Saturday, February 8, 2014 - Auditorium  GA 1

Session 1 : Perioperative Fluid Management

Chairmen :

  • A. Neyrinck (Leuven)
  • S. Rex (Leuven)
Time Subject Speaker
08:45 - 09:00 Welcome  
09:00 - 09:25 The third space : fact or fiction ? M. Jacob (Münich)
09:25 - 09:50 What is fluid responsiveness and how to measure it ? K. Bendjelid (Genève)
09:50 - 10:15 Fluids : when to start and when to stop ? B. Vallet (Lille)
10:15 - 10:40 Does the choice of fluid make a difference ? W. Popescu (New Haven)


10:40 - 11:15 : COFFEE

Session 2 : Trauma management

Chairmen :

  • J-F. Brichant (Liège)
  • L. Veeckman (Leuven)
Time Subject Speaker
11:15-11:40 Management of the bleeding patient ; anesthesiological view tbc
11:40-12:05 Management of the polytraumatized patient : the protocolized approach M. Maegele (Köln)
12:05-12:30 How to improve trauma care in your department ? R. Zuercher (Basel)
12:30-12:50 Regional anesthesia in trauma patients J. Gadsden (New York)
12:50-13:00 Questions and discussion  


13:00 - 14:00 : LUNCH

Session 3 : Ethics and Economics in OR Management

Chairmen :

  • M. De Kock (Brussel)
  • R. Heylen (Genk)
Time Subject  
14:00-14:30 Should we try to improve OR efficiency and can we do it without harming our patients ? S. Eappen (Boston)
14:30-15:00 End of life care of donors after cardiac death in the operating room : organization in Liège J. Joris (Liège)
15:00-15:30 Care Pathways K. Vanhaecht (Leuven)
15:30-16:00 New hospital financing : implications for perioperative care D. Himpe (Antwerpen)
16:00-17:00 Questions and Panel discussion