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The official podcast of the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) is hosted by host Alli Bechtel MD, featuring the latest information and news in perioperative and anesthesia patient safety. The APSF podcast is intended for anesthesiologists, anesthetists, clinicians and other professionals with an interest in anesthesiology, and patient safety advocates around the world. The Anesthesia Patient Safety Podcast delivers the best of the APSF Newsletter and website directly to you, so you can listen on the go! This includes some of the most important COVID-19 information on airway management, ventilators, personal protective equipment (PPE), drug information, and elective surgery recommendations. Don't forget to check out APSF.org for the show notes that accompany each episode, and email us at podcast@APSF.org with your suggestions for future episodes. Visit us at APSF.org/podcast and at @APSForg on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Anesthesia Patient Safety Podcast Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

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The official podcast of the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF) is hosted by host Alli Bechtel MD, featuring the latest information and news in perioperative and anesthesia patient safety. The APSF podcast is intended for anesthesiologists, anesthetists, clinicians and other professionals with an interest in anesthesiology, and patient safety advocates around the world. The Anesthesia Patient Safety Podcast delivers the best of the APSF Newsletter and website directly to you, so you can listen on the go! This includes some of the most important COVID-19 information on airway management, ventilators, personal protective equipment (PPE), drug information, and elective surgery recommendations. Don't forget to check out APSF.org for the show notes that accompany each episode, and email us at podcast@APSF.org with your suggestions for future episodes. Visit us at APSF.org/podcast and at @APSForg on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

    #136 The Debate Continues: General Endotracheal Anesthesia for ERCP

    #136 The Debate Continues: General Endotracheal Anesthesia for ERCP

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    What is your anesthetic plan for ERCP procedures? The debate between monitored anesthesia care and general endotracheal anesthesia continues today. We are focusing on the Con-side of the debate in favor of GEA for ERCP with special guest, Luke Janik, who contributed audio clips to the show today.

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    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/136-the-debate-continues-general-endotracheal-anesthesia-for-ercp/

    • 19 min
    #135 Pros for Providing Monitored Anesthesia Care for ERCP

    #135 Pros for Providing Monitored Anesthesia Care for ERCP

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    What is your anesthetic plan for ERCP procedures? Tune in today for a special Pro-Con debate show. We are focusing on the Pro-side of the debate in favor of monitored anesthesia care for ERCP and reviewing clinical monitoring, options to provide supplemental oxygen, and development of a safe and effective anesthetic plan.

    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/135-pros-for-providing-monitored-anesthesia-care-for-ercp/

    • 17 min
    #134 Keeping Patients Safe During Monitored Anesthesia Care for ERCP

    #134 Keeping Patients Safe During Monitored Anesthesia Care for ERCP

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    What is your anesthetic plan for ERCP procedures? Tune in today for a special Pro-Con debate show. We are focusing on the Pro-side of the debate in favor of monitored anesthesia care for ERCP with special guest, Samantha Stamper, who contributed audio clips to the show today.

    Additional sound effects from: Zapsplat.

    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/134-keeping-patients-safe-during-monitored-anesthesia-care-for-ercp/

    • 17 min
    #133 Perioperative Considerations for Methylene Blue Administration and Serotonin Toxicity

    #133 Perioperative Considerations for Methylene Blue Administration and Serotonin Toxicity

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    Tune in today to as we review perioperative considerations for methylene blue administration and the risk of serotonin toxicity. This is an article from our archives episode. We are talking all about serotonergic drugs, drug interactions, how to recognize serotonin toxicity, and treatment options.

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    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/133-perioperative-considerations-for-methylene-blue-administration-and-serotonin-toxicity/

    • 18 min
    #132 Keeping Patients Safe During Interventional Cardiology Procedures

    #132 Keeping Patients Safe During Interventional Cardiology Procedures

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    Join us today in the cardiac catheterization laboratory as we discuss interventional cardiology procedures including TAVR, MitraClip, transcatheter mitral valve replacement, transesophageal echocardiography, and direct current cardioversion. Tune in to learn more about these procedures, unique complications, and strategies to help keep patients safe.

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    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/132-keeping-patients-safe-during-interventional-cardiology-procedures/

    • 18 min
    #131 Keeping Patients Safe in the Electrophysiology Lab

    #131 Keeping Patients Safe in the Electrophysiology Lab

    Welcome to the next installment of the Anesthesia Patient Safety podcast hosted by Alli Bechtel.  This podcast is an exciting journey towards improved anesthesia patient safety.

    For the first episode of 2023 we are headed into the electrophysiology lab. Tune in today to learn more about patient safety considerations during off-site cardiology procedures. Don't miss our discussion on preoperative evaluation, different types of ablations procedures, choice of anesthetic agents, unique complications, and important communication strategies to help keep patients safe.

    © 2023, The Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation

    For show notes & transcript, visit our episode page at apsf.org: https://www.apsf.org/podcast/131-keeping-patients-safe-in-the-electrophysiology-lab/

    • 17 min

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