Periop SIG18 | Risk prediction and research
Release Date: 08/14/2019
The Hypotension Prediction Index (HPI) Monitor takes 2.6 million features from a single waveform which it then applies to 150 million different wave forms looking for factors which can predict hypotension. It's the first fully approved foray into predictive analyitics for the world of anaesthesia. This conversation looks at how it works and how it is being adopted in detail. Presented by Desiree Chappell with Monty Mythen and Feras Hatib Phd, Director, Research and Development, Algorithms and Signal Processing at Edwards Lifesciences and Dr Simon Davies, Consultant Anaesthetist at York...info_outline Periop Coach 5.02 | ERAS what's the 'secret sauce'?
This piece starts with the question: Is there a hierarchy amongst the various elements of an enhanced recovery pathway? The conversation that follows tackles some of the essential elements of perioperative care. This conversation is taken from a longer piece to be found here: For further expert discussion regarding the Drink, Eat, Mobilise, Sleep (DrEaMS) concept there is another short piece you can find here: This edition of TopMedTalk was recorded at The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health (ISEH) live from an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) leadership forum. The conversation...info_outline Sunday Special | Greater National Advocates
Please do all you can to help share this a hugely important piece, both for practitioners and patients. Adverse outcomes can be avoided, stories like the one on this podcast are fuel in the engine of those who advocate true perioperative care. If you want to help go to the Greater National Advocates website here: The Patient Safety Movement is here: Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guests L. Bradley Schwartz, president of Founder and President of Greater National Advocates he has served on the Board of Directors of both the National Association of Healthcare...info_outline TopMedTalks to ... | Tim Miller
The Perioperative Quality Initiative (POQI) have featured frequently on TopMedTalk, here we discuss their focus on hypotension and blood pressure. Perioperative Quality Initiative consensus statement on the physiology of arterial blood pressure control in perioperative medicine: Perioperative Quality Initiative consensus statement on preoperative blood pressure, risk and outcomes for elective surgery Perioperative Quality Initiative consensus statement on intraoperative blood pressure, risk and outcomes for elective surgery Perioperative Quality Initiative consensus statement on...info_outline EBPOM Highlight | The Patient Safety Movement Foundation
This talk is a powerful look at a new world where we commit your institution and practice to achieving an end goal of "zero preventable deaths". The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) has generated an enormous amount of global news media coverage as it promotes that aim; celebrities, statesmen, politicians and industry leaders are all getting behind an ambition which, after hearing this talk, you are likely to want to see come to pass as much as they do. The clips used in this presentation are sourced from the PSMF's YouTube channel, find it here: Their official website is here: You...info_outline Periop Medicine SIG 18 | Australia and New Zealand Emergency Laparotomy Audit - Quality Improvement
This piece is a fascinating overview of Australia and New Zealand's Emergency Laparotomy Audit - Quality Improvement (ANZELA-QI). It works as an update on the initiative, provides all the background you need including explanations regarding, structure, organisation and additional support as well as answering key questions such as: Do we need it? How do you join and what happens when you do? A link to the slides for this talk is here: Presented by Ben Griffiths, consultant anesthetist at Auckland City Hospital, anaesthetic lead for ANZELA-QI.info_outline EBPOM Highlight | Antibiotic stewardship in perioperative care
"Antibiotic stewardship in perioperative care" - originally streamed live from The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) in London during EBPOM 2018 on Hear this excellent talk, for free, on this podcast. If you'd like to attend an event like this ensure your next click is here: If you have any comments or questions you'd like to send to the team email: Presented by Alison Holmes, Professor of Infectious Diseases at Imperial College, Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and an Senior Investigator at the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR).info_outline Desiree's Roundtable | The Royal College of Anaesthetists, world leading healthcare
How has the Royal College of Anaethestists (RCoA) evolved over the years and why is perioperative medicine so crucial to its agenda? How has this leadership in perioperative medicine become a force for change and improvement worldwide and what are the common themes that emerge as we take a global perspective on the discipline? The RCoA's global partnership programme is explained, how can perioperative medicine be part of helping less developed healthcare systems? The considerations are different but the principles remain the same. The birth of the NHS gave parity of esteem to anaesthetists,...info_outline Periop Coach 5.01 | Getting it right first time (GIRFT)
We begin with a question from the audience; 'how do we drive change in our institutions towards enhanced recovery after surgery?' The GIRFT (Getting It Right First Time) project is explained. The Health Foundation is also mentioned. This edition of TopMedTalk was recorded at The Institute of Sport Exercise and Health (ISEH) live from an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) leadership forum. The conversation features questioner Paul Hutchings, Consultant Anaesthetist at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, alongside Professor Monty Mythen and his two guests; Dr Simeon West, consultant...info_outline Sunday Special | The POPS clinic at Guy's & St Thomas's
What is POPS (Proactive care for Older People undergoing Surgery) and how have things gone since this service was introduced to Guy's and St Thomas's back in 2004? How does the team apply the techniques of this programme to the perioperative pathway of a patient? Would a service like this be useful at your practice? Can your institution accommodate a fully comprehensive geriatric assessment and optimisation process? Furthermore, should a programme like this be rolled out across the UK and could anything similar be considered in the US? How does having a POPS team facilitate specialist...info_outline
This piece features discussion regarding three randomised trials. How can the insights provided by these trials save us money and increase value of care while also improving outcomes?
Preoperative physiotherapy for the prevention of respiratory complications after upper abdominal surgery: pragmatic, double blinded, multicentre randomised controlled trial
REstrictive Versus LIbEral Fluid Therapy in Major Abdominal Surgery: RELIEF Study (RELIEF):
Personalised perioperative care by e-health after intermediate-grade abdominal surgery: a multicentre, single-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial:
Presented by David Storey, Head of Anaesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Unit (APPMU), Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne; Director, Melbourne Clinical and Translational Sciences (MCATS) research platform.