Walkers Stadium, Leicester 6&7 May 2010

 1. Vascular Surgery in the Elderly (14.00-15.00)

 

a. J Thompson. Pre-assessment in the elderly vascular patient.   (14.00-14.30) 

b. Mark McCarthy - Consultant Vascular Surgeon. Vascular surgery in the elderly.  (14.30-15.00)  

 

Coffee and trade exhibition                               (15.00-15.30) 

 

2. Free papers     (15.30-16.20)

 

3. Abdominal Surgery in the Elderly (16.20-17.50)

 

a. C Peden. Can we do better for the elderly acute abdomen?  (16.20-16.50) 

b. Mr A Miller. Damage control surgery, are the elderly good candidates?  (16.50-17.20) 

c. Irwin Foo.  A simple solution to a complex problem: how to improve care in emergency elderly colorectal patients.    (17.20-17.50)  

 

 

 

Sessions Friday 7 May 2010

 

1. Elderly Orthopaedic surgery (09.00-10.30)

 

a. Opinder Sahota. The economics of hip fractures, can we improve the situation?  (09.00-09.30) 

b. Iain Moppett. Can anaesthetists improve outcome in hip fracture. QMC Nottingham.  (09.30-10.00)  

c.Katherine Andrews. NHS Networks a brief guide.  (10.00-10.30) 

 

d1.  Hip Fracture Network Meeting.     (10.30-11.00) 

 

d2.  Laparotomy Network Meeting.      (10.30-11.00) 

 

Coffee break (11.00-11.30)

 

2. The Elderly heart      (11.30-13.00)

 

a. Dr Johan Benc. Trans-venous aortic valve replacement.

            (11.30-12.00) 

b. Giles Peek.  ECMO, is it used for the elderly?

     (12.00-12.30) 

c. Prof Tom Robinson. How high is high? Hypertension in the elderly.  (12.30-13.00)  

 

AGM (13.00-13.15)

 

Lunch (13.15-14.15) 

     

3. Session 3 (14.15-16.00)

 

a.  Free papers.  (14.15-15.05) 

b.  Debate.  (15.05-16.00)


Echocardiography should be used in emergency hip fracture patients with a systolic murmur?

 

For:  Michael McBrien, Belfast.  (15.05-15.25) 

Against: John Holloway, Poole. (15.25-15.45)

 

Q & votes.  (15.45-15.55)

 

      Closing comments and Prize Winners  (16.00)

 

      Depart (16.10)