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TRAUMA, CRITICAL CARE, & ACUTE CARE SURGERY 2018
APRIL 9-11, CAESARS PALACE
LAS VEGAS, NV





SUNDAY, 2018

7:00 a.m.  
Registration

MEDICAL DISASTER RESPONSE 2018
Palace Tower, 3rd Floor, Promenade Level
3:00-5:30 p.m.  
Early Registration

TRAUMA, CRITICAL CARE & ACUTE CARE SURGERY 2018
Palace Tower, 4th Floor, Emperors Level
Palace Tower Registration Desk
 

MONDAY April 9, 2018

7:00 - 8:30   Continental Breakfast served in Exhibit Hall
7:00   Registration
Palace Tower, 4th Floor, Emperors Level

SESSION 1
HOT BUTTON ISSUES


Moderator: Michael J. Sise
7:40- 7:45  

Trauma, Critical Care & Acute Care Surgery 2018 -
Setting the Stage; Review/Preview

Kenneth L. Mattox

7:45 - 8:00  

REBOA - Battlefield Uses, Limitations and Lessons Learned
Matthew J. Martin

8:00 - 8:15   C Spine is Normal; Now What?
Kenji Inaba
8:15 - 8:30   Tightening Up On Tourniquets
Who? When? Where?

Alison Wilson
8:30 - 8:45  

Cutting Edge Transfusion Strategies n the Civlian Setting
Martin A. Schreiber

8:45 - 9:00  

Advances in the UK Trauma System -
Learning From Each Other

Karim Brohi

9:00 - 9:15   Focused Cardiac Ultrasound, hocus PoCUS?
(Point of Care Ultrasound)

Nicholas Namais
9:15 - 9:30   When the Tic Goes Boom:
Update on Complicated Diverticulitis Management

Andrew C. Bernard
9:30 - 10:00   Panel Discussion
10:00–10:30   Break & Visit Exhibits

SESSION 2
CASE MANAGEMENT

 
10:30 – 12:00
Moderator: Alison Wilson
Panelists:
Andrew C. Bernard
Demetrios Demetriades
Oscar D. Guillamondegui
Marc J. de Moya
Chadwick P. Smith
Matthew J. Wall, Jr.

SESSION 3
LUNCHEON SESSION

12:00-1:30
Luncheon Served
Augustus Ballroom, Palace Tower, 4th Floor

"Challenging Dogma - A Lifelong Adventure "

Kenneth L. Mattox, MD, FACS
Distinguished Service Professor
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Chief of Staff & Chief of Surgery
Ben Taub Hospital
Houston, TX



SESSION 4
SEE ONE; DO ONE

Moderator: Matthew J. Wall, Jr.
1:30-1:40   There's a Hole in the Duodenum!
Demetrios Demetriades
1:40-1:55  

Know When to Fold - The Dificult Gallbladder
Chris Cribari

1:55-2:10   Neck Exploration - a Step-By-Step Approach
Matthew J. Wall, Jr.
2:10 - 2:25   Challenging Vascular Injuries for the Trauma Surgeon
Matthew J. Martin
2:25 - 2:40   Resuscitative Thoracotomy 2018
Mark J. Seamon
2:40 - 2:55   Broken Bones - What the Trauma Surgeon
Needs to Know

Lynette Scherer
2:55 - 3:10   GI Stents and Advanced Endoscopic
Interventions for Salvage or Palliation

Marc de Moya
3:10 - 3:30   Panel Discussion
3:30 - 3:50   Break & Visit Exhibits
     

SESSION 5
PEDIATRIC SURGERY
FOR THE
GENERAL SURGEON

Moderator: R. Todd Maxson
3:50 - 4:02   Kids are Different - Damage Control Resuscitation
Sydney J. Vail
4:02 - 4:14   Kids are Different - Severe TBI
Nicholas Namais

4:14 - 4:26

 

Kids are Different - GU Injuries
Michael Coburn

4:26 - 4:38   Non-Accidental Trauma
R. Todd Maxson
4:38 - 5:00  

Panel Discussion

SESSION 6
MEET THE MASTERS
TCC & ACS
EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES

5:00 - 6:30
Moderator: Kenneth L. Mattox
Surgical residents, trauma & acute care surgery fellows, medical students and attendees participate with the faculty in an interactive session on training and the trauma and acute care surgery profession - where are we now? Where are we going?
  • Continuing Evolution
  • Practice Options
  • Fellowship Options
  • Simulation & Telesurgery
  • Role in Disaster Medical Response

TUESDAY MORNING, April 10, 2018

SESSION 7
CRITICAL TRAUMA/CRITICAL
CARE TREATMENT

Moderator: Kenji Inaba
7:00-8:30   Continental breakfast served in Exhibit Hall
7:30-7:45   Diagnosing ICU Infections and Guiding Antibiotic Therapy
Carlos V.R.. Brown
7:45-8:00  

BP Targets in the ICU - Where's the Evidence?
Hasan B. Alam

8:00-8:15   Salvaging the Hypoxic Patient in the ICU:
What are your Options?
Martin A. Schreiber
8:15-8:30  

What to do when the ICP is Up
Sheldon H. Teperman

8:30-8:45  

Vasopressors: The Road to Llife or Death?
Mark J. Seamon

8:45 - 9:00   The Frail ICU Patient - Walking the Tightrope
Ali Salim
9:00 - 9:15   Tips & Tricks on Mobility in the ICU
Alexander L. Eastman
9:15 - 9:30   Practical Approach to Pain Management
Mark J. Kaplan
9:30 - 10:00   Panel Discussion
10:00- 10:30   Break & Visit Exhibits

SESSION 8
THE HOUDINI SESSION -
HOW DO I GET OUT OF THIS ONE?

Moderator: Robert C. Mackersie
10:30 - 10:45  

Navigating the Portal Triad
Jay A. Johannigman

10:45 - 11:00   A Practical Approach to Perineal Injuries
Scott R. Steele
11:00- 11:15   OB/GYN Emergencies for the General Surgeon
Jay J. Doucet
11:15 - 11:30   Thoracic Surgery for the Acute Care Surgeon
Hasan Alam
11:30 - 11:45  

Saving the Shattered Kidney
Michael Coburn

11:45 - 12:00   GE Junction Injuries
Elizabeth Benjamin
12:00 - 12:15   Las Vegas Shooting - Sustained Surge
Chris Fisher
12:15 - 12:30   Panel Discussion
12:30-2:00

Free Time

 
12:30-2:00
Independent Satellite Luncheon Program

Watch for Program and Registration Information Coming Soon!

*This independent satellite luncheon program is not accredited by or affiliated with the American College of Surgeons or Trauma, Critical Care & Acute Care Surgery 2018

 

SESSION 9
CAPSULE COMMENTARIES
EVOLVING ISSUES AND
ANNUAL UPDATES

Moderator: Jay A. Johannigman
2:00 - 2:08   Splenic Angiography - Indications & Pitfalls
Mark J. Kaplan
2:08 - 2:16  

Common Bile Duct Exploration:
New Dog - Old Tricks;
Old Dog - New Tricks
Robert C. Mackersie

    DVT Prophylaxis in Severe Head Trauma:
When & How?
Scott H. Norwood
2:24 - 2:32   TEG - Can it be Trusted?
Chadwidk P. Smith
2:32 - 2:40   Surgical Technology - Helpful or Hazardous?
Scott R. Steele
2:48 - 2:56   Preventing Complications After Acute Spinal Cord Injury
Andre Campbell
2:56 - 3:20   Break and Visit Exhibits

SESSION 10
CASE MANAGEMENT SESSION 2
"STRICTLY RURAL"

3:20 - 4:45
Moderator: Lynette Scherer

Panelists:
Carlos V.R. Brown
Chris Cribari
Jennifer M. Gurney
Scott H. Norwood
Alison Wilson
Harry K. Stinger

SESSION 11
MY WORST NIGHTMARE COMES TRUE

Moderator: Demetrios Demetriades
4:45 - 5:00   I Can't Close the Abdomen - Now What?
Oscar D. Guillamondegui
5:00 - 5:15   Transaxial Pelvic GSW
Kenji Inaba
5:15 - 5:30  

The Frozen Abdomen
Andre Campbell

5:30 - 5:45   The Difficult Duodenal Ulcer
Sheldon H. Teperman
5:45 - 6:15   Panel Discussion

SESSION 12
MEET THE PROFESSOR
DISCUSS THE ISSUES

RECEPTION/DANCE
7:00 – 9:30
Augustus Ballroom, Palace Tower, 4th Floor


WEDNESDAY MORNING, April 11, 2018


SESSION 13
HENRY C. CLEVELAND FORUM ON
CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN
TRAUMA, CRITICAL CARE &
ACUTE CARE SURGERY

6:30-8:30 Continental breakfast served in Exhibit Hall

Moderator: Alexander L. Eastman
7:00-7:15   Optimizing the Rural Trauma Team
Alison Wilson
7:15-7:30  

Level 1 vs. Level 2 Trauma Centers:
Who Provides Better Trauma Care?

Chris Cribari

7:30-7:45   Loss of Vascular Trauma Skills and Knowledge
Michael J. Sise
7:45-8:00  

Can You Hear Me, Now?
Telemedicine/Teleconsultant for Trauma

Bellal A. Joseph

8:00-8:30   Panel Discussion

SESSION 14
ANNUAL TRAUMA DEBATE
HOT TOPIC 2018

8:30-9:30
Moderator: Carlos V.R. Brown
Resolved: FAST Exam in Trauma is an Essential Tool

Pro: Jay . Doucet
Con: Martin A> Schreiber

9:30- 10:00   Break & Visit Exhibits

SESSION 15
WE HAVE MET THE ENEMY, AND "HE IS US"

Moderator: Andre Campbell
10:00 - 10:15   Trauma Resuscitation: Is It A Family Affair?
Keni Inaba
10:15 - 10:30  

Conflict Resolution
Alexander L. Eastman

10:30 - 10:45  

Opioid Epidemic - Be Part of the Solution,
Not the Problem

Andrew C. Bernard

10:45 - 11:00   Recognizing Futility: Physician vs. Family Perspectives
Ali Salim
11:00 - 11:25   Panel Discussion

SESSION 16
THE FINAL WORD

11:15 - 1:00   Commentary on and Review of Presentations
Kenneth L. Mattox

 

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