POET 3.05 | Pain control for the perioperative patient
Release Date: 05/31/2019
The Silver Tsunami is coming, are you prepared to assess the elderly patient? Mature patients present unique and interesting opportunities to perioperative practitioners. New ways of thinking and different approaches are always necessary. The British Geriatric Society's "Fit For Frailty" is here: https://www.bgs.org.uk/resources/resource-series/fit-for-frailty Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guest Houman Javedan, MD. Geriatrician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, assistant program director of the HMS Multi-Campus Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine, and Clinical...info_outline
Learn about the Perioperative Anesthesia and Surgical Screening Clinic (PASS Clinic), do you need one at your practice? What is pain control for a perioperative patient? Hear also about the 'subacute period' and how you can incorporate it into your practice. Also, how do we keep patients 'opioid free' once they leave our care? Finally, how does individualised pain management and pain education fit into this picture?
Presented by Desiree Chappell and Vicki Morton, with their guests; Professor Padma Gulur, Anaesthesia and Executive Vice-Chair at Duke University and Dr Natasha Curran, pain medicine University College London Hospital (UCLH) and Medical Director at the Health Innovation Network.
The fuller version of this conversation is available here: https://www.topmedtalk.com/ebpom-2018-14-the-realities-of-pain-management/