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 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.
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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.
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INTERNATIONAL PREHABILITATION AND PERIOPERATIVE EXERCISE TESTING SOCIETY
iPOETTS was formed as a merger of the Perioperative Exercise Testing and Training Society (POETTS) and International Prehabilitation Society (IPS) to promote the professional practice of prehabilitatation and exercise testing.
To promote and deliver training and education in prehabilitation and exercise testing including advising on education and training curricula for medical and healthcare practitioners.
To promote the development of the workforce required to implement prehabilitation in various health care systems.
To promote the development, conduct and dissemination of audit, quality improvement, research and innovation to further the development of prehabilitation.