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Sep 27, 2021

The Perioperative Exercise Testing and Training Society (POETTS) presents "Nutrition and patient living with and beyond cancer" in partnership with the Macmillan Trust. A real stand out moment from this year's Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM) London. This discussion is essential listening for anyone...

Sep 20, 2021

This piece looks at diabetes from a perioperative perspective, as a patient goes toward surgery how realistic and how important is it for us to treat and manage their condition? What can be done? How can our patients help? How has the evidence moved on these issues?

Also, for more on diabetes check out this Journal Club;...

Sep 13, 2021

Introduced by Monty Mythen, TopMedTalk's Editor in Chief and Padma Gulur, Professor of Anesthesiology and Population Health and Executive Vice Chair for Performance and Operations Director, Pain Management Strategy and Opioid Surveillance at Duke University Health Systems.

Presented by Ramani Moonesinghe, OBE, Professor...

Sep 6, 2021

"Once you work with it, you really do learn to trust it. And it's very accurate."

This piece gives us an insight into practice from a cardiac perspective. What are "the TIGER protocols"? How is the HPI monitor being used? How has it impacted upon cardiac surgery?

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