Anaesthesia -

Programme Day 1 - 2014

 
 
Day One: Wednesday, 29 January 2014
09:20

Opening Remarks from the Chair: Prof M. Samy Abdel Raheem, MD, Consultant Anaesthetist, Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE; Professor in Anaesthesia, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt

 
SESSION 1: PHARMCOGENETIC-RELATED COMPLICATIONS
   
09:30
Pharmacogenetics in anaesthesia; basics and implications
Prof M. Samy Abdel Raheem, MD, Consultant Anaesthetist, Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE; Professor in Anaesthesia, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
   
09:55
Anaphylaxis in anaesthetic practice; is it always unavoidable?
Dr Anne Booth,
Consultant Anaesthetist, Department of Anaesthesia, Cambridge University Hospitals Trust, Cambridge, UK
   
10.20
Malignant hyperthermia
Dr Ghassan E. Kanazi, Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
 
10:45
Q&A
 
11:00
Coffee Break
 
SESSION 2: AIRWAY-RELATED COMPLICATIONS
   
11:30
Post extubation pulmonary oedema
Prof Patricia Yazbeck,
Director of Medical Affairs, Hotel-Dieu de France; President, Lebanese Society of Anesthesiologists, Beirut, Lebanon
 
11:55
To re-intubate or not to re-intubate; a dilemma in the PACU
Dr Massimo Ferrigno, Chairman, Anaesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE
 
12:20
Q&A
   
12:30
Lunch Break
   
SESSION 3: RESPIRATORY COMPLICATIONS
 
14:00
Postoperative residual curarization
Prof
Mohamed Abdulatif, MD, Professor of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt; Associate Editor, British Journal of Anaesthesia (BJA), Oxford, UK
 
14:25
Intraoperative ventilation: how harmful it could be?
Prof Yehia Khater, Professor of Anaesthesia, ICU, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt; Acting President, Pan Arab Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists; Chairman, Executive Committee, World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists, London, UK
 
14:50
Q&A
 
15:00
Coffee Break
 
SESSION 4: COMPLICATIONS OF REGIONAL TECHNIQUES
 
15:30
Ultrasound-guided techniques; is nerve injury still possible?
Dr Rafael Blanco
, Consultant Anaesthetist, Department of Anaesthesia,Corniche Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE
 
15:55
Bupivacaine cardiac toxicity
Dr John E. Tetzlaff,
Professor of Anaesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine; Staff Anaesthesiologist, Department of General Anaesthesia, Anaesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA
 
16:20
Q&A
 
16:30
Close of Day One

Accreditation statement

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

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