton with their guest Dr. Padma...

May 6, 2019

Obstructive sleep apnea is important to identify in patients, this piece shows you how.
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Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guests, Frances Chung, Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine,...

Apr 29, 2019

Where does anemia fit in the perioperative process? How do we optimise patients who have this condition in such a way as to get them best prepared for surgery? How do we know these procedures are improving outcomes?
Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with Mike Grocott and their guest Michael Scott,...

Apr 22, 2019

This piece is about the importance of early mobilisation after surgery; "your first physical therapy session may very well be in the recovery room".
Desiree Chappell presents with Monty Mythen and their guests; Dr Steve Flanagan, Chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at NYU Langone and Colleen Walsh, Assistant...