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Mar 19, 2019

How do you best work a pre-op clinic? Should they be places where you get your problems documented or where you get your problems 'fixed'? How do you convince your practice to optimise patients for life and not just 90 days? How do we encourage population health? How do we get round the fact that we're still in a 'fee...

Mar 12, 2019

What is the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Shared Interest Group (SIG)? How does it relate to the advancement of perioperative medicine?

TopMedTalk was at the American Association of Nurse Anaesthetists (AANA) 2018 conference in Boston, check the podcast timeline for more, or click here:

Mar 5, 2019

How do we best negotiate working in a multidisciplinary team? Generalisations regarding surgeons and anaesthetists only ever work generally, the specifics of each practitioner and their priorities inevitably contrast. How do we keep sight of these broad differences without falling foul of stereotypes?

The conversation...

Feb 26, 2019

How does the treatment of anemia fit into the perioperative process? How far should patient optimisation extend to treatment of this condition?

Live from the hugely successful EBPOM USA conference, directly after their presentation Desiree Chappell talks with her guests; Dr Lori Heller, Cardiac Anesthesiologist, Swedish...

Feb 19, 2019

How has the Royal College of Anaethestists (RCoA) evolved over the years and why is perioperative medicine so crucial to its agenda? How has this leadership in perioperative medicine become a force for change and improvement worldwide and what are the common themes that emerge as we take a global perspective on...