*** Final Call For Papers - Closing Date 30th March 2017 ***
Free Paper Session – Call for abstracts, Research, Audit, Case Reports.
Western Anaesthesia Symposium 2017
Professor Ger Curley, Dublin
Professor Thierry Girard, Basel, Switzerland
Dr William Harrop-Griffiths, London, UK
Professor Tim Walsh, Edinburgh, UK
Professor Andrew Wolf, Bristol, UK
08:30 – 13:00 Final fellowship Course - Workhop
Co-ordinator: Emer Curran
2:30 – 3:30 Clinical Forum. Pat Neligan and Leo Kevin
A case-based discussion that highlights recent trends in anaesthesia and critical care
3:30 – 4:00 Coffee Break
4:00 – 5:30 Refresher Course Lectures
Delirium management in ICU
Ger Curley, Dublin
Anaemia in the surgical patient: what does it mean, what should we do about it?
Is there still a place for suxamethonium?
5:45 – 6:30 Plenary 1
William Harrop-Griffiths, London, UK
Age and the anaesthetist
7:30 – Buffet Supper.
08:00 – 09:00 O’Beirne-Costello Medal
09:30 – 11:00 ‘State of the Art’
Non-invasive ventilation: are we using it badly and killing patients?
Pre eclampsia in the 21st century: new thinking
Recovery after critical illness: current evidence and future challenges
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:15 Plenary 2
Lessons learned from the Bristol Heart Scandal
12:15 – 13:00 The Galway soap box
Things that anaesthetists do that upset intensivists
Ritual in anaesthetic practice