2019 Perioperative Care Congress Highlights

Perioperative Care Congress 2019 (held Nov. 1-3, 2019 in Toronto, ON) provided an opportunity for anesthesiologists, internal medicine specialists, surgeons, hospitalists, pharmacists and allied health care providers to come together for three days to share ideas, debate and learn about leading edge clinical practices to improve perioperative short, intermediate, and long-term outcomes.  The program for PCC 2019 was extensive and well-received by all attendees.

Sampling of PCC 2019 Presentations: Below are some examples of the presentations from PCC 2019. To view all of the available powerpoint presentations as well as recorded presentations, please login to your membership account or become a SPRC member.

What Effect Can Compliant MINS Patients Expect From Dabigatran
PJ Devereaux, Cardiology, McMaster University, Ontario

The Demographic Imperative: Perioperative Delirium Risk Assessment, Prevention and Identification
Camilla Wong, Geriatrics, University of Toronto, Ontario

Perioperative Fluid Management: Insights From Three Major Trials
Daniel Sessler, Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio