Scientific Program / March 13, 2020

7:30 – 8:30 Registration, Exhibits, Croissant and Coffee
8:30 – 8:35 Opening Remarks; PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern

SESSION 1: Special Circumstances in the Shockroom

Moderators: PD Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne, PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern
8:35 – 8:50 Thoracic trauma – criteria for tertiary care transfer Prof. Dr. D. Lardinois, Basel
8:50 – 9:05 Severe pelvic fractures: C-clamp or pelvic binder? Prof. Dr. M. Keel, Zürich
9:05 – 9:20 Antibiotics for open hand injuries? Dr. R. Meier, Bern
9:20 – 9:35 Traumatic hemorrhagic shock: ABC or CAB? Dr. T. Haltmeier, Bern
9:35 – 10:00 Discussion
10:00 – 10:30 Refreshment Break, Exhibits

SESSION 2: Workshops

Workshop 1
10:30 – 11:10 Ettore Rossi Lecture Hall: The five most important trauma papers in 2019 Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; PD Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne
10:30 – 11:10 Room 1: Conservative vs. operative fracture management in children Prof. Dr. S. Berger, Bern; Dr. J. Höffe, Bern
10:30 – 11:10 Rooms 2 and 3: Advanced E-FAST: Hands on for Everybody! Dr. B. Lehmann, Bern, and others
10:30 – 11:10 Room 4: How to read a TEG PD Dr. Hautz, Bern; Prof. Dr. L. Theiler, Bern
Workshop 2
11:20 – 12:00 Ettore Rossi Lecture Hall: The five most important trauma papers in 2019 Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; PD Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne
11:20 – 12:00 Room 1: Mass casualty preparedness for clinical nurses Prof. Dr. O. Merin, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Israel
11:20 – 12:00 Rooms 2 and 3: Advanced E-FAST: Hands on for Everybody! Dr. B. Lehmann, Bern and others
11:20 – 12:00 Room 4: How to read a TEG PD Dr. Hautz, Bern; Prof. Dr. L. Theiler, Bern

12:00 – 13:00  Lunch, Exhibits

Lunch Session

Supported by Medtronic
12:15-12:45 Advanced local hemostatic agents in emergency abdominal surgery Dr. T. Haltmeier, Bern

SESSION 3: State-of-the-Art Lecture

Moderator: Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos, Bern
13:00 – 13:30 Hospital preparedness for mass casualties Prof. Dr. O. Merin, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Israel

SESSION 4: Mechanism of Injury – You always worry!

Moderator: Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; PD Dr. W. Hautz, Bern
13:30 – 13:45 Falls: Does height matter? Prof. Dr. C. Meier, Winterthur
13:45 – 14:00 Traffic accidents: Should we care about the car? TBA
14:00 – 14:15 Stab wound in the self-inflicted vs assaulted patient: any difference? Dr. J.L. Lavanchy, Bern
14:15 – 14:30 Discussion

SESSION 5: Military Session – Lessons learned the hard way

Moderator: Divisionär Dr. A. Stettbacher, Bern
13:30 – 13:40 Introduction; Divisionär Dr. A. Stettbacher
13:40 – 14:00 TBA
14:00 – 14:20 TBA
14:20 – 14:30 Discussion

SESSION 6: STACS Special Guest Lecture

Moderator: PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern
14:30 – 15:00 The six W's of trauma laparoscopy Prof. Dr. S. Di Saverio, Cambridge, UK
15:00 – 15:30 Refreshment Break, Exhibits

SESSION 7: The coroners’ Session

Moderators: Prof. Dr. A. Exadaktylos, Bern; Dr. J.L. Lavanchy, Bern
15:30 – 15:45 Missed injuries: Lessons learned from the coroner Prof. Dr. S. Bolliger, Zürich
15:45 – 16:00 Gunshot wound ballistics: What the physician needs to know Prof. Dr. C. Schyma, Bern
16:00 – 16:15 A coroners’ story – Believe it or not! PD Dr. W.D. Zech, Bern
16:15 – 16:30 Discussion

SESSION 8: Tough Trauma Cases: The Experts‘ Decisions

Experts panel: Prof. Dr. S. Di Saverio, Cambridge, UK; Prof. Dr. T. Lustenberger, Frankfurt, Germany; Prof. Dr. C. Meier, Winterthur; PD Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne, Dr. J.L. Lavanchy, Bern
16:30 – 17:15 Case presentations and discussion of unusual and tricky trauma cases Prof. Dr. M. Keel, Zürich; PD Dr. T. Zingg, Lausanne; PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern
17:15 – 17:25 Closure, PD Dr. B. Schnüriger, Bern

Eat, meet and greet!

18:00 - 23:00 Get-Together and Dinner at the Schweizerhof Hotel, Bern.