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Thursday 3 September 2020 08:30 - 12:30 (Log in 08:15)


Online Online


Member - £70
Trainee Member - £35
Retired Member - £35
Non-Member - £120

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About this online seminar

Welcome to the first online seminar on anaesthesia for emergency surgery. This is one of our most popular seminars and deals with various issues involved in anaesthesia for emergency patients on a day to day basis. This will give an opportunity to update your knowledge on some of the common problems encountered during anaesthetising of patients for emergency surgery. All the speakers are experts in their respective fields. There will be time to discuss issues with the speakers.

Learning objectives:

1. Management of patients with cardiac disease
2. Management of coagulation during surgery
3. Specialist airway management
4. Management of patients requiring
    a. Emergency caesarean section
    b. Emergency laparotomy
    c. Emergency orthopaedic surgery


Organiser and chair: Prof Akbar Vohra, Manchester

Managing cardiac patients undergoing urgent and emergency non-cardiac surgery - Prof Akbar Vohra, Manchester

Difficult airway problems in emergency surgery - Prof Anil Patel, London

Managing the bleeding patient - Dr Nicholas Goddard, Southampton

Emergency caesarean section – issues & strategies - Dr Katherine Bexon, Manchester

Management of the sick laparotomy patient - Dr Sum Huddart, Surrey

Anaesthesia for orthopaedic emergencies - Dr Andrew Castello-Cortes, London

Joining the online seminar

You can log in from the comfort of your own home, your office, or any where else that is convenient. All you need is a decent internet connection and a quiet room. We encourage all delegates to attend online seminars live to ensure you get the most out of the learning experience and interaction with the speakers.

Please ignore questions about access and dietary requirements during the booking process. Further details will be sent automatically via email. We will also be sending a link to a Moodle page with further resources for the seminar. Please ensure the email we have for you is correct, and remember to check for updates in that email account in the week prior to the online seminar.