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STACC 2014

Singapore Trauma 2014

12th - 13th April 2014, Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1

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Program

07:30
Registration

15:23

08:30
Opening Address

Dr Amy Khor

Dr Amy Khor
12:31

08:35
The Development of Trauma and Acute Care Surgical Units in Taiwan

Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh

Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh
08:55
The Training of Trauma Care Providers in Thailand

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai
09:15
Upgrading Trauma Capability in Macau

Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Dr. Lei Wai Seng
09:35
Singapore Trauma System

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk
09:55
Q & A

10:00
Tea Break

12:55

10:30
Traumatic Brain Injury - To Cool or Not to Cool in the Emergency Departmenta

Dr. Wong Yulin

Dr. Wong Yulin
10:55
Chest Trauma - Updates on Management of Blunt Cardiac Injuries

Dr. Elmin Steyn

Dr. Elmin Steyn
11:20
The Trauma Airway and Rapid Sequence Intubation – What More is There to Talk About?

Peter George Manning

Peter George Manning
11:45
Q & A

10:30
A Path Less Taken – The Challenges of a Commanding Officer in the Combat Support Hospital

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon
10:55
Surgery in Austere Environment - Lessons for the Modern Surgeon

Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Dr. Chong Chee Keong
11:20
Trauma Care - Technological Advances from the Military

Prof. Frank Plani

Prof. Frank Plani
11:45
Q & A

10:30
Topical Haemostatics: It is Here

Dr. Tang Kong Choong

Dr. Tang Kong Choong
10:55
Pharmacological Adjuncts in Haemostasis

Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan

Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan
11:20
Crystalloid: Colloid: Blood - Fluid Resuscitation in Trauma

Dr. Tan Hon Liang

Dr. Tan Hon Liang
11:45
Q & A

10:30
Pathophysiology of Head Injury

Dr. David Low

Dr. David Low
10:55
Controversies and Evidence in the Management of Neurotrauma

Dr. Nicole Keong

Dr. Nicole Keong
11:20
Controversies and Evidence in the Management of Neurotrauma

Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth

Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth
11:45
Q & A

12:00
Poster Presentation
Honorary Judges: Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo, Dr. Rizal Imran, Prof. Frank Plani, Dr. Elmin Steyn, A/Prof. Kenneth Mak, A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Advances in Intraoperative Hemostasis

Dr. Kate Martin

Dr. Kate Martin
12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Strategies in Preventing Intraabdominal Adhesions

Dr. Michael Sugrue

Dr. Michael Sugrue
13:00
TEG / ROTEM – Uh What? Do I Need to Know This in the Emergency Department?

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan
13:25
Fibrinogen Concentrates / Cryoprecipitate – Why Should I Bother in the Emergency Department?

Dr. Victor Ong

Dr. Victor Ong
13:50
Lactate Clearance and End Tidal CO2 Monitoring in Trauma Patients – Worthy of the Emergency Physician’s Efforts?

Dr. Somnath Chatterjee

Dr. Somnath Chatterjee
14:15
Q & A

13:00
The Impact of Pre-Existing Anti-Coagulation Medication on Acute Care Surgery

Lee Kin Yan

Lee Kin Yan
13:20
Management Strategies of Deranged Liver Enzymes in Acute Cholecystitis

Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon

Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon
13:40
Role of Pyloric Exclusion and Drainage Procedures in Duodenal Emergencies

A/Prof Kenneth Mak

A/Prof Kenneth Mak
14:00
Transfusion Related Acute Lung Injury - Can We Prevent It?

Dr. Elmin Steyn

Dr. Elmin Steyn
14:20
Q & A

13:00
A Critical Analysis of the Impact of Time Delay in the Outcomes of Patients with Gastrointestinal Tract Injuries in Blunt Abdominal Trauma

Dr. Koh Ye Xin

Dr. Koh Ye Xin
13:15
Progression and Outcome of Organ Failure amongst Blunt Polytrauma Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit

Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan

Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan
13:20
Outcome of Adult Trauma Patients in Intensive Care With and Without Nosocomial Infection - Retrospective Cohort Study

Mr. Cheng Ming Wai

Mr. Cheng Ming Wai
13:45
Resource Use Intensity in a Mature, Integrated Canadian Trauma System: A Multicenter Cohort Study

Teegwendé Valérie Porgo

Teegwendé Valérie Porgo
14:00
New Insights into the Pathophysiological Background for Damage Control Surgery

Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben

Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben
14:15
Use Of Fixed Angle Volar Locking Plates In Corrective Distal Radius Osteotomy For Fracture Malunion : Clinical And Radiological Outcomes

Miss Sara Boutong

Miss Sara Boutong
13:00
Sharpen the Saw: How to Stay on the Cutting Edge of your Practice?

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon
13:20
The Importance of Being Well-Informed: What Research Means to my Practice

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
13:40
Hands Off or Handshake? Orthopaedics is No Longer Relevant to Hand Surgery Training
Proposition: Dr. Lai Jen Ming & Dr. Kang Yong Chiang (Hand Surgery) Opposition: Dr. Sean Ho & Dr. Toon Dong Hao from (Orthopaedic Surgery)

14:10
Get a Leg Up! Understanding Amputations in Modern Trauma Practice

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
14:30
Tea Break

15:04

15:00
Trauma Resuscitation Should be Run by Emergency Physicians

15:30
Male Doctors Should Wear Bow Ties

16:00
All Work And No Play Makes Residents Better Specialists

16:30
Closing

15:22

09:00
Airway management in Trauma - Beyond Basics

Dr Zhang Jinbin

Dr Zhang Jinbin
09:25
Transfusion Stratgies in Head Injury

Dr. Chong Shang Yee

Dr. Chong Shang Yee
09:50
Coagulation Assessment in Trauma: The Whole Picture, When We Want It

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan
10:15
Q & A

09:00
Management of Occult Pneumothorax - What's the Evidence?

Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo

Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo
09:20
Latest Strategies in Managing Penetrating Neck Trauma

Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran
09:40
Exsanguinating Pelvic Injuries-Updates on Management Strategies

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan
10:00
Management Guidelines in Blunt Complex Pancreatico-Duodenal Injuries

Dr. Jeremy Ng

Dr. Jeremy Ng
10:20
Q & A

09:00
Are We Doing Enough? Insufficiency Fractures in the Elderly

Dr. Victor Seah

Dr. Victor Seah
09:20
A New Fix for an Old Problem: Surgical Principles in the Aging Bone

Dr. Hitendra Doshi

Dr. Hitendra Doshi
09:40
The Bionic Generation: Joint Replacements in Geriatric Trauma

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
10:00
New School Versus Old School: Residency Produces Better Orthopaedic Surgeons
Proposition: Dr. Remesh Kunnasegaran and Dr. Tan Sze Ern (Residents) Opposition: Asst. Prof. Danny Louange and Dr. Gowreeson Thevendran (Consultants)

10:30
Tea Break

16:03

11:00
Novel Oral Anticoagulants – Impact on the Bleeding Trauma Patient

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying
11:25
Recreational Drugs and Alcohol Intoxication – Help From our Friendly Toxicologist

Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Dr. Phua Dong Haur
11:50
The Trauma Patient in Pain – Optimizing Pain Management in the Resuscitation Room

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui
12:15
Q & A

11:00
The Role of Interval Appendectomy - A Myth or A Reality?

Dr. Kan Yuk Man

Dr. Kan Yuk Man
11:20
Surgical Management of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

Dr. Michael Sugrue

Dr. Michael Sugrue
11:40
Complicated Diverticulitis: What Options Do I Have?

Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Dr. Koh Poh Koon
12:00
Diagnosis and Management of Acute Mesenteric Ischaemia

Dr. Lee Kin Yan

Dr. Lee Kin Yan
12:20
Q & A

11:00
Anaesthesia in a War Zone

Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Dr. Tan Wah Tze
11:25
Austere Trauma Surgery: The East Sabah experience

Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran
11:50
A Missionary Surgeon's Experience - Austere Medicine in Niger, Africa

Dr. Andrew Ng

Dr. Andrew Ng
12:15
Q & A

11:00
Clearing The Cervical Spine - Algorithm and Imaging

Dr. Ling Ji Min

Dr. Ling Ji Min
11:25
Pathophysiology and Management of Incomplete Spinal Cord Injuries

Dr. Lester Lee

Dr. Lester Lee
11:50
Classification of Thoracolumbar Spine Injuries: Evolution, Current Issues and Future Direction

Dr. Eddie Tan

Dr. Eddie Tan
12:15
Q & A

12:30
Lunch

17:11

13:30
Surgeon, Scientist, Saint - Deciding on Terminating the Trauma Resuscitation

Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Dr. Lei Wai Seng
13:50
Oops… We Missed it! - Missed Injuries in Trauma - Impact and Preventive Strategies

Dr. Kate Martin

Dr. Kate Martin
13:30
We have Lost it! - Maintaining Surgical Competency in the Era of Non-Operative Management in Trauma

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai
14:30
"Eeny, meeny, miny, moe" - Where do I Start? Multi-Cavity Life-Threatening Haemorrhage in Trauma

Prof. Frank Plani

Prof. Frank Plani
14:50
Q & A

15:00
Closing & Prize Presentation

17:19