STACC 2015

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We look forward to welcoming you to be part of Singapore Trauma 2015!

DATE

18 April 2015 / 09.00 AM - 05.00 PM
19 April 2015 / 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

15:30

08:30
Opening Address (Speech Content)

Mr. Gan Kim Yong

Mr. Gan Kim Yong
09:41

08:35
(Slides)
The Grand and Sobering History of Trauma Through Time

Prof. Kenneth Boffard

Prof. Kenneth Boffard
09:00
Meeting the Global Needs of Trauma Patients

Dr. Tarek Razek

Dr. Tarek Razek
09:25
Trauma in Asia - A Developing Field in the Most Diverse of Continents

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk
09:50
Q & A

10:00
Tea Break

09:59

10:30
Current Approach to the Management of Head Injury in Children

Dr. Ling Ji Min

Dr. Ling Ji Min
10:45
Sports Concussion - The Latest Update

Dr. Chen Min Wei

Dr. Chen Min Wei
11:00
Prognostic Models and Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Julian Han

Dr. Julian Han
11:15
Coagulopathy Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury - Pathophysiology and Management

Dr. Eddie Tan

Dr. Eddie Tan
11:30
Traumatic Brain Injury in the Elderly - Is it as Bad as We Think?

Dr. Lester Lee

Dr. Lester Lee
11:45
Q & A

10:30
The Evolution of Trauma Care in the Emergency Department in Singapore over the Ages: Developing Systems and Structures

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong
11:10
Changing Ideas and Practices of Emergency Trauma Care in Singapore

A/Prof. Mark Leong

A/Prof. Mark Leong
11:45
Q & A

10:30
Managing the Burns Patient

A/Prof. Tay Sook Muay

A/Prof. Tay Sook Muay
10:55
ICU Management of Severe TBI - What the Guidelines Do Not Say

A/Prof. Kwek Tong Kiat

A/Prof. Kwek Tong Kiat
11:20
Off Label Use of Drugs for Coagulopathy in Trauma

Prof. Kenneth Boffard

Prof. Kenneth Boffard
11:45
Q & A

10:30
The Role of Arthroscopic Surgery for The Aging Rotator Cuff

Adj. Asst. Prof. Lee Keng Thiam

Adj. Asst. Prof. Lee Keng Thiam
10:45
Fixation of Osteoporotic Proximal Humerus Fractures – What Options Do We Have?

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
11:00
Primary Arthroplasty in Osteoporotic Proximal Humerus Fractures

Dr. Lim Yeow Wai

Dr. Lim Yeow Wai
11:15
Revision Surgery for Failed Osteosynthesis in Proximal Humerus Fractures

Dr. Poon Kein Boon

Dr. Poon Kein Boon
11:30
Reverse Shoulder Arthrosplasty – Tips and Tricks

A/Prof. Denny Lie

A/Prof. Denny Lie
11:45
The Role of Arthroscopy for Refractory Frozen Shoulder

Dr. Ramesh S/O Subramaniam

Dr. Ramesh S/O Subramaniam
12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Incidence of Clinical DVT in Trauma and Acute Care Patients

Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Dr Teo Li-Tserng
12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Updates on the Use of Thromboelastometry in Trauma

Adj. Asst. Prof. Nathan White

Adj. Asst. Prof. Nathan White
13:00
Paediatric Trauma in Singapore: Size Doesn't Matter!

Miss Jasmine Feng

Miss Jasmine Feng
13:20
Cervical Spine in Paediatric Trauma Resuscitation: Can We Still Follow ATLS?

Dr. Reuben Soh

Dr. Reuben Soh
13:40
Computed Tomography (CT) Scan for Paediatric Trauma: Making of X-Men?

Dr. Marielle V. Fortier

Dr. Marielle V. Fortier
14:00
Rehabilitation for Paediatric Trauma: It's Not the Same Game

Miss Tanuja Nair & Miss Chua Shuzhen

Miss Tanuja Nair & Miss Chua Shuzhen
14:20
Q & A

13:30
Ultrasound and FAST – How it Has Changed Emergency Medicine Practice Over the Years

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen
13:20
CT Scans and LODOX Scans in the ED: Are We Getting Bigger, Quicker and Clearer?

Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai

Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai
13:40
Lightning Injuries

Clinical A/Prof. Eillyne Seow

Clinical A/Prof. Eillyne Seow
14:00
Pelvic Fractures - From Bedsheets to Pelvic Binders to C-Clamps, External Fixation, Pre-peritoneal Packings and Angioembolization

Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai

Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai
14:20
Q & A

13:00
(Slides)
Anti-Coagulation: Is it the Emerging Killer in Traumatic Falls?

Dr. Angus Brown

Dr. Angus Brown
13:15
Prevalence of Acute Trauma Coagulopathy and Its Impact on Outcomes of Trauma Patients Presenting to The Emergency Department

Dr. Sunder S/O Balasubramaniam

Dr. Sunder S/O Balasubramaniam
13:30
Road Traffic Accidents in a Selected Area in Southern Sri Lanka: Association Between Aetiological Factors and Outcome

Dr. Kamal Jayasuriya

Dr. Kamal Jayasuriya
13:45
Comparison of the Performance of a Heart Rate Variability Model with Existing Trauma Scores in Predicting Early Mortality in Trauma Patients

Mr. Liu Nan

Mr. Liu Nan
14:00
Leukodepleted Blood Products Do Not Remove the Potential of Long-Term Transfusion-Associated Microchimerism in Australian Major Trauma Patients

Dr. Rena Hirani

Dr. Rena Hirani
14:15
Improving the Quality of Trauma Resuscitation in a Tertiary Hospital in Singapore – Phase I Results

Dr. Tan Xin Zhong Timothy

Dr. Tan Xin Zhong Timothy
13:00
Fixation for Distal Humerus Fractures in the Elderly

Adj. A/Prof. Khong Kok Sun

Adj. A/Prof. Khong Kok Sun
13:15
Total Elbow Replacement for Distal Humerus Fractures in the Elderly

Adj. Asst. Prof. Andy Wee

Adj. Asst. Prof. Andy Wee
13:30
Complex Distal Humerus Fracture in the Elderly – To Fix or Replace?

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
13:45
Distal Radius Fractures in the Elderly – Current Management Options

Clinical A/Prof. Teoh Lam Chuan

Clinical A/Prof. Teoh Lam Chuan
14:00
Hand and Wrist Fractures in The Elderly

Dr. Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

Dr. Vaikunthan Rajaratnam
14:15
Upper Limb Case Discussions

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
14:30
Tea Break

10:26

15:00
People Who Do Trauma Have No Life and No Money
Proposition: Ms. Kanageswari D/O Singaram & Mr. Desmond Lim (SGH)
Opposition: Dr. Dexter Chan & Dr. Sean Lee (NUH)

15:30
Sexuality Has No impact on Trauma Outcomes
Proposition: Dr. Serene Tang & Dr. Yong Enming (KTPH)
Opposition: Dr. Nita Thiruchelvam & Dr. Lester Ong (CGH)

16:00
Athletic Doctors Make Better Surgeons
Proposition: Dr. Hui Hon Cheung Rio & Dr. Kong Wai Chung Angela (Hong Kong)
Opposition: Dr. Norman Lin & Dr. Natarajan Suresh Khanna (Singapore)

16:30
Closing

10:30

09:00
The Open Abdomen - Strategies and Techniques

Burapat Sangthong

Burapat Sangthong
09:20
Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) - New Hope for Temporary Haemorrhage Control?

Dr. Marc de Moya

Dr. Marc de Moya
09:40
Cardiac Trauma - Assessment and Treatment

Teo Li-Tserng

Teo Li-Tserng
10:00
Hybrid Operating Theatres - The Ideal Place to Perform Trauma Surgery?

Dr. Scott D'Amours

Dr. Scott D'Amours
10:20
Q & A

09:00
Geriatric Trauma - What’s New in the Old

Dr. Ang Hou & Clinical A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

Dr. Ang Hou & Clinical A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying
08:25
Paediatric Trauma – When Little Things Matter the Most

Dr. Chong Shu-Ling

Dr. Chong Shu-Ling
09:50
Trauma in Pregnancy – Double Whammy

Dr. Lee Ching Ching & Dr. Tan Eng Loy

Dr. Lee Ching Ching & Dr. Tan Eng Loy
09:50
Q & A

09:00
Thoracic Paravertebral Block - Optimal Analgesia for Rib Fractures?

Dr. John Tey

Dr. John Tey
09:25
Pain Free Hip Fractures: Is it Possible?

Dr. Wong Wan Yi

Dr. Wong Wan Yi
09:50
Fluid Management in the Critically Ill Trauma Patient

Dr. Noelle Lim

Dr. Noelle Lim
10:15
Q & A

09:00
Fixation Options for IT Fractures in the Elderly – To Plate or Nail?

Adj. Asst. Prof. Ernest Kwek

Adj. Asst. Prof. Ernest Kwek
09:15
Total Hip Replacement for Acute Neck of Femur Fractures in the Elderly – Is it Justified?

Dr. Gavin O'Neill

Dr. Gavin O'Neill
09:30
Revision Options for Failed Osteosynthesis for Hip Fractures

Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan

Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan
09:45
Periprosthetic Fractures in the Elderly – What Options do We Have?

Dr. Teo Yee Hong

Dr. Teo Yee Hong
10:00
Sacral Insufficiency Fractures in the Elderly – Should We Treat?

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
10:15
‘Integrated Care Model’ for Geriatric Hip Fractures – The Singapore Experience

Adj. Asst. Prof. Hitendra Doshi

Adj. Asst. Prof. Hitendra Doshi
10:30
Tea Break

11:12

11:00
Evidence Based Approach to Clearing the Cervical Spine in Poly Trauma/Head Injured Patients

Dr. Colum Patrick Nolan

Dr. Colum Patrick Nolan
11:20
Cervical Facet Dislocation - Treatment Paradigms

Dr. Jacob Oh

Dr. Jacob Oh
11:40
Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures - Techniques for Stabilization

Dr. Reuben Soh

Dr. Reuben Soh
12:00
Trauma in the Ankylosed Spine

Dr. Chua Soo Yong

Dr. Chua Soo Yong
12:20
Q & A

11:00
Trauma Team Simulations – Training Our Future Generations With Humans or Machines?

Dr. Elaine Tan

Dr. Elaine Tan
11:25
Emergency and Trauma Literature – The Busybody's Way to Keep Up

Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Dr. Phua Dong Haur
11:50
Part 1
We Do Not Need Trauma Surgeons in the Emergency Department -

Proposition: Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)

Proposition: Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)
11:50
Part 2
We Do Not Need Trauma Surgeons in the Emergency Department -

Proposition: Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)

Proposition: Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)
12:15
Q & A

11:00
Management of Severe Acute Pancreatitis

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak
11:25
Primary Anastamosis in Emergency Colonic Surgery

Dr. Kam Ming Hian

Dr. Kam Ming Hian
11:50
Strategies in Managing Upper Gastro-Intestinal Bleeding (Non Variceal)

Dr. Sanghvi Kaushal Amitbhai

Dr. Sanghvi Kaushal Amitbhai
12:15
Q & A

11:00
(Slides)
Distal Femur Fractures in The Elderly – The Ideal Construct

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
11:15
Acute Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty for Peri-articular Knee Fractures in the Elderly

Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan

Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan
11:30
Peri-prosthetic Fractures Around the Knee – Fixation or Revision?

Dr. Teo Yee Hong

Dr. Teo Yee Hong
11:45
Complex Hindfoot Trauma – Does Age Dictate Surgical Management?

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing
12:00
Ankle Replacement in the Elderly – Current Concepts and Outcomes

Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai

Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai
12:15
Lower Limb Case Discussions

Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai

Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai
12:30
Lunch

11:38

13:30
Whipping Up an Effective Trauma Team

Dr. Tarek Razek

Dr. Tarek Razek
13:50
Band-Aid for Bleeding - Role of Adhesives, Glues and Haemostatic Agents in Trauma

A/Prof. Philip Iau

A/Prof. Philip Iau
14:10
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome - Advances in Management

Dr. Scott D' Amours

Dr. Scott D' Amours
14:30
Permissive Hypotension and Damage Control Resuscitation

Dr. Marc de Moya

Dr. Marc de Moya
14:50
Q & A

15:00
Prize Presentation and Closing

11:47

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 Prof. Kenneth Boffard

Prof. Kenneth Boffard

South Africa

Speaker Dr. Tarek Razek

Dr. Tarek Razek

Canada

Speaker Dr. Lester Lee

Dr. Lester Lee

California

Speaker Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Hong Kong

Speaker Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai

Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai

Hong Kong

Speaker Dr. Angus Brown

Dr. Angus Brown

United Kingdom

Speaker Dr. Rena Hirani

Dr. Rena Hirani

Australia

Speaker Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Hong Kong

Speaker Burapat Sangthong

Burapat Sangthong

Thailand

Speaker Dr. Marc de Moya

Dr. Marc de Moya

USA

Speaker Dr. Scott D'Amours

Dr. Scott D'Amours

Sydney

Speaker Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Dr. Lau Tak-Wing

Hong Kong

Speaker Dr. Scott D' Amours

Dr. Scott D' Amours

Sydney

Speaker Dr. Marc de Moya

Dr. Marc de Moya

USA

Local Faculty

Speaker Mr. Gan Kim Yong

Mr. Gan Kim Yong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Ling Ji Min

Dr. Ling Ji Min

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chen Min Wei

Dr. Chen Min Wei

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Julian Han

Dr. Julian Han

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Eddie Tan

Dr. Eddie Tan

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

A/Prof. Goh Siang Hiong

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Mark Leong

A/Prof. Mark Leong

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Tay Sook Muay

A/Prof. Tay Sook Muay

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Kwek Tong Kiat

A/Prof. Kwek Tong Kiat

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Lee Keng Thiam

Adj. Asst. Prof. Lee Keng Thiam

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lim Yeow Wai

Dr. Lim Yeow Wai

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Poon Kein Boon

Dr. Poon Kein Boon

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Denny Lie

A/Prof. Denny Lie

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Ramesh S/O Subramaniam

Dr. Ramesh S/O Subramaniam

Singapore

Speaker Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Dr Teo Li-Tserng

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Nathan White

Adj. Asst. Prof. Nathan White

Singapore

Speaker Miss Jasmine Feng

Miss Jasmine Feng

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Reuben Soh

Dr. Reuben Soh

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Marielle V. Fortier

Dr. Marielle V. Fortier

Singapore

Speaker Miss Tanuja Nair & Miss Chua Shuzhen

Miss Tanuja Nair & Miss Chua Shuzhen

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Dr. Toh Hong Chuen

Singapore

Speaker Clinical A/Prof. Eillyne Seow

Clinical A/Prof. Eillyne Seow

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Sunder S/O Balasubramaniam

Dr. Sunder S/O Balasubramaniam

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Kamal Jayasuriya

Dr. Kamal Jayasuriya

Singapore

Speaker Mr. Liu Nan

Mr. Liu Nan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tan Xin Zhong Timothy

Dr. Tan Xin Zhong Timothy

Singapore

Speaker Adj. A/Prof. Khong Kok Sun

Adj. A/Prof. Khong Kok Sun

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Andy Wee

Adj. Asst. Prof. Andy Wee

Singapore

Speaker Clinical A/Prof. Teoh Lam Chuan

Clinical A/Prof. Teoh Lam Chuan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

Dr. Vaikunthan Rajaratnam

Singapore

Speaker Teo Li-Tserng

Teo Li-Tserng

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Ang Hou & Clinical A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

Dr. Ang Hou & Clinical A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chong Shu-Ling

Dr. Chong Shu-Ling

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lee Ching Ching & Dr. Tan Eng Loy

Dr. Lee Ching Ching & Dr. Tan Eng Loy

Singapore

Speaker Dr. John Tey

Dr. John Tey

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Wong Wan Yi

Dr. Wong Wan Yi

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Noelle Lim

Dr. Noelle Lim

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Ernest Kwek

Adj. Asst. Prof. Ernest Kwek

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Gavin O'Neill

Dr. Gavin O'Neill

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan

Adj. Asst. Prof. S S Sathappan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Teo Yee Hong

Dr. Teo Yee Hong

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Hitendra Doshi

Adj. Asst. Prof. Hitendra Doshi

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Colum Patrick Nolan

Dr. Colum Patrick Nolan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Jacob Oh

Dr. Jacob Oh

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Reuben Soh

Dr. Reuben Soh

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chua Soo Yong

Dr. Chua Soo Yong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Elaine Tan

Dr. Elaine Tan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Singapore

Speaker Proposition:  Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)

Proposition: Dr. Ho Hiu-Fai (Emergency Physician) Opposition: Dr. Chiu Ming Terk (Trauma Surgeon)

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

A/Prof. Kenneth Mak

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Kam Ming Hian

Dr. Kam Ming Hian

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Sanghvi Kaushal Amitbhai

Dr. Sanghvi Kaushal Amitbhai

Singapore

Speaker Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai

Adj.Asst. Prof. Chong Keen Wai

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Philip Iau

A/Prof. Philip Iau

Singapore

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