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09.20 - 09.30 Introduction

 

09.30 - 10.00 Community CPR - Professor Mark Wilson

  • Q1: What is the incidence of OHCA and survival rates?
  • Q2: How can first responders improve survival?
  • Q3: How can technology help

 

10.00 - 10.30 Kids saving lives - Dr Andy Lockey

  • Q1: What age can children perform CPR?
  • Q2: What is the kids saving lives campaign?
  • Q3: How can we influence health ministers?

 

10.30 - 11.00Global Resuscitation Alliance 10 Programs to Improve OHCA Survival- Professor Marcus Ong

  • Q1: What is the Global Resuscitation Alliance?
  • Q2: What are the 10 Programs to improve survival?
  • Q3: What has been achieved so far?

 


11.00 - 11.25 Coffee Break


11.25 - 11.50 Airway management in cardiac arrest - Professor Jerry Nolan

  • Q1: What are the options?
  • Q2: What can we learn from recent RCTs?
  • Q3: Will the guidelines change?

 

11.50 - 12.15 Mechanical CPR - Dr Theresa Olasveengen

  • Q1: What mechanical devices are available?
  • Q2: What is the evidence that they improve outcome?
  • Q3: What is their current role in OHCA and IHCA?

 

12.15 - 13.00 Keynote Address - Sudden cardiac death in athletes - Professor Sanjay Sharma

 


13.00 - 14.00Lunch Break


14.00 - 14.30 New techniques in CPR - Professor Keith Lurie

  • Q1: What is the latest in ACD and ITD CPR?
  • Q2: Should we consider head-up CPR?
  • Q3: Should we vasoconstrict or vasodilate or both?

 

14.30 - 15.00 Targeted temperature management - Dr Matt Wise

  • Q1: Should we start TTM during cardiac arrest?
  • Q2: What is the optimal target temperature?
  • Q3: What is the optimal duration?

 


15.00 - 15.30 Coffee Break


15.30 - 16.15Pro-Con Debate - Extracorporeal CPR should be implemented more widely in the UK

Pro - Dr Simon Finney

Con - Prof Gavin Perkins

 

16.15 - 16.45 Endovascular techniques in cardiac arrest - Professor Jim Manning

  • Q1: What could be available?
  • Q2: How would it work?
  • Q3: What are the challenges to implementation?

16.45 - 17.15Cardiac arrest centres - Dr Matt Thomas

  • Q1: What are cardiac arrest centres?
  • Q2: Does regionalisation of cardiac arrest care improve outcome?
  • Q3: What are implications of regionalisation for other hospitals?

A Breakout sessions entitled, 'Cardiac Arrest Masterclass - beyond ALS. Resuscitation for the next decade' will take place on Wednesday 12th December.


 

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