Desiree's Roundtable | Cancer outcomes drive enhanced recovery
Release Date: 06/04/2019
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
"What drove enhanced recovery for us was not the short lengths of stay but the cancer outcomes" - this conversation explains how enhanced recovery gains traction in practice. Even after a relatively short period of application an evidence based approach is hard to refute.
Desiree Chappell presents 'The Roundtable blog'; in this piece she’s in conversation with Dr Michael Scott, Professor of Anesthesiology at Virginia Commonwealth University and Professor at The University of Pennsylvania, Dr Neil Seeley, Chief of Anesthesia for the Cancer Treatment Centres of America and Dr Kevin Watkins, Surgical Oncologist for the Cancer Treatment Centres of America.