May 11, 2019
Does perioperative medicine alow institutions to take a broader
view? Population health has been a theme on TopMedTalk, is it a
logical extension of the perioperative process? How do we manage
specialist care for the elderly and ensure high quality shared
decision making? What lies behind the mindset change needed for
some to accept surgery is not always the answer? Should we expect
medical students to be taught the principles of perioperative
What are some of the unique tensions in the US system that can frustrate the adoption of a truly perioperative practice?
Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guest Angela Bader, Vice Chair of Perioperative Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital.