Preoperative advanced care planning: current challenges and future opportunities
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When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 12–1 p.m.
Where: ICES, G-Wing, Conference Centre (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre)
Who: Michael Tylee, BASc, MD, FRCPC.
Topic: Preoperative advanced care planning: current challenges and future opportunities
Briefly review existing literature on preoperative communication, and present a plan for a new systematic review on this topic
Briefly review preoperative advance care planning, and present a plan for a qualitative study designed to explore patient perspectives on the value of preoperative advance care planning prior to high risk surgery
Present a plan to identify target procedures for preoperative advance care planning using ICES data and examine the relationships between patient characteristics, surgery type, and palliative care consultation in the perioperative period for high risk procedures