POET – The Perioperative Enhancement Team

How can cardiopulmonary exercise testing lead to shared decision making? Hear how aortic aneurysms are dealt with by a world class professional perioperative physician. Learn how that process and its success then spread out into other areas of healthcare within his institution. Do you need to develop a broad knowledge of all surgery and medicine so that you understand what is going on within the different surgical specialities

Presented by Monty Mythen, Joff Lacey and Desiree Chappell with their guest Dr Michael Swart, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine at Torbay Hospital and advisor to the UK Department of Health for the Enhanced Recovery Programme.