What do you value?

A round table discussion hosted by Desiree Chappell and featuring Monty Mythen, recorded at the Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care. This is the fourth segment of the conversation between Desiree, Monty and their two guests; Shawna Butler (RN, NBA who works with Singularity University in Exponential Medicine) and Jennifer Brandon (PT, MPT, Hoag Orthopedic…

Fluid Matters 6/6 | ‘Goal Directed Fluid Therapy’

This is another excerpt from “Controversies in perioperative medicine”; “The Great Fluid Debate”. A fascinating piece containing Dr Tim Miller’s enthusiastic advocation of goal directed fluid therapy and then the subsequent debate that follows. It ends up moving into the subject of ‘enhanced recovery after cardiothoracic surgery’ and what lessons we can learn from excessive…

Fluid Matters 3/6 | Fluid Responsiveness and venous capacitance

This conversation reflects a discussion at the Perioperative Quality Inititative (POQI). It originally ran under the title, “Intervascular volume and fluid responsiveness” but, as this conversation explains, it was renamed “Fluid Responsiveness and venous capacitance”. With a genuinely multidisciplinary approach on display here this piece gives you a glimpse at the inner workings of the…