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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:

Jul 18, 2022

"EEG is more than a number"

This piece is an early taste of the forthcoming highlights of Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM)'s TopMedTalk presentation.

Subtitled: "pEEG Monitoring in the OR and ICU: From The Table to The Bedside" it was kindly suported by Medtronic

Presented by Desiree Chappell and...

Jul 7, 2022

Recorded at EBPOM and presented here 'as live' this piece is an exclusive extra conversation held in between sessions on the subject of fluid balance; is the perennial debate of our conference over, or is there still more to be said?

Listeners are advised further reading is here:

Which goal for fluid therapy during...

Jul 6, 2022

A staffing crisis globally in healthcare is pushing forward the need for sedation in non anaesthetic areas. What does this mean for medical practitioners? What are the safest ways to work within this crisis? This is not a conversation about shortcuts and poor practices, it's about delivering a higher and better standard...