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Moving Beyond the Question “Can You Walk Up 10 Stairs?”

Posted on 12/10/19 by Allied Anesthesia

Integrating Accelerometers and More in Your Surgical Risk Assessment How do you typically assess a patient’s functional capacity, or their ability to perform submaximal physical daily activities prior to surgery? As you are aware, this capacity plays a major role in the perioperative cardiovascular evaluation (as well as the perioperative and postoperative management) of your […]

Preparing Kids for Surgery

Posted on 04/22/12 by Allied Anesthesia

Allied’s Dr. Manoj Kulkarni, MD was interviewed by the American Health Journal on the topic of preparing kids for surgery. We know that preparing for a surgery can be a stressful time for both children and adults, and Dr. Manoj has some great advice on reducing pre-surgery stress and anxiety.