Priority 3 from the Anaesthesia (Canada) PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What data should be collected from patients about anesthesia care before, during, and after surgery to better understand their outcomes and experiences? (JLA PSP Priority 3)
Overall ranking 3
JLA question ID 0084/03
Explanatory note

This question asks about what information needs to be collected from patients so that their care can be improved. Respondents wanted to know what type of information needs to be recorded, including characteristics of patients and their outcomes after anesthesia, like pain.


No systematic reviews identified

Health Research Classification System category  Generic health relevance
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What us the incidence of things like nausea, pain, sleep disturbances and mobility challenges perioperatively for ALL of our patients?  How do we build an innexpensive and reproducible data gathering system that will move us away from the traditilnal 100 patient trials that have dubious value and that are so hard to extrapolate from. ~ Which indicators would make it possible to evaluate the quality of anesthetic care, both intraoperatively and post-operatively?
Submitted by Healthcare providers 
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0084
PSP name Anesthesia (Canada)
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 49  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 15 May 2019