Thoracic Surgery: Part I

The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 12 - 14 April 2018 at EACTS House, Windsor THURSDAY 12 April 08:00 Registration and welcome 08:30 Post-operative management S de Cabanyes, Tenerife 10:00 Break 10:15 Management of complications with case scenarios P Licht, Denmark & E Roessner, Mannheim 12:15 Lunch 13:00 Management of complications with case scenarios … Continue reading "Thoracic Surgery: Part I"
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The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 12 – 14 April 2018 at EACTS House, Windsor

THURSDAY 12 April
08:00 Registration and welcome
08:30 Post-operative management S de Cabanyes, Tenerife
10:00 Break
10:15 Management of complications with case scenarios P Licht, Denmark & E Roessner, Mannheim
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Management of complications with case scenarios P Licht, Denmark & E Roessner, Mannheim
14:00 Break
14:15 Management of complications with case scenarios P Licht, Denmark & E Roessner, Mannheim
16:30 Close
FRIDAY 13 April
08:30 Functional assessment prior to lung surgery M Dusmet, London
10:00 Break
10:15 The Tumour Node Metastasis (TNM) staging system M Dusmet, London
The rationale for staging M Dusmet, London
12:15 Lunch
13:00 How staging is performed M Dusmet, London
14:00 Break
14:15 Radiotherapy for lung cancer J Conibear, London
16:30 Close
SATURDAY 14 APRIL
08:30 Radiology and nuclear imaging for surgeons N Hughes, Frimley
10:00 Break
10:15 Anaesthesia for thoracic surgery D Alexander, London
ITU management of the thoracic patient D Alexander, London
Pain management D Alexander, London
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Chemotherapy for lung cancer O Khan, Swindon
14:00 Break
14:15 Group 1: Drylab
Group 2: Multi-disciplinary team (MDT) Staging

 

M Dusmet, London

Evaluation/feedback
16:30 Close

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
12-14 April 2018 (3 day course)

Location
Windsor, UK

Course Director
M Dusmet, London

Course Format
Interactive lectures
Drylab

Course Fee
Members: €350 inclusive of 20% UK VAT
Non-Members: €450 inclusive of 20% UK VAT

Fee includes lunch, refreshments and dinner on Thursday 12 April 2018

Course Overview
To gain more insight and up-to-date knowledge on different aspects of thoracic surgery related to lung diseases with emphasis on lung cancer, infectious diseases, lung resection and transplantation.

Didactic presentations with interactive discussions, case scenario sessions and an EBUS drylab.  The faculty will be available to discuss topics informally throughout the duration of the course.

Target Audience
Those with the intention of becoming a thoracic and/or cardiac surgeon and working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department

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Faculty

  • Sara de Cabanyes
  • John Conibear
  • Michael Dusmet
  • Nicholas Hughes
  • Omar Khan
  • Peter Licht
  • Eric Roessner