What is the standard of care given to patients who are getting an ’emergency laparotomy’? How do you use national data on a local level?

Also in this conversation; teaching patients, learning from patients, shared decision making and bringing together the preferences of the patient and practitioner.

There is also reaction to yesterday’s keynote speaker, Sir Bruce Keogh, who’s full speech is available as a podcast here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/ebpom-2018-3-sir-bruce-keogh-the-nhs-at-70/

Presented by Desiree Chappell this roundtable discussion involves her two guests; Angela Coulter, a UK based health policy analyist and researcher, and Sarah Hare of the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA).