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Perioperative Medicine Podcast Series

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Perioperative Medicine Short Course is conducted by Monash University (Central Clinical School - Alfred Hospital), in conjunction with the Alfred Hospital and Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine. As part of our drive to improve and promote perioperative medicine education we are launching our PeriopMed podcast series.

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Perioperative Medicine Short Course is conducted by Monash University (Central Clinical School - Alfred Hospital), in conjunction with the Alfred Hospital and Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine. As part of our drive to improve and promote perioperative medicine education we are launching our PeriopMed podcast series.

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Perioperative Medicine Podcast Series

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Perioperative Medicine Short Course is conducted by Monash University (Central Clinical School - Alfred Hospital), in conjunction with the Alfred Hospital and Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine. As part of our drive to improve and promote perioperative medicine education we are launching our PeriopMed podcast series.

Rank #1: The RELIEF trial with Prof Paul Myles

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Dr Jonathan Nicholson interviews principal investigator Professor Paul Myles on the results of the RELIEF trial - a large randomised controlled trial looking at liberal vs. restrictive fluid therapy during and after major abdominal surgery.
May 10 2018
25 mins
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Rank #2: Can Perioperative teams impact on Post-Operative complications?

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Dr Jonathan Nicholson is a the coordinator of the Short Course in Perioperative Medicine, Monash University. Using the experience of the perioperative ward round at the Alfred Hospital he discusses the question Can Perioperative teams impact on post operative complications?
Mar 19 2018
16 mins
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Rank #3: Postoperative Oxygen and Surgical Site Infection

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In 2016, the WHO made a strong recommendation that certain patients should have 80% oxygen administered in the immediate postoperative period for 2-6 hours to decrease the risk of surgical site infection. Prof Paul Myles discusses the reasons this recommendation disturbed him and his subsequent actions.
Feb 19 2019
17 mins
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Rank #4: Pregabalin in perspective

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Pregabalin is an analgesic agent which has attracted some adverse publicity recently. Prof David Scott discusses the appropriate use of this non-opioid analgesic agent.
Apr 15 2019
10 mins
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Rank #5: Perioperative Fasting

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Pulmonary aspiration of gastric contents is a rare but serious complication of anaesthesia. Fasting prior to surgery to minimise the risk of aspiration has been an accepted necessity of preoperative care for decades. In this podcast, Dr Jonathan Nicholson discusses some of the evidence surrounding modern fasting practices. He will explore some of the newer approaches to preoperative fasting that have been prompted by a focus on Enhanced Recovery After Surgery protocols and how to ensure patients who are fasting aren’t necessarily starving.
May 28 2018
15 mins
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Rank #6: The Opioid Epidemic - a Perioperative Perspective

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Dr Kerry McLaughlin is a pain specialist at The Alfred Hospital and has been closely following the global opioid epidemic. She discusses the local situation and whether the prescribing of opioids by perioperative physicians is part of the problem.
Apr 02 2018
13 mins
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Rank #7: Perioperative Changes In Cognitive Function

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In an ageing population, the percentage of patients undergoing surgery aged over 65 years is increasing. Dr Margot Lodge, Geriatrician, discusses the importance of understanding the changes in cognition that can occur across the perioperative period.
Apr 30 2018
17 mins
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Rank #8: Massive Transfusions

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Massive transfusions are not confined to major teaching hospitals or to trauma centres – they can occur in many other settings. In this podcast, Dr Simon Hendel discusses the use of massive transfusions and massive transfusion protocols. In particular, he explores the issue of pre-hospital resuscitation and how a massive transfusion protocol may be helpful even in a remote country hospital with limited resources.
Jun 12 2018
21 mins
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Rank #9: Cognitive Aids – The Emergency Manual

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Dr Brendan Flanagan is a specialist anaesthetist with a special interest in crisis management and human factors. Brendan played a pioneering role in the introduction of healthcare simulation in Australia, initially through the introduction of crisis management courses in anaesthesia at the Southern Health Simulation Centre. More recently he has been involved in adapting an Emergency Manual for use in the Operating Suite at The Alfred Hospital.
Apr 16 2018
17 mins
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Rank #10: Measurement of Exercise Tolerance for Surgery study and patient centred outcomes

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Dr Mark Shulman is a member of the METS study investigation team whose work was published in the Lancet in 2018. Additionally he is the primary author of a recently published substudy addressing pre operative functional and biomarker assessment as it pertains to patient centred outcomes. In this podcast Mark outlines the findings of both studies to help the modern day perioperative physician negotiate the management of patients with a significant cardiac risk factor burden in this challenging phase of care.
Apr 08 2019
29 mins
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