Desiree’s Roundtable | Carol Peden EPOCH Q&A

The results of the Enhanced Peri-Operative Care for High-risk patients (EPOCH) trial are a huge talking point in the perioperative sphere; this stand alone piece follows on from “EBPOM Conference Highlight | Lessons on EPOCH in the UK”. To hear that click here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/ebpom-conference-highlight-1-21-lessons-on-epoch-in-the-uk/ Originally streamed live from the Charles Sammons Cancer Center, Dallas, during…

Sunday Special | Preoperative Optimization: Framing up the value proposition

Preoperative optimisation and prehabilitation are key areas where your institution can increase value for patients. How do you negotiate the different pitfalls presented by the various core stakeholders? Smoking cessation, nutrition, exercise; all are proven to help produce better outcomes for a patient. How do we express this in such a way that we get…

ASER 2019 | Eric J. Zimmerman

Our coverage of ASER’s annual meeting continues with a piece which focuses on prehabilitation and clinical nutrition, specifically as relates to surgery. Can the sarcopenic elderly patient build muscle in a reasonable timeframe with the right nutritional support? Are there particular ‘magic protiens’ we should use? Where does exercise fit into the picture? The interview…

ASER 2019 | Tom Poulton

Welcome to the first of our exclusive podcasts covering this year’s American Society for Enhanced Recovery (ASER) Annual Congress of Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Medicine. ASER’s web presence is here: https://aserhq.org/ This conversation focuses on the big talking points of the meeting so far. The discussion evolves into questions regarding data use and collection before…

TRIPOM 1.5 | ‘Understanding of delirium amongst the surgical team’

This piece focuses on the winning EBPOM USA poster presenter whose team were responsible for the excellent ‘Understanding of delirium amongst the surgical team; a multidisciplinary survey’.   Go see the poster on the EBPOM website here: https://www.ebpom.org/EBPOM-USA-2019   Presented by Robin Schiller and Bridger Bach with their guest Zhaosheng Jin, Queen’s hospital, Barking Havering Redbridge NHS trust, Central…

EBPOM Conference Highlight 1.21 | Lessons on EPOCH in the UK

The results of the Enhanced Peri-Operative Care for High-risk patients (EPOCH) trial; where does it put perioperative practice in 2019? What have we learned?   Originally streamed live from the Charles Sammons Cancer Center, Dallas, during EBPOM-USA 2019 on www.topmedtalk.com   If you’d like to attend an event like this ensure your next click is here: www.ebpom.org/meetings   If…

Desiree’s Roundtable | Rick Dutton Q&A Session

This standalone piece allows us to explore further some of the issues raised by Saturday’s podcast “TopMedTalks to… | Rick Dutton”. If you missed it follow this link here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/topmedtalks-to-rick-dutton/   Originally streamed live on www.TopMedTalk.com under the title; “Educational Dinner Symposium: Q&A Session” as part of our coverage of the EBPOM USA Dallas Master’s…