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Oct 6, 2020

The American Associaton of Retired People (AARP), an organisation with a membership almost equal to the entire voting population of the United Kingdom, are focusing on brain health, in response to the demands of their members.

Further conversation includes how practitioners both explain the risks of surgery and also...


Oct 6, 2020

Joff and his guests visit the hallowed turf that is the Boston Ether Dome, in the Bulfinch Building, Massachusetts General Hospital. How have times moved on since those early pioneering days when the relatively young profession of Anaesthesia was born? Back then the word wasn't as widely used and the gentlemen in...


Oct 5, 2020

On the morning of the first day of the 2018, annual conference, of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Monty Mythen and Desiree Chappell were lucky enough to get an exclusive interview with Professor Henrik Kehlet.

Henrik Kehlet is a gastrointestinal surgeon and former professor of surgery, Copenhagen...


Oct 4, 2020

Where is perioperative medicine as a specialty in the US? How do frail patients benefit from the perioperative process? Age and physical fitness are important factors when deciding if you're going to put a patient through major surgery, how do these factors allow us to differentiate between those who are likely to have...


Oct 3, 2020

"We need to work together more, it needs to be multidisciplinary"

A fascinating and still essential discussion - from a truly global perspective - featuring guest presenter Dr Liam Brennan, President of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and his guests; Dr Gonzalo Barreiro, President of the World Federation of Societies...