Targeting Perioperative Fitness

Merging the International Prehab Society (IPS) and the Perioperative Exercise Testing & Training Society (POETTS).



Supporting Research & Implementation

Promoting standardised practice, training and education.



Supporting Education & Training The Workforce

Creating a platform to share experiences, knowledge and advice.

Exercise Testing & Training

Pre-operative cardiopulmonary exercise testing is used to objectively measure physical fitness before major surgery

Nutritional Optimisation

Nutritional support and supplementation, exercise without nutrition will not increase muscle mass.

Psychological & Lifestyle Support

Mental support, patient education and patient empowerment. Cessation of smoking and behavioral changes.

Join Us

Become an iPOETTS member and be kept up to date with all the latest developments in perioperative fitness.


iPOETTS is committed to the academic advancement of Trainees whether they are purely clinically orientated or future clinical academics.

Events & Courses

Conferences, meetings, training courses. Opportunities to learn and contribute to educating others.

Mailing List

Sign up to the iPOETTS mailing list to be kept up to date with latest iPOETTS news.