Lectures 2019

Day 1 TRAUMA

SESSION 1: Special Circumstances in the Shockroom

Polytrauma in the Elderly; Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany

The Do’s and Don’ts in the Management of High-Grade Pancreatic Injury; Prof. Dr. B. Gloor, Bern

Occular Trauma: Diagnosis and Management; Prof. Dr. M. Zinkernagel, Bern

Conventional X-Rays in the Shockroom - Still Necessary?; Prof. H. vonTengg, Bern

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SESSION 2: Workshops

Workshop 1

The Ten Most Important Trauma Papers of 2018; Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne

How to Read a TEG; Prof. Dr. P. Schoettker, Lausanne, PD Dr. Hautz, Bern

Advanced E-FAST: Hands on for Everybody!; Dr. B. Lehmann, Bern, and others

Prevention of ICU-Infections; Prof. Dr. Dr. phil. Yok-Ai Que, Bern, PD Dr. P. Eggimann, Lausanne

Workshop 2

Ettore Rossi Lecture Hall: The Ten Most Important Trauma Papers of 2018; Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne

How to Read a TEG; Prof. Dr. P. Schoettker, Lausanne, PD Dr. W. Hautz, Bern

Advanced E-FAST: Hands on for Everybody! Dr. B. Lehmann, Bern and others

Ten Deadly Mistakes When Submitting a Scientific Paper; Prof. Dr. P. Giannoudis, Leeds, UK

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SESSION 5: Military Session – Lessons learned the hard way

Introduction; Divisionär Dr. A. Stettbacher

Battlefield medicine and its implication for civil trauma care; Dr. T. Holsträter, Ulm, Germany

I was dead; Senior Intelligence Sergeant J.C. Lee, US Army

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SESSION 7: Prehospital Trauma Care

Prehospital Intubation: Indications and Pitfalls; Dr. S. Müller, Zürich

Prehospital Gadgets: What’s Hot in the Field?; Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos, Bern

Signs and Treatment of Tension Pneumothorax in the Field; Dr. O. Abdel Aziz, Basel

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Day 2 ACUTE CARE SURGERY

SESSION 1: The Acute Surgical Patient

Acute Necrotizing Fasciitis; Prof. Dr. P. Talving, Tallinn, Estonia

Emergency Abdominal Surgery in the Pregnant Patient – The Anesthesiologists’ Point of View; PD D

P. H. Vuilleumier, Bern

Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction: When to Operate?; PD Dr. S. Käser, Zürich

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SESSION 2: How I Do It?

Rendez-Vous Procedure in Choledocholithiasis; Dr. T. Haltmeier, Bern

Initial Evaluation and Treatment of the Septic Patient in the ER; PD Dr. C. Pfortmüller, Bern

Swallowed foreign bodies: Take it or leave it?; Dr. A. Aiolfi, Milan, Italy

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SESSION 4: Hot Topics in Acute Care Surgery

What that lean management for an acute abdomen mean: the ED physicians perspective; Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos

Introduction of an ACS-service: The Economical Point of View; Dr. S. Winterhalder, Interlaken

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