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Jul 3, 2021

"The delivery of good medical care is to do as much nothing as possible."
- Samuel Shem.

The POCAPALOOZA (POC, perioperative care; apalooza - a celebration of) wraps up in true style with a look at Australia and their current situation. Lauded for their handling of COVID19 but not yet 'through the woods' the conversation...

Jul 1, 2021

Presenting 2021's POCApalooza East. The now annual tradition continues in the wake of last year's hugely successful international gathering of perioperative practitioners; hear how the rest of the world is handling the COVID-19 crisis, how the vaccines are getting on and why perioperative medicine is primed to help in...

Nov 20, 2020

The POCAPALOOZA, a celebration of perioperative care that went around the world in the wake of EBPOM 2020.

"Early intervention and people taking it seriously is a big thing"

The conversation evolves as our guest speaks to the realities of moving internationally to pursue your career in medicine. Can a truly global...

Oct 19, 2020

"At the moment perioperative care in the UK doesn't really have the profile that I think it needs; now I suspect that COVID-19 has raised it up the agenda"

If you enjoyed Monty's explanation regarding the UK's perioperative journey you may find this link interesting:

Evidence submitted by the Improving Surgical Outcomes...

Oct 18, 2020

"It also must start and end in primary care"

This piece is a fascinating in-depth conversation moving through various medical perspectives on perioperative medicine from Australia and New Zealand. A real highlight of the festival. How has perioperative medicine evolved over the years around the world? What's the status...