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Anaesthesia for the Morbidly Obese Patient - Key Issues

 

ESPCOP and SOBA UK  are organising a PreCongress course  “Anaesthesia for the morbidly obese patient - Key issues“

 

Friday 1st June 2018

 

Coordinator: Luc De Baerdemaeker; luc.debaerdemaeker@ugent.be
Mike Margarson; m.margarson@nhs.net

 

Capacity – 100 places

Target audience: Both trainee and established specialist doctors with an interest in providing safer anaesthesia for the Morbidly Obese Patient.

 

Learning objectives:

This course will cover the fundamental topics on obesity and anaesthesia. It involves understanding disease processes and consequences, the impact of obesity on the cardiovascular, respiratory system and on the pharmacology of anaesthetic drugs. Other topics covered will include: The metabolic syndrome, OSAS/OHS, fasting guidelines, preoperative assessment and risk reduction strategies, airway and ventilation issues, postoperative analgesia and regional anaesthesia.

Timetable:

09.00-09.15   REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS  

09.15-10.05   Introduction & Background

  • Anaesthetic disasters and obesity: The Ten Top Tips.
J.Cousins 15
  • BMI & Fat Distribution
M.Margarson 15
  • Drug Dosing in the Morbidly Obese
L.DeBaerdemaeker   15
  • Questions and discussion
  5

10.10-11.00   The Impact of Obesity

  • The Metabolic Syndrome
N. Ware 15
  • Cardiovascular Effects of Obesity
P. Fabb 15
  • Respiratory Effects of Obesity
N. Ware 15
  • Questions and discussion    
  5

11:00-11.30  MORNING COFFEE BREAK

11.30-12.20 Sleep Apnoea

  • Pathophysiology and Mechanisms
P. Fabb 15
  • Screening and Treatment
M. Margarson 15
  • Peri-operative Pitfalls
J. Mulier 15
  • Questions and discussion
  5

12.20-13.00 Pre-operative assessment to reduce risk

  • Cardiac Risk and Assessment
P. Fabb 15
  • The Anaesthetist & the MDT: Risk-benefit judgements
M. Margarson 15
  • Fasting Guidelines in the Obese
L.DeBaerdemaeker 15
  • Questions and discussion    
  5

 13.00-14.00 LUNCH

14.00-15.00 Airways and Ventilation

  • How to safely intubate and extubate the obese patient
D.Godoroja 15
  • Pulmonary mechanics and ventilation in the obese
N. Ware 15
  • The pneumoperitoneum
J. Mulier 15
  • Post-op care & Thromboprophylaxis
J. Cousins 15

15.00-15.15 AFTERNOON TEA BREAK

15.15-16.00 Anaesthetic systems & special cases

  • The Ideal Analgesic technique?
M.Margarson 15
  • The Ideal Analgesic technique?
J. Cousins 15
  • A Bad Day at the Office – When things go wrong
Jan M & Team 15

16:00-16:30 : MCQ's: questions and answers:

  • Interactive Voting using Kahoot
  • Chairman: Mike Margarson, L De Baerdemaeker, - 30

  • Panel of Speakers

 

Speakers:

Ldb 
  • Luc de Baerdemaeker
Gent, Belgium
JC
  • Jonathan Cousins
London, UK
PF
  • Philippa Fabb
Portsmouth, UK
DG
  • Daniela Godoroja
Bucharest, Romania
MM
  • Mike Margarson
Chichester, UK
JM
  • Jan Mulier
Brugge, Belgium
NW
  • Nathan Ware
Leicester, UK

 

 

Anaesthesia for the morbidly obese patient - Key issues, Copenhagen, Denmark, 01/06/2018 - 01/06/2018  has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for a maximum of 5 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). 

 

Sunday 3 June

11S4

 

Monday 4 June

 11S4