Talks to... | William Wooden
Release Date: 08/10/2019
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
"Our hospital now has twice the capacity it had" cost of care and efficiency are up. Hear how enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) and the power of prehabilitation has dramatically shifted institutions towards better outcomes and a higher value of care.
Also in this piece; what is immunonutrition? How does stress alter our immune responses?
The piece mentioned in the podcast can be found here: https://journals.lww.com/annalsofsurgery/Abstract/2018/10000/Impact_of_a_Novel_Preoperative_Patient_centered.13.aspx
Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guest William Wooden, Director of Operative Services at Indiana University of Health.