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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

TUESDAY SATELLITE LUNCHEON PROGRAM

 

Surgical Infections: Challenges and Advances”
Augustus Ballroom, Palace Tower

Faculty

Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS (Moderator)
Professor of Surgery
Director, Division of Acute Care Surgery
University of Southern California
Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

Mark Kaplan, MD, FACS
Director, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Chairman, Division of Trauma and Surgical Cri\uDBC0\uDD9Fcal Care
Associate Chairman, Department of Surgery, Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA

Casey J. Thomas, DO, FACOS, FACS
Senior Partner
Salt Lake Surgical Services
Acute Care Surgery
Salt Lake City, UT

Space is limited. If you have not already registered for this program, registration desks are located outside the Exhibit Hall and near the Augustus Ballroom. REGISTER NOW if you wish to attend.

*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
2:40 - 2:48   Has TXA Run its Course?
Bellal A. Joseph
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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