Journal Club 1.09 | Anesthesiology, New England Journal of Medicine: Triple low alerts

Triple-low Alerts Do Not Reduce Mortality: A Real-time Randomized Trial. Sessler DI, Turan A, Stapelfeldt WH, Mascha EJ, Yang D, Farag E, Cywinski J, Vlah C, Kopyeva T, Keebler AL, Perilla M, Ramachandran M, Drahuschak S, Kaple K, Kurz A. Anesthesiology. 2019 Jan;130(1):72-82. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002480. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30312182 Why Money Alone Can’t (Always) “Nudge” Physicians: The Role…

EBPOM Highlight 1.08 | Post-operative critical care: what should we do?

“Post-operative critical care: what should we do?” – originally streamed live from The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) in London during EBPOM 2018 on www.topmedtalk.com  Hear this excellent talk, for free, on this podcast. If you’d like to attend an event like this ensure your next click is here: www.ebpom.org/meetings If you have any comments or…

Desiree’s Roundtable | Geriatric care and the value of teamwork

How do we best negotiate working in a multidisciplinary team? Generalisations regarding surgeons and anaesthetists only ever work generally, the specifics of each practitioner and their priorities inevitably contrast. How do we keep sight of these broad differences without falling foul of stereotypes? The conversation evolves; how does the surgical journey fully utilise the team…

Sunday Special | Medical Linguistic Anthropology and Patient Autonomy

How do the insights of a ‘medical linguistic anthropologist’ impact upon our understanding of ‘shared decision making’? How do patients make decisions about surgery? When, in the perioperative process, do they decide what is best for them? Does patient autonomy actually even exist? A bubble bursting conversation with a frequent favourite on TopMedTalk, this podcast…

EBPOM Highlight 1.07 | Shared decision making in perioperative care

Originally streamed live from The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) in London during EBPOM 2018 on www.topmedtalk.com Hear this excellent talk, for free, on this podcast. If you’d like to attend an event like this ensure your next click is here: www.ebpom.org/meetings If you have any comments or questions you’d like to send to…

Desiree’s Roundtable | Can Enhanced Recovery work for the critical care patient?

How do the insights from experience in Enhanced Recovery apply to critical care patients and care postoperative care pathways? We also discuss utilization of advanced monitoring technology for the critically ill patient postoperatively. Presented by Desiree Chappell with her guests Philip Corvo, Chairman of Surgery Stanley J Dudrick Dept of Surgery at Saint Mary’s Hospital…