Lectures 2018


SESSION 1: Special Circumstances in the Shockroom

Moderator:Prof. Dr. M. Christ, Luzern; Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos, Bern

8:35 - 8:50 You see that you fail - why we all still have troubles intubating trauma patients? PD Dr. L. Theiler, Bern Handout

8:50 - 9:05 One Route with Various Possibilities: Interventional Angioembolization in Multiple Bleeding Sites; Dr. P. Bize, Lausanne Handout

9:05 - 9:20 ICP Monitorin in Trauma: When, How, and Why? Prof. Dr. M. Reinert, Lugano Handout

9:20 - 9:35 Occult Pneumothorax in the Intubated Patient: To Drain or not to Drain? Dr. G. Carboni, Zürich Handout

SESSION 3: State-of-the-Art Lecture

Moderator: Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos

13:00 - 13:30 The Global Epidemic of Sports Related Head Injury; Prof. Dr. J. Ryan, Dublin, Ireland Handout

SESSION 4: The ABC of Trauma

Moderator: Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos

13:30 - 13:40 Introduction; Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos

13:40 - 14:00 Update of the 10th ATLS Manual: What's New in ATLS? Prof. Dr. P. Schoettker, Lausanne

14:00 - 14:20 Fluid Management in Trauma; PD Dr. W. Hautz, Bern Handout

SESSION 5: Military Session – Lessons learned the hard way

Moderator: Divisionär Dr. A. Stettbacher

13:40 - 14:00 Las Vegas Mass Shooting: Preparation and Lessons Learned; Dr. D.A. Kuhls, Las Vegas, USA Handout

14:00 - 14:20 Hospital Preparedness for Mass Casualty Incidents; G. Hyams RN, MA, Haifa, Israel Handout

SESSION 6: STRD Special Guest Lecture

Moderator: Prof. Dr. M. Keel, Zürich

14:30 - 15:00 Penetrating Injuries to Joints: Important points you have to know! Dr. S. Maqungo, Cape Town, South Africa Handout

SESSION 7: Preclinical Trauma Care

Moderator: Dr. M. Zago, Bergamo, Italy; Dr. B. Schild, Bellinzona

15:30 - 15:45 The Drawbacks of the Pelvic Binder; Prof. Dr. M. Keel, Zürich Handout

15:45 - 16:00 Air Rescue (HEMS); Dr. G. F. Giannakopoulos, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Handout

16:00 - 16:15 Time for Scoop and Run - At the Brink of Death; Dr. S. Tabakovic, Zürich Handout


SESSION 1: The Acute Surgical Patient

Moderator: Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne; PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern

8:35 - 8:55 Shock in Trauma and ACS-Patients: Any Difference? - The Intensivists' Point of View; Dr. B. Eberle, Burgdorf Handout

8:55 - 9:15 Septic Abdominal Emergencies in Octogenerians: The Importance of a Multidimensional Approach; Dr. J. Lavanchy, Bern Handout

9:15 - 9:35 Mesenteric Ischemia: Proposal for an Algorithm; Dr. S. Käser, Zürich Handout

SESSION 2: How I Do It?

Moderator:Dr. M. Zago, Bergamo, Italy; Dr. S. Käser, Zürich

10:30 - 10:50 Damage Control in Perforated Sigmadiverticulitis; Dr. S. Faes, Lausanne

10:50 - 11:10 Temporary Closure of the Septic Abdomen: Taking Control Early! Dr. T. Haltmeier, Bern Handout

11:10 - 11:30 Internal Hernia after Gastric Bypass; Dr. D. Kröll, Bern Handout

SESSION 3: State-of-the-Art Lecture

Moderator: PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern

13:00- 13:30 Management of abdominal sepsis--a paradigm shift? Prof. A. Leppaniemi, Helsinki, Finland Handout

SESSION 4: Hot Topics in Acute Care Surgery

Moderator: Prof. Dr. A. Leppaniemi, Helsinki, Dr. T. Haltmeier, Bern

13:30 - 13:50 Necessity for reorganization of surgical emergency services: rota, training and cross-service relationships; Dr. L. Ponchietti, Alicante, Spain

13:50 - 14:10 Should we centralize management of severe postoperative complications? Dr. M. Zago, Bergamo, Italy Handout