Live Sessions

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in ICU

A presentation on the all aspects of Takotsubo stress cardiomyopathy. Prevalence, diagnosis, treatment and sonographic appearance of this will be covered in this session.

'Fat Cell Therapy in Osteoarthritis’

I am going to talk about the role of fat cells in the treatment of Osteoarthritis.   At the end of it I hope you will have some understanding of how fat cells treatment works and you can mak...

Robotic knee replacement surgery

Robotic knee replacement surgery for consultant orthopaedic surgeons with an interest in joint arthroplasty Anterior Hip replacement surgery for consultant orthopaedic surgeons with an interest in hip...

"Syringomyelia"

Syringomyelia is a challenging condition to treat. I believe that the condition is poorly understood by many doctors including neurosurgeons and neurologists. Understanding the natural history and the...

Acute on chronic liver failure

An Intensivist perspective on the management of acute on chronic liver failure

Invasive Fungal disease in Haemato-oncology Case Studies- Changing paradigm of diagnostics and management.

This presentation will focus on interesting real-life case studies treated At Kings College Hospital with Invasive Fungal disease and challenges faced in relation to diagnostic and management of these...

Introduction to Acute Postoperative Pain Management and Acute Pain Service

This is just an introductory teaching for the beginners in anaesthesia to give an overview about how to manage acute postoperative pain and how to develop such service in a hospital. We all know acute...

Uncommon cause of free air of abdomen: Pneumatosis Cystoides Intestinalis

A talk on the occurrence of pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis in association with the use of alphaglucosidase inhibitors suitable for surgeons and department of Radiology detailing best practice appr...

Acute pancreatitis in ICU

'A talk on acute pancreatitis suitable for surgeons and intensivists detailing best practice approach to the day to day management of patients with acute severe pancreatitis. We go through the evidenc...

‘Asthma/COPD overlap syndrome – an overlooked diagnosis’

The presentation will summarise the pathophysiology of asthma and COPD and the ‘overlap syndrome’ with reference to real life clinical cases. We will then discuss the approach to management with refer...

MEDICAL SERVICE OPTIMISATION WEB -WORKSHOP

Mapping demand for diagnostic services against population propensity Modeling prediction of demand for diagnostic services versus current service activity Reducing patients’ distances travelled throug...

Cemented Total Hip Replacement in the 21st Century

Total hip replacement is a very successful operation, since the 70s there has been many innovations. Are cement hips still in ‘fashion’ in the world of robotics and 3D metal printing? In this lecture...

‘Hybrid coronary revascularization’, why and for whom?

This talk will focus on the scientific grounds, the principles and the evidence for hybrid coronary revascularization combining minimally invasive coronary surgery and PCI. Indications and contraindic...

Intra-medullary surgery and beyond.

I plan to describe my experience in intra-medullary spinal cord surgery with case presentations including radiological images and short intra-operative videos during which I will describe the operativ...

Are you aware of the elephant in the room? – Delirium in older hospital patients

Delirium is probably the commonest complication of hospitalisation; it has three forms – hyperactive, hypoactive and mixed. Dementia is the commonest risk factor for delirium and so developing dementi...

AcuteLiver Failure

Dr Mahroof will talk about acute liver failure, it’s common causes, primary investigations and frequently seen complications and their respective management strategies in intensive care.

TAVI IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS

1) TAVI IN CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE 2)TAVI I N VALVE IN CARDIOGENIC SHOCK 3)TAVI IN TAVI 4)TAVI AND MITRAL CLIP

Delirium in the ICU

In this talk, Dr Trivedi will cover the incidence and consequences of delirium in Critical Care- an issue which has previously been much underestimated. She also explains how a set of relatively simpl...

Bariatric and metabolic surgery: the right procedure for the right patient

An introductory presentation focused on the preoperatory work up, the choice of the procedure, and the relationship between diabetes and bariatric surgery.

Transcatheter embolisation of iatrogenic injuries

While medicine is getting minimal invasive, there is an increased number of iatrogenic injuries that may occur in everyday practice. Transcatheter endovascular approach may offer a minimal invasive so...

#stairsnotlifts

The lecture builds upon previous lectures and focuses upon how public health approaches can be utilized to promote physical activity in everyday settings.

Rotablation in the extremies: Mechanical support assisted unprotected left main stem rotational atherectomy

Unprotected Left Main distal bifurcation Rotablation in a patient with mechanical AVR and poor LV function – EF 15%. The patient was supported with ECMO. He made gradual but full recovery with final p...

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

A Case study of a patient with severe sepsis and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome. The focus will be on ventilatory strategies in ARDS.

Diagnosis & Management of Common Supraventricular Tachycardias

This talk will encompass a discussion around the common types of SVT, how they can be recognised on an ECG and some helpful hints and tips about how they are best managed.

Integrated Diabetes Diagnosis for the screening and early diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.

Late diabetes diagnosis and lack of treatment may lead to serious and life-threatening complications that include blindness, kidney disease, cardiovascular disease and amputation and more. Healthcare...

Sonographic Assesment of Parapneumonic Effusions

This session will show a best practice approach for the bedside differential diagnosis of pleural effusions in everyday hospital practice, which is applicable both for emergencies as well as for subac...

Peripheral vascular disease

Critical limb ischemia of the lower limbs is very challenging to manage. We would like to describe a case where aggressive plantar arch revascularization is performed in a patient with advanced periph...

How I Managed Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Knee oestoarthritis is a very common condition, there are many treatment options. Over the recent years new technology and techniques have become available, which change the way that we think about os...

Prevention and Management of Diabetes

A group session by Prof. Gurch Randhawa from the University of Bedfordshire and his team. The session will discuss approaches to prevention and management of diabetes. We will use data from a mixed me...

Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension

A summary of the sole UK PTE service encompassing a brief description of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension, the diagnostic algorithm, patient selection and outcomes

An unusual case of aortic valve regurgitation

A case of severe aortic valve regurgitation in a 47 year old man with known biscuspid aortic valve presenting with systemic illness.

“Current European Guidelines for aortic stenosis”

Date: June 1, 2018 Duration: 08:00-09:00 (GMT) Presenter: Nikolas Bonaros, Senior Cardiology Consultant at Innsbruck University Hospital Participating Center (s): *Leonard Shapiro, Consultant Cardiolo...

Endoscopic​ ultrasonography—guided biliary drainage​ (EGBD)​

Date: May31, 2018 Duration: 08:00-09:00 (GMT) Presenters: From the department of gastroenterology The First people' s hospital of Changzhou. Kewen Sun, Bingfang Chen, Yanbo Ding. From the Department o...

“Innovation & Public Health”

This talk will describe the current and future innovations that can impact upon public health. Professor Randhawa will set out how the UK and China can develop a common platform for: -Training and goo...

“Biliary Interventions”

Date: Aprtil 12, 2018 Duration: 07:30-08:30 (GMT) Presenters: Dr MILTIADIS KROKIDIS, Clinical Radiology at Addenbrooke’s Hospital ADAM HATZIDAKIS, MD, PhD, EBIR Associate Professor of Vascular and Int...

Cambridge University Hospitals Urology Dep. Pressentation

In the Urology department at Addenbrooke’s Hospital the consultants have established and maintained the highest standards in care, research, education and innovation that has driven their quality indi...

Topic: “An unusual case of myocardial infarction in a young man”

Date: March 15, 2018 Duration: 08:30-09:30 (GMT) Presenter: Leonard Shapiro, Consultant Cardiologist at Royal Papworth Hospital Participating Center (s): * Nikos Bonaros, Senior Cardiology Consultant...