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Breakaways

London Trauma Conference

 

The London Trauma Conference

8th – 11th December

The breakaway sessions form a vital part of the Trauma Conference. Running parallel to the main lectures, they have been tailor made in-line with delegate feedback to address specific clinical areas or delegate groups.

This years breakaway sessions (which can be mixed with attendance at the main conference) will include: trauma surgery, trauma research, trauma nursing and paediatric trauma, core trauma topics and paramedic critical care. Practical workshops in resuscitative thoracotomy and REBOA will also be on offer.

The individual programmes are in the process of being finalised and will be available shortly.

To register your interest in this years conference and to hear more about this years exciting programme as soon as it is announced please click here.

CPD points for 2015's conference are currently under applictaion.
In 2014 a total of 24 CPD points were awarded by the College Of Emergency Medicine, 6 per day of conference (as was the case in 2013 and previously).


2015's Breakaway sessions

Trauma Surgery Symposium

Trauma Surgery Symposium – Trauma Research

The morning session - Tuesday 8th December 2015

More information will be available shortly


Trauma Surgery Symposium

Trauma Surgery Symposium – Trauma Surgery

The afternoon session - Tuesday 8th December 2015

More information will be available shortly


Trauma Nursing

Trauma Nursing

The morning session - Wednesday 9th December 2015
(attendance to the main conference will make up the remaining part of the day)

A dedicated nursing session comes back to conference to help define best practice in the trauma patient pathway.

Paediatric Trauma

Paediatric Trauma

The afternoon session - Wednesday 9th December 2015
(attendance to the main conference will make up the remaining part of the day)

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More information will be available shortly


Core Topics

Core Topics in Trauma

Wednesday 9th December 2015

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Core Topics in Trauma returns for its 6th year. This highly regarded session is aimed at junior doctors, paramedics, nurses and students. Taking in a broad array of topics in trauma and pre-hospital care it provides an excellent forum for clinicians embarking on a career in the sector. More details will follow shortly.


Cardiac Arrest Masterclass

Cardiac Arrest Masterclass

Thursday 10th December 2015

Building on the success of last years masterclass this session combines both theory and practical demonstrations of qCPR and ECMO. This highly focused session including case reviews and discussion on Cardiac Arrest, taking in topics from Maximising cardiac output, to Defibrillation In Flight - Pilots Perspective, to Post ROSC Anaesthesia.

Highlights will include:
- Prehospital ECMO Demonstration
- ECMO Principle and Practice
- Automated CPR Demonstration
- Non-technical Skills In Cardiac Arrest Management
- Forensic Medicine & Cardiac Arrest
- Post Arrest Syndrome
- Cannulation Of The Aorta In Cardiac Arrest
- Stone Heart

Registrations numbers for the session are capped at 80.

Thoracotomy /REBOA Masterclass

Thoracotomy / REBOA Masterclass

Thursday 10th December 2015

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This successful Masterclass is now in its 3rd Year has been expanded to incorporate the use of REBOA. Incorporating a review of the literature for both techniques the day defines indications anatomy and how to perform the procedure. The session involve hands on teaching in group sessions with mannequins.


Stand Up Science

Stand Up Science

The Evening of Thursday 10th December 2015

The ever popular ‘stand up science’ will challenge presenters of scientific abstracts and entertain a friendly audience.

Advanced Paramedic Masterclass

Advanced Paramedic Masterclass

Friday 11th December 2015

This session is aimed at advanced/critical care paramedics. Covering topics such as analgesia, education, governance, plus a variety of clinical topics.