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Aug 29, 2022

"We need to stop accepting the tenants we've all been given throughout our careers and accept that maybe we've been misinformed and maybe we've misinformed ourselves and have a bit of humility and start again"

The Ernest Henry Starling Plenary Lecture; a stand out moment from EBPOM 2022, London. 

Our speaker calls for...

Aug 27, 2022

This piece focuses upon continuous ward monitoring. It provides real world experience as our guest explains how technology is moving forward. How do we avoid information overload? Do staff shortages mean this technology is rapidly going from "optional" to "essential"? How does more monitoring mean more value and...

Aug 22, 2022

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Pulse Oximetry has been in the news recently, the COVID crisis has revealed discrepancies in its efficacy with patients who have darker skin tones. This...

Aug 15, 2022

Laryngosopy latest; what can we see? This piece is a full and frank update regarding where we're at from a charismatic - self described - "laryngoscopy geek".

Videolaryngoscopy versus direct laryngoscopy for adults undergoing tracheal intubation - discussed in this piece under the name "The Cochrane Review" - is here:

Aug 8, 2022

TopMedTalk presented here as live during Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM)'s 2022 annual London conference.

Two presentations (the full video of which will be available on and then a panel discussion on the subjects of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Cardiac and hypotension.

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