Scientific Programme

The Scientific Programme

08.30-09.00 Registration
09.00-10.45 Session 1: Pre-operative management of the emergency orthopaedic patient
Pre-operative pain management for fractures Dr. Paul Bhalla
Haematology issues in orthopaedics Dr. Ben Clevenger
Standardisation of practice in hip fractures Dr. Richard Griffiths
10.45-11.15  Coffee Break
11.15-13.00 Session 2: Post-operative consequences and their impact
Post-operative acute kidney injury Dr. Chris Laing
Perioperative cognitive disorders Dr. Philip Braude
Peripheral nerve injury Mr. Michael Fox
13.00-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.45 Session 3: An alternative viewpoint on the perioperative pathway
Peri-operative medical ethics Dr. Hugo Wellesley
The legal view Dr. Megan Smith
The patient’s perspective Yasmin Sheikh
15.45-16.15 Coffee Break
16.15-17.30 Debate
Perioperative medicine should be a separate part of the anaesthetic curriculum
Pro Dr. Chris Carey
Con Dr. Lila Dinner