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Periop Coach 5.03 | Assessing the risk of delirium

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Release Date: 02/24/2020

Leadership with Jeff Vender: Part 2 - Q&A | EBPOM Chicago show art Leadership with Jeff Vender: Part 2 - Q&A | EBPOM Chicago

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This piece is the second part of a conversation about leadership in medicine, during times of change. It follows on from the first part where our speaker outlines his thoughts in a short talk. Now questions from the audience are considered and the conversation develops. What have we learned after the recent huge changes we've seen in our profession? Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with Jeff Vender, Emeritus, Harris Family Foundation Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, Illinois and Clinical Professor at the University Of...

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"I believe most people can be leaders or better leaders. You can create or participate in change and a better future. You can make a difference in your own lives, the lives of others and the life of your organization. If you believe you can." This piece contains a powerful, inspirational and prescient talk about leadership. Part 1 contains some conversation and the talk, to be followed by questions from the audience in Part 2. Where do leaders come from, what makes them stand out and how do they learn the skills necessary to take what they do to the next level? Presented by Desiree Chappell...

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This question and answer session was a highlight of EBPOM London 2020, it works as a standalone piece or as a companion piece to this talk here: The discussion follows themes outlined in the presentation as our online audience asked a series of questions. Some of the questions included in the discussion are "How should leaders deal with anxiety both in themselves and their team? What is the evidence on perceived command gradient in residents and the fear of looking inadequate in front of peers and superiors? Bad for patients, versus bad for me? The people at the top end, the older people...

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This piece focuses on iDelirium; The International Federation of Delirium Societies on world delirium day. As well as considering this difficult condition the conversation asks what the latest research shows us and how things could improve both for patients and practitioners. For more detail check out their website here: Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guests Heidi L. Lindroth, Senior Associate Consultant Nurse Scientist, Nursing Research Division Critical Care Nurse, Gideon Caplan, Director, Geriatric Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital, Alasdair Macclullich,...

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"You didn't have to think about it, the compliance continued, because it was so standardized. We had a well oiled machine that just kept on working through COVID". The Society for Enhanced Recovery After Cardiac Surgery (ERAS® Cardiac)'s conference has gotten off to a great start; this exclusive chat gets into some of the stand out moments so far; nutrition, data collection, the essentials of ERAS and the importance of standardization. For more information on the conference check out We mention Dan Engelman in this piece, he features in this popular conversation from the TopMedTalk archives...

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"You have to take the viewpoint that if the Nurses and the Physical Therapists and the Pharmacists are resisting the idea that you're putting forward, then there's probably something wrong with it, it doesn't work for them, for some reason, and you got to find out what that is..." This long form conversation is a highlight for TopMedTalk's coverage of The Society for Enhanced Recovery After Cardiac Surgery (ERAS® Cardiac) conference. The conversation covers a wide range of interesting areas, including; the nature of leadership in medicine, the global nature of many of the questions we face,...

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"Our real 'next barrier' in the continuum of care is, it's okay to have pain, right? It's expected to have pain. [...] but it is better for you recovery wise, complication wise; to be able to get up, move around, know what's going on, not be confused, right? A little bit of that education goes a really long way." The opioid crisis, spine surgery, working as a team, pioneering efforts being done at the world leading Norton Leatherman Spine Center, enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) and some of the fascinating research our guest is conducting; all this and more as our "TopMedTalks to..."...

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This piece is a continued deep dive into the subject, of 'fitness, function, or frailty' and, perhaps, "fixing". It's essential listening for anyone interested in the latest thinking on this crucial topic and was a highlight of the London conference. How can we integrate frailty and cognitive scores in risk assessment tools to facilitate inclusion in shared decision making? How can we improve a surgical colleague's ability to identify frailty? Most patients will have an operation sometime in their life; should surgical school be renamed and moved to being a "well being" clinic and offered to...

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What can practitioners do to preoperatively screen for signs that their patients may have issues with post operative delirium?

How do we get patients fit for surgery, particularly as regards delirium? Can you build up mental resilience in the run up to an operation, do suggestions that puzzles and mental activity such as sudoku and a good crossword help have any evidence behind them?

This piece features Monty Mythen and Desiree Chappell in conversation with Dan Cole, professor of clinical anesthesiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles and former president of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).