In no particular order we’re playing some of the content that listeners have voted for with their downloads. This episode is one of the top ten most downloaded podcasts we’ve done so far. Here you will find a fascinating discussion about cognitive function after surgery and a wider conversation about the ‘brain health initiative’. What practical, simple steps can patients and providers take to bridge the gap between new discoveries in the arena of brain health and risk minimisation?

Featuring Desiree Chappell interviewing her guests, Carol Peden, Professor of Anesthesiology and Executive Director of the Center for Health System Innovation, University of Southern California, University of Bath and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) and Lee A. Fleisher Chair of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania.