STACC 2013

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We look forward to welcoming you to be part of Singapore Trauma 2013!

DATE

13 April 2013 / 09.00 AM - 05.00 PM
14 April 2013 / 09.00 AM - 12.00 PM

VENUE

Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng Annex 1, Level 4 Singapore 308433

Program

07:30
Registration

15:13

08:30
Opening Address

Prof. Kandiah Satkunanantham

Prof. Kandiah Satkunanantham
17:23

08:35
Australia - Can State Trauma Systems co-exist in One Country?

Dr. John Crozier

Dr. John Crozier
08:55
Brazil - World Cup Mania

A/Prof. Tercio De Campos

A/Prof. Tercio De Campos
09:15
Hong Kong - How Effective is the Tiered Trauma Cluster?

A/Prof. Gilberto Leung

A/Prof. Gilberto Leung
09:35
USA - Challenges in Running a Mature Trauma System

Prof. Andrew Peitzman

Prof. Andrew Peitzman
09:55
Q & A

10:00
Tea Break

17:38

10:30
Revisiting the Golden Hour

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying
10:50
Tranexamic Acid and Blood substitutes. Their role in the Emergency Physician's management of Trauma

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong
11:10
Trauma Centers: Will Trauma Centers work in Singapore? An Emergency Physician's perspective

A/Prof. Mark Leong

A/Prof. Mark Leong
11:30
Updates in Acute Paediatric Trauma Care

Prof. Ng Kee Chong

Prof. Ng Kee Chong
11:50
Q & A

10:30
Rib Fracture Fixation: Where are we Today?

A/Prof. Narain Chotirosniramit

A/Prof. Narain Chotirosniramit
10:50
Pancreatic Injury: To Operate or Not?

A/Prof. Tercio De Campos

A/Prof. Tercio De Campos
11:10
DVT Prophylaxis in an Asian Trauma patient

Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Dr. Chong Chee Keong
11:30
Massive Transfusion Protocol: The Best Concoction?

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan
11:50
Q & A

10:30
Role of Decompressive Craniectomy in Head Injury

Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah

Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah
10:50
Measuring Intracranial Pressure in Neurotrauma: Evidence vs Tradition

Dr. Nicolas Kon

Dr. Nicolas Kon
11:10
CSF Leak Post Head Injury

Dr. Lee Cheng Kiang

Dr. Lee Cheng Kiang
11:30
Minimally Invasive Fixation in Traumatic Spinal Fractures

Dr. Eugene Yang

Dr. Eugene Yang
11:50
Q & A

10:30
I am Dying! But OUCH!!! Why Pain is Bad

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui
10:50
Pain Management Strategies for Pelvic and Hip Trauma

Dr Vincent Yeo

Dr Vincent Yeo
11:10
Pain Management Strategies for Chest Trauma

Dr. Stephen Chan

Dr. Stephen Chan
11:30
Post Trauma Chronic Pain: When and Why?

Dr. Ho Kok Yuen

Dr. Ho Kok Yuen
11:50
Q & A

12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Staple versus Handsewn Bowel Anastamosis in Acute Care Surgery-Latest Updates and Consensus

Dr. Carlos Mesquita

Dr. Carlos Mesquita
13:00
Gluttony: Challenges in Management of the Obese Trauma Patient

Dr. Kenneth Heng

Dr. Kenneth Heng
13:20
Greed: Injury Prevention in Paediatric Patients. Can we Do More?

Dr. Kao Pao Tang

Dr. Kao Pao Tang
13:40
Sloth: Pan-scans. Are we Getting Lazy in Assessing our Trauma Patients?

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk
14:00
Pride: Emergency Ultrasonography in Trauma Patients. So Are Emergency Physicians Good enough?

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen
14:20
Q & A

13:00
Violent Abuse of Healthcare Workers - Knowing our Legal Rights

Ms Cynthia Chan

Ms Cynthia Chan
13:20
The Do's and Don'ts of Writing a Medical Report for the Lawyer

Mr Lai Yew Fei

Mr Lai Yew Fei
13:20
Forensics and the Trauma Surgeon: What a Trauma Specialist Needs to Know

Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran
14:00
Avoiding Litigation By Trauma Patients: A Dummy's Guide

Dr. Tan Choon Chieh

Dr. Tan Choon Chieh
14:20
Q & A

13:00
Advances in Proximal Humeral Fracture Fixation

Prof. Stefaan Nijs

Prof. Stefaan Nijs
13:30
Tips for Successful Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty in Trauma

Dr. Lim Yi Jia

Dr. Lim Yi Jia
13:50
Debate: Clavicle Shaft Fractures Should be Treated Conservatively
Proposition: Dr Chawla Anuj & Dr Mark Tan, Opposition: Dr Bryan Wang & Dr Anand Pillai

14:10
My Approach to Clavicle Fractures

Prof. Stefaan Nijs

Prof. Stefaan Nijs
13:00
Fat Embolism

Dr. Lai Poi Leng

Dr. Lai Poi Leng
13:20
Management of Bronchopleural Fistulas in the ICU

Dr. Dokev Basheer Ahmed Aneez Ahmed

Dr. Dokev Basheer Ahmed Aneez Ahmed
13:40
Pulmonary Embolism Prevention Strategies in Trauma

Dr. Ng Shin Yi

Dr. Ng Shin Yi
14:00
Concepts of Resuscitation in Polytrauma

Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Dr. Tan Wah Tze
14:20
Q & A

13:00
Utilization of Dedicated Whole Body Computed Tomography (WB-CT) For Trauma Patients in a Tertiary Trauma Centre

Dr. Sam Wong

Dr. Sam Wong
13:20
Non-Fatal Thoracic Injuries and Crash Characteristics Influencing Them: Real World Impact Data of Motorcycle Accidents From a Tertiary Care Centre

Dr. Ishara Maduka

Dr. Ishara Maduka
13:40
Quality of Life after Major Trauma - An Outcome Study

Dr. Stuart Tan

Dr. Stuart Tan
14:00
Paediatric Trauma Score and Glasgow Coma Scale in Predicting Paediatric Major Trauma

Dr. Lee York Tien

Dr. Lee York Tien
14:20
Q & A

14:30
Tea Break

12:03

15:00
Music Helps a Surgeon Operate Better
Proposition: Dr Kaan Hung Leng & Dr Frederick Koh (NUH)
Opposition: Dr Muhammad Ramdhan bin Abd Aziz & Dr Hng Mei Hwa, Joanne (HSAJB)

15:30
Residency Training Hours Restriction Produces Better Specialists
Proposition: Dr Brian Tian & Dr Chok Aik Yong (SGH)
Opposition: Dr Vicky Ng & Dr Norman Tan (TTSH)

16:00
Male Doctors make Better Trauma Specialists
Proposition: Dr Liu Huimin & Dr Junice Wong Shi Hui (Female)
Opposition: Dr Joachim Yau & Dr Tan Bo Chuan (Male)

16:30
Closing

12:08

08:30
Coagulopathy in Head Injury

Dr Pang Boon Chuan

Dr Pang Boon Chuan
08:50
Neuroradiology and Neurointervention in Traumatic Head Injury

Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah

Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah
09:10
The Challenges of Early Rehabilitation after Neurotrauma

Dr Deshan Kumar

Dr Deshan Kumar
09:30
Pediatric Head Injury

Dr. David Low

Dr. David Low
09:50
Q & A

08:30
Drains : Friend or Foe?

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak
08:50
The Bleeding Colon: Colonoscopy, Angiography or Surgery?

Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Dr. Koh Poh Koon
12:20
Managing the Critically Injured Obese Patient

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam
09:30
Acute Care Surgery is Not Trauma Surgery

Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Dr Teo Li-Tserng
09:50
Q & A

08:30
Debate: Plating is the Gold Standard for Humeral shaft fractures
Proposition: Dr Kelvin Tan & Dr Tan Tong Leng
Opposition: Dr Nicholas Yeo & Dr Nicholas Yeoh

09:00
Reconstructing the Distal Humerus

Dr Andy Wee

Dr Andy Wee
09:30
Management of Proximal Ulna Fractures

Prof. Stefaan Nijs

Prof. Stefaan Nijs
10:00
Tea Break

12:27

10:30
To MIS or not to MIS ? - State of Minimally Invasive Surgery in Trauma

Prof. Andrew Peitzman

Prof. Andrew Peitzman
10:50
A Rational Alternative to Transfusion Ratios - Is ROTEM Ready for Real Time?

A/Prof. Philip Iau

A/Prof. Philip Iau
11:10
Now, Later or Never ? - Damage Control vs Definitive Repair in Vascular Trauma

Dr. John Crozier

Dr. John Crozier
11:30
Angels and Devils in the Open Abdomen - Factors Influencing Outcome

Dr. Carlos Mesquita

Dr. Carlos Mesquita
11:50
Q & A

10:30
Workshop: Variable Angle Distal Humerus Plating

10:50
Workshop: New Proximal Ulna Plates

12:00
Closing and Prize Presentation by Dr Wong Soong Kuan

12:36

LOCATION

Venue

Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng Annex 1, Level 4 Singapore 308433

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SPEAKERS

International Faculty

Speaker A/Prof. Tercio De Campos

A/Prof. Tercio De Campos

Brazil

Speaker A/Prof. Gilberto Leung

A/Prof. Gilberto Leung

Hongkong

Speaker Prof. Andrew Peitzman

Prof. Andrew Peitzman

North Oakland

Speaker A/Prof. Narain Chotirosniramit

A/Prof. Narain Chotirosniramit

Bangkok

Speaker Dr. Carlos Mesquita

Dr. Carlos Mesquita

Speaker Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran

Malaysia

Speaker Prof. Stefaan Nijs

Prof. Stefaan Nijs

Speaker Dr. Ishara Maduka

Dr. Ishara Maduka

Sri Lanka

Speaker Dr. Stuart Tan

Dr. Stuart Tan

Australia

Local Faculty

Speaker Prof. Kandiah Satkunanantham

Prof. Kandiah Satkunanantham

Singapore

Speaker Dr. John Crozier

Dr. John Crozier

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Mark Leong

A/Prof. Mark Leong

Singapore

Speaker Prof. Ng Kee Chong

Prof. Ng Kee Chong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah

Dr. Mahendran Nadarajah

Sigapore

Speaker Dr. Nicolas Kon

Dr. Nicolas Kon

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lee Cheng Kiang

Dr. Lee Cheng Kiang

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Eugene Yang

Dr. Eugene Yang

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Singapore

Speaker Dr Vincent Yeo

Dr Vincent Yeo

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Stephen Chan

Dr. Stephen Chan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Ho Kok Yuen

Dr. Ho Kok Yuen

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Kenneth Heng

Dr. Kenneth Heng

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Kao Pao Tang

Dr. Kao Pao Tang

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Singapore

Speaker Ms Cynthia Chan

Ms Cynthia Chan

Singapore

Speaker Mr Lai Yew Fei

Mr Lai Yew Fei

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tan Choon Chieh

Dr. Tan Choon Chieh

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lim Yi Jia

Dr. Lim Yi Jia

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lai Poi Leng

Dr. Lai Poi Leng

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Dokev Basheer Ahmed Aneez Ahmed

Dr. Dokev Basheer Ahmed Aneez Ahmed

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Ng Shin Yi

Dr. Ng Shin Yi

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Sam Wong

Dr. Sam Wong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lee York Tien

Dr. Lee York Tien

Singapore

Speaker Dr Pang Boon Chuan

Dr Pang Boon Chuan

Singapore

Speaker Dr Deshan Kumar

Dr Deshan Kumar

Singapore

Speaker Dr. David Low

Dr. David Low

Speaker A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Singapore

Speaker Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

Dr Ganesh Ramalingam

Singapore

Speaker Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Singapore

Speaker Dr Andy Wee

Dr Andy Wee

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Philip Iau

A/Prof. Philip Iau

Singapore

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