STACC Archives

STACC 2007

Singapore Trauma 2007

21st April 2007, Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1

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Program

09:00
Arrival & Opening Speech by Dr Lim Suet Wun CEO of Tan Tock Seng Hospital and National Healthcare Group

12:03

09:10
PreHospital Management - How much is too much?
Patrick Bade, Consultant, General Surgeon, Royal Darwin Hospital, Australia

09:35
Fluid Resuscitation in Trauma - Is there an Ideal?
Andrew Gunn, Chief of Surgery, Sultanah Aminah Hospital, Malaysia

10:00
Hemostasis in the Prehospital Environment – Is there a Viable Option?
Giacomo Basadonna, Professor of Surgery, University of Massachusetts, USA

10:20
Questions and Answers

10:30
Tea Break

12:49

11:00
Life After Trauma

11:20
Disasters in Trauma Care: Anecdotes of a Trauma Surgeon
Michael Sugrue, Director of Trauma, Liverpool Hospital, Australia

11:40
Are we there yet? - Key Performance Indicators in Trauma Care
Ian Civil, Director of Trauma, Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

12:00
Prevention is Always Better Than Cure: Trauma Prevention Programmes in the U.S.A
Michael McGonigal, Director of Trauma, Regions Hospital, USA

12:20
Questions and Answers

12:30
Lunch (Lunchtime Symposium)

17:13

13:30
“Doctors Should play God in Trauma Resuscitations”
Expert Panel: Patrick Bade, Michael McGonigal, Thomas Lew, Tham Kum Ying
Debaters: Dr Jimmy Goh, Dr Benny Goh, Dr Tan Wah Tze, Dr Fong Sau Shiong

14:15
“Management of Trauma Should be Left to the Trauma Specialist”
Expert Panel: Michael Sugrue, Ian Civil, Pierce Chow, Chia Kok Hoong
Debators: Dr Chong Chee Keong, Dr Terence Quah, Dr SS Sathappan, Dr Kenneth Heng

15:00
Tea Break

17:18

15:30
Clearing the C-Spine: Who, How and When
Michael McGonigal, Director of Trauma, Regions Hospital, USA

15:50
Failure of Non Operative Management - The “OPS” Factors
A.Vijayan, Consultant, Trauma Surgeon, Tan Tock Seng Hospital

16:10
Definitive Closure of the Abdomen after Damage Control Laparotomy
Kenneth Mak, Chief of Surgery, Alexandra Hospital

16:30
A Common Sense Approach in the Reduction of Mortality for Major Pelvic Trauma
Michael Sugrue, Director of Trauma, Liverpool Hospital, Australia

16:50
Questions and Answers