SURGICAL  UPDATE  :  25-26 FEBRUARY 2017

Programme

 

 

PROVISIONAL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME 

  

Saturday 25 February 2016

Welcome

Sunday 26 February  2016

08h00-10h00

Session 1:

Chair:                

 Breast session

08h00-10h00 Session 5:

Chair:               

HPB / upper GI

1. How has the luminal classification changed breast cancer management for surgeons?

18. Abnormal LFT’s before lap chole – what to do? – M Bernon

2. Broadening indications for neoadjuvant chemotherapy - What’s the evidence?

19. Options for management of CBD stones – SR Thomson

3. Managing the Her-2 positive cancer – biological behaviour and outcomes

20. How to recognise and manage Mirrizzi Syndrome – C Kloppers

4. Margin status in DCIS – when should a surgeon go back?

21. An approach to incidental pancreatic lesions – E Jonas

5. When not to do a sentinel lymph node biopsy/ALND for invasive breast cancer?

22. Pitfalls in acute pancreatitis – S Burmeister

23. Occult upper GI bleeds – the elusive bleeder – G Chinnery

Discussion 30min

Discussion 30min

Tea

Tea

10h30-12h30

Session 2:

Chair:

What the surgeon needs to know about endocrine emergencies.

10h30-12h30

Session 6:

Chair:               

Colorectal session

6. The surgical patient with thyrotoxicosis.

24. Inflammatory Bowel Disease in 2017 - Gastroenterologist

7. Hypercalcaemic crisis in hyperparathyroid patients.

25. An approach to constipation -

8. Managing the undiagnosed phaeochromocytoma in a surgical patient.

26. NOTES and the colorectal surgeon – T Forgan

9. Surgical sepsis and DKA – tips and strategies for improved outcomes

27. Haemorrhoids – what’s new in the literature – P Goldberg

10. Operating on the patient with profound cushing’s syndrome

28. difficult cases – a panel discussion – A Boutall

Discussion 30min

Discussion 30min

Lunch

Lunch

 13h30-15h30

Session 3:

Chair:

Bard Hernia session

13h00-15h00

Session 7:

Chair:

Enhancing surgical safety / peri-operative medicine

11. Alternative Open techniques – plug and patch/ onstep – International guests

29. What’s new in ERAS

12. Chronic Pain After Inguinal Hernia Repair – M Hampton

30. Peri-operative fitness assessment in 2017

13. Practical approach to Sportsmans groin – R Oodit

31. What is the role of the surgical safety checklist?

14. Parastomal Hernias  - Prophylaxis and treatment – C Kloppers

32. Guidelines on reducing surgical site infection – J Klopper?

15. Small Ventral Hernias – H Bougard

33. Appropriate use of antibiotics in the peri-operative setting – J Piercy

16. Biologics in 2017 – where do we stand? – A Boutall

34. Trop T’s and surgery

Discussion 30min

Discussion 30min

Tea

Depart

16h00-17h00

Session 4: Keynote talks

Chair:               E Muller        

17. Breast Cancer surgery – how conservative should we be? – M Lansdown

17h00

Meet the speakers cocktail party