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Brain, Mind and Muscle (Joint meeting with the Liverpool Society of Anaesthetists)

  • Date: Thursday 14th March 2019 from 2.00-5.00 pm (Lunch from 1.00-2.00 pm)
  • Venue: Haydock Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside, WA12 0HQ
  • Members from £50.00
  • Non Members £100
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1.00 pm
Lunch & Registration

2.00 pm
Parkinson’s disease and anaesthesia   (CPD Code 1A02, 2A03, 2A12)
Dr David Chambers, Consultant Neuroanaesthetist, Salford Royal NHS FT

Review of the pathophysiology and clinical features of Parkinson’s disease.  Usual pharmacological management of Parkinson’s disease patients.  Perioperative management of Parkinson’s disease for both elective and emergency anaesthesia.

2.30 pm
General Anaesthesia and the Developing Brain (CPD Code 2D02)
Dr James Garbarino, Locum Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Manchester University NHS FT (RMCH)

3.00 pm

3.30 pm
Anaesthesia and Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy  (CPD Codes 2A03, 2A12 )
Dr Davandra Patel, Consultant in Paediatric Anaesthesia & Pain Management, Manchester University NHS FT (RMCH)

Dr Patel will talk about DMD, its diagnosis, clinical manifestation and recent advances in management.  He will also discuss the preoperative investigations used to assess fitness for surgery and the anaesthesia technique for these patients.

4.00 pm
Perioperative Care for People with Dementia: Association of Anaesthetists Guidelines
Professor Iain Moppett, Professor of Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine | Honorary Consultant Anaesthetist, University of Nottingham

4.30 pm
Substance Abuse in Doctors (CPD Code 1I03)
Dr Ruth Mayall

5.00 pm