2021 Conference Programme

 

2021 Conference Programme

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09 Nov 2021
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    Treatment of acute stroke has undergone major advances over the past 2 decades. This presentation will provide an overview of the available options for treatment of a patient with ischaemic stroke suc ...
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    The commonest cause of medical admission in the over 60s. Pulmonary oedema is uncommon and usually precipitated by some acute event, such as acute coronary syndrome or arrhythmia. Treatment should be ...
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    Dr Shipway will discuss the role of perioperative comprehensive geriatric assessment, and its role in shared decision making and targeted multimodal optimisation for surgery. He will discuss the evide ...
10 Nov 2021
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    This talk will cover headache epidemiology, pathophysiology, history taking and the principles of emergency headache management. There will be case examples and an opportunity for discussion.
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    Hyponatraemia (serum sodium concentration <135 mmol/L) is one of the most common electrolyte disorders encountered in clinical practice while hyperkalaemia can be life threatening. The active diagnosi ...
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09 Nov 2021
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    Atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor for ischaemic stroke and cardioembolic strokes have higher mortality and morbidity than other causes of stroke. This presentation will provide an overview of ...
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    Anorexia Nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric illness. I aim to dispel misconceptions, and describe how Anorexia affects the individual. I will cover how patients may present to t ...
10 Nov 2021
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    This talk will cover headache epidemiology, pathophysiology, history taking and the principles of emergency headache management. There will be case examples and an opportunity for discussion.
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    This session will cover - Why POCUS is critical skill for all clinicians - Show evidence on how it impacts in patient care - Consolidated with case examples - Brief overview of environments where POCU ...
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    This session will cover - Why POCUS is critical skill for all clinicians - Show evidence on how it impacts in patient care - Consolidated with case examples - Brief overview of environments where POCU ...
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09 Nov 2021
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    Cardiac devices and pacing therapy is currently undergoing exponential development with a continued, year on year increase in the numbers of implanted devices. Growing clinical data and changing indic ...
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    Drug-related harms in patients with polypharmacy are often not identified as such by physicians, which can lead to further harm from cascade prescribing. People on multiple medicines require holistic ...
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    The GMC issued updated guidance on ‘Decision making and consent’ in November 2020 which emphasises the importance of a ‘meaningful dialogue’ with patients. The talk will cover some of the key points o ...
  7. AGM Theatre 3
    The commonest cause of medical admission in the over 60s. Pulmonary oedema is uncommon and usually precipitated by some acute event, such as acute coronary syndrome or arrhythmia. Treatment should be ...
  8. AGM Theatre 3
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10 Nov 2021
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    Acute cutaneous eruptions usually fall into 3 main categories:- blistering, pruritic and/or bleeding. Blistering eruptions generally suggest an acute inflammatory process which may be triggered by vir ...
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    This presentation will provide an overview of the management of diabetic emergencies, including recent updates and common pitfalls. It will also discuss the management of a patient with acute hypergly ...
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    Chest pain is the commonest reason for admission in the acute medical unit. This presentation will take you through my approach in managing a patient with chest pain and go over different scenarios an ...
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    Hyponatraemia (serum sodium concentration <135 mmol/L) is one of the most common electrolyte disorders encountered in clinical practice while hyperkalaemia can be life threatening. The active diagnosi ...
09 Nov 2021
  1. AGM Theatre 4
    The Nightingale Hospital London (NHL) was the first of seven new UK National Health Service (NHS) hospitals designed to address the potential shortfall in critical care capacity caused by the rapidly ...
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    Virus-independent immunopathology is now recognised as a pathophysiological feature of COVID-19. The GenOMICC, ISARIC4C and ICECAP studies have contributed to an understanding of the genetics of host ...
  8. AGM Theatre 4
09 Nov 2021
  1. ACC Theatre A
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    In this session she would like to explore models of prehabilitation and detail the journey of building a cross sector Prehabilitation Service
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    The session will highlight recent updates in sedative options in procedural sedation, outlining current perspectives and emerging issues and considerations in the field. The changing landscape in proc ...
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    The surgical population is aging with increasing comorbidities. Covid-19 and the increasing use of digital technologies have both changed the way that we work. It is therefore becoming essential that ...
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    The talk will include a summary of the NAP6 project and the epidemiology of anaesthetic allergy. As antibiotics are a leading cause of anaesthetic allergy the talk will also include challenges with an ...
  9. ACC Theatre A
    This session will address the peri-operative management of cardiac conditions, from a Cardiologists perspective. Cardiac patients have higher peri-operative risk and this session will provide a stepwi ...
  10. ACC Theatre A
09 Nov 2021
  1. ACC Theatre B
  2. ACC Theatre B
    The surgical population is aging with increasing comorbidities. Covid-19 and the increasing use of digital technologies have both changed the way that we work. It is therefore becoming essential that ...
  3. ACC Theatre B
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    In this session she would like to explore models of prehabilitation and detail the journey of building a cross sector Prehabilitation Service
  5. ACC Theatre B
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    The talk will include a summary of the NAP6 project and the epidemiology of anaesthetic allergy. As antibiotics are a leading cause of anaesthetic allergy the talk will also include challenges with an ...
10 Nov 2021
  1. ACC Theatre B
    An overview of the role anaesthesia plays in contributing to the climate crisis, current evidence in sustainable anaesthesia, and what anaesthesia practitioners can do to reduce their environmental im ...
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    A review of medical negligence litigation, tips for avoiding (or at least minimising risk) of being sued; as well as other medicolegal risks faced by doctors. Advice on handling complaints, and using ...
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    An overview of the particular issues and risks faced by anaesthetists managing morbidly obese patients. Including how recognise the high risk patient, preoperative assessment, reducing risks in anaest ...
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Where clinical training is just the beginning!

Acute General Medicine is returning to the ExCeL this November! The team is busy putting together the most insightful programme yet - in addition, we'll deliver five new hands-on training features to (safely) deliver our attendees an irreplaceable in-person practical experience. 

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The 2021 programme will be led by world-class speakers from each clinical specialty below: 

Cardiology | Critical Care | Diabetes & Endocrinology | Elderly Medicine | Emergency Medicine | Gastroenterology | Haematology | Hot Topics | Medical Essentials | Neurology | Renal Medicine | Respiratory Medicine | Rheumatology 

 

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