Personalized versus protocolised perioperative pain prediction and management; what are the considerations for a modern practitioner. Where does the data take us? What are the ethics for a responsible value based care approach that seeks to reduce or perhaps even eliminate opioid use? What insights can we glean from a truly transatlantic conversation on these topics? How do we both manage and set expectations for the patient?
This discussion – in its original form – also featured a presentation which you can find here: https://topmedtalk.libsyn.com/website/category/perioperative-pain-control-a-spine-surgeons-perspective-we-have-to-do-better-ebpom-chicago
A full panel discussion chaired by Desiree Chappell, Vice President of Clinical Quality at NorthStar Anesthesia, TopMedTalk lead presenter, Monty Mythen, Smiths Medical Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, TopMedTalk Editor in Chief and Sol Aronson, Emeritus Professor at Duke University, TopMedTalk USA presenter with their guests Geeta Nagpal, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Medical Education at Feinberg School of Medicine, David Edwards, Chief Division of Pain Medicine Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Nicholas Levy, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine in Suffolk.