POETTS 2018 | The Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) Study: early results

“POETTS 2018 | The Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) Study: early results” – 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…

The Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) trial. CPET predicts major complications.

The Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) trial has both raised, and answered, complicated questions. In the immediate wake of EBPOM 2018, this conversation explores some of the deeper issues and big take home moments from the trial. How will it change practice? Will it alter the use of the Duke Activity Status Index…

METS trial – exercise tolerance and surgery outcomes.

METS trial – exercise tolerance and surgery outcomes. The results of the METS trial were presented at the International Anaesthesia Research Society meeting in Chicago. Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) study: a protocol for an international multicentre prospective cohort study of cardiopulmonary exercise testing prior to major non-cardiac surgery (http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/6/3/e010359). The trial design…

Desiree’s Roundtable | What is the Perioperative Medicine Summit?

We learn more about what the Perioperative medicine summit is and have a quick fire review of the current literature related to Perioperative Medicine. Discussions in this piece include the use of ACE inhibitors and ARBs, Hypotension, the Measurement of Exercise Tolerance before Surgery (METS) Trial and the improving fortunes of asprin. The SPAQI website…

Anaesthesia 2019 | Live from the conference

Live from Anaesthesia 2019, on day two of the conference; a ‘must-attend event’ for the specialty where world-renowned experts present the latest advances in perioperative medicine, critical care and pain medicine. The piece mentioned regarding developmental neurotoxicity is here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/anaesthesia-2019-developmental-neurotoxicity/ For lots more on the METS trial go here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/?s=mets Presented by Monty Mythen, TopMedTalk’s…

Talks to… | Mike Grocott at ASER 2019

More of our coverage of the American Society of Enhanced Recovery (ASER) annual general meeting. Reflectiions regarding the rise of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET); a growing field, particularly in the US. The “Prehabilitation World Congress in association with POETTS & EBPOM” meeting discussed in this podcast is here: https://ebpomusa.org/Prehab-2019 If you are interested in hearing…