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Apr 30, 2018

Dr Attilla Kett explains how he applies Enhanced Recovery after Surgery to obstetrics.

This podcast features Desiree Chappell interviewing Dr Attila Kett, anaesthesiologist and Chairman at St Peter’s University Hospital at New Jersey.

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Apr 27, 2018

Steroids in cardiac surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

BJA April 2018, Volume 120, Pages 657-667.

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Apr 26, 2018

The first conference highlight from EBPOM USA 2018: 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...

Apr 26, 2018

How important is it to screen patients for anaemia before surgery? Has anaemia fallen off the health care agenda?

We begin with a conversation about patients who are anaemic and then turn to why this is sometimes not checked enough. Monty Mythen mentions UK University students appear to suffer from the condition more...

Apr 25, 2018

Treating patients as people rather than 'jobs to be done' and 'boxes to be ticked' is the focus of this piece. What can Doctors do better when it comes to treating patients? Find out what happened when a perioperative care doctor became a patient.

A fascinating conversation streamed live from Atlanta Georgia during the...