TopMedTalks to … | Lynn Reede

How is the AANA facilitating the care of patients? How can you make a patient a ‘partner in safety’? How do we coordinate so many disaparate systems of information and care? Patient records and data ownership is discussed, as is Paul Upton’s excellent interview on TopMedTalk regarding “My Preop”. The original piece is here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/my-pre-op-empowering-patients-before-surgery/…

Perioperative Medicine Summit 2019 1.08 | Paul Grant

This piece ploughs into some of the academic papers that have provoked discussion recently in the perioperative community. We discuss the following papers: Risk factors for opioid-induced respiratory depression in surgical patients: a systematic review and meta-analyses. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30552274 Increased Postoperative Glucose Variability Is Associated with Adverse Outcomes Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29975266 Effect of A1C…