Salford Quays, May 2007

 

 

What do we need to know about the elderly cardiovascular system?

Dr Alex Rooke

How do the elderly communicate the experience of pain?

Dr Peter Passmore

 

 

10.30 REFRESHMENT

BREAK

Update Session 2 1050-1150

Chair: Jeff Silverstein

 

What long term effects might inhalational anaesthetics have?

Dr Frederique Servin

How do the elderly handle local anaesthetic drugs?

Dr Bernadette Veering

 

 

PARALLEL SESSION -- PLEASE

CHOOSE BETWEEN THESE TWO

Surgery Update - Session 3A 1200-1300

 

Cancer surgery and patient preparation

Dr Ricardo Audisio and Dr Lynda Wyld

Pain Management Update - Session 3B

 

Post Herpetic Neuralgia -a model of the elderly nervous system?

Dr David Martin

LUNCH

Session 4 Cognitive Failure 1400-1515

Chair: Dr Lars Rasmussen

 

What is Perioperative Cognitive Dysfunction? How does it affect patients? What can we tell patients ? Can it be prevented?

Dr Deborah Culley

Dr Greg Crosby

 

REFRESHMENT

BREAK

PARALLEL SESSION -- PLEASE

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Session 5A: Parkinson’s Disease 1545-1715

 

Perioperative care

Dr Jolyon Meara

 

Neurosurgery and Imaging

Dr Paul Eldridge

 

Anaesthesia

Dr Paddy Dobbs

Session 5B: Intensive care

The Reluctant Intensivist

Dr Steve Mousdale

 

Survival 

Dr Dougal Atkinson

 

Is it worth it?

Dr Les Gemmell

1930 for 2000

ANNUAL DINNER

FRIDAY

11th May 2007

Session 6: Hip Fractures 0900-1030

Chair : Dr Max Fryer

 

Have we learnt anything since 2002? Are they urgent or not? What about co-morbidity? How may we audit our results? 

Dr Richard Griffiths

Dr Colin Currie -- National Hip Fracture Database

Dr Nigel Sharrock

 

REFRESHMENT

BREAK

PARALLEL SESSION -- PLEASE

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Session 7A: Free papers 1100-1215 

Chair: Dr Jeff Silverstein

 

10 minute verbal presentations 

Posters 

Prize for best paper by a Trainee

Send free paper abstracts by April 15th 2007 to secretary@aaa-online.org.uk

 

Session 7B: Dementia Workshop

Chair: Dr Chris Jankowski

 

Does anaesthesia of the cholinergic system affect the course of dementia?

Dr Vincenzo Fodale

Dr Clive Ballard - Risks and Potential Risks for Delirium and Dementia

 

Session 8A: Education 1215- 1315

 

Simulators , Curricula and Assessment : 

education in geriatric anaesthesia

Professor Chris Dodds

Dr Fred Sieber -- Education in Geriatric Anaesthesia : U.S.Experience

Session 8B: Technology

 

Bedside Testing for Dementia

Non-invasive Cardiac Output

Dr Chris Pomfret

Dr Paul Dark

LUNCH

 

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 1415-1445

 

Session 9: The Great Day Case Debate 1515-1600

 

'This house believes we aren't doing enough day cases'

 

For the Motion: Dr Terri Monk

Against the Motion: Professor Chris Dodds

 

 

CLOSE OF MEETING 1600

 

Trainees’ Prize Presentation

The next 20 years?

An International Association? 

 

Dr Andrew Severn

Professor Gwyn Seymour