This piece is a two part conversation about the essence of what many of TopMedTalk’s listeners do; Enhanced Recovery. A fascinating conversation between a number of experts in the field the conversation presented here was part of the hugely popular EBPOM Chicago 2020 meeting. For more on Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine (EBPOM) go to www.ebpom.org

This first part of the conversation covers what the main elements of an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery program entail, what literature our contributors favor and what service lines include enhanced recovery at their practice.

Presented by Desiree Chappell with Vicki Morton, Director of Clinical and Quality Outcomes at Providence Anesthesiology Associates, P.A, Cheryl Crisafi, Cardiac Surgery Care Coordinator Nurse at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA and Gina McConnell, ERAS Coordinator for all WakeMed health systems.