Dr. Joyce Wahr Cited in an Article in Slate Magazine

The article titled, You Don’t Need to Do a Prolonged Fast Before Surgery discusses fasting requirements prior to surgery. Dr. Wahr discusses the evidence base supporting patients being able to drink liquids closer to the time of their surgeries.  Dr. Wahr is the Vice Chair of Quality and Safety for the Department of Anesthesiology.

Read the full article here.

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