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Day 1 - Thursday 2nd May

Regional anaesthesia ASM 2024

Time
Programme
Faculty

08:00 - 08:50

Registration open

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome and introduction

09:10 - 10:10

SESSION 1 : Never Say Airway Again

09:10 - 9:25

Are there benefits of RA beyond analgesia?

09:25 - 09:40

Managing the failed block

Dr Sim West

09:40 - 09:55

The keys to running an awake RA service

10:00 - 10:10

Discussion

10:10 - 10:45

Plan A Royale: Nobody does it better (7 Plan A blocks x 5mins)

Interscalane

Axillary

ESP

Rectus Sheath

Femoral

Adductor Canal

Dr Nav Bahal

Popliteal

Discussion

10:45 - 11:00

11:00 - 11:30

Break

11:30 - 13:00

SESSION 2 : The Patient who loved me (Case scenarios)

11:45 - 12:00

12:00 - 12:15

RA for major trauma

Blocks for obstetrics

Dr Annabel Pearson

Dr Nadia Hernandez

Prof K El-Boghdadly

11:30 - 11:45

RA in Paediatrics

12:15 - 12:30

Discussion

12:30 - 13:00

Tie another day: THE BIG DEBATE

Pro: Thoracic epidurals are forever

Dr Steve Coppens

Con: Never say thoracic epidural again

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch (13:10 - 14:00 RA-UK AGM in main hall)

14:00 - 16:00

SESSION 3 :

POCUS is forever

License to POCUS

14:00 - 15:00

Tomorrow never dies

15:00 - 15:15

Artificial intelligence, where are we going?

15:15 - 15:30

15:30 - 15:45

Numbness is forever: cryoneurolysis

New LA Agents

16:00 - 16:30

Break

15:45 - 16:00

Discussion

16:30 - 17:25

SESSION 4: The Block is not enough?

16:30 - 16:45

Human Factors in Anaesthesia

Dr Annie Hunninger

16:45 - 17:00

Equity, diversity and inclusivity in RA

Dr Naomi Freeman

17:00 - 17:15

The future of technology in the NHS

Prof Kevin Fong

17.15 - 17.25

Discussion

17.30

End of Day 1: Shaken, not stirred: Drinks reception hosted by Platinum Sponsors

workshops-Day 1

EDRA Approved

Time
Session
Topic

10:10 - 11:10

Session One

Neuroaxial scanning

Blocks for hip surgery

Blocks for breast surgery

Blocks for rib surgery

Blocks for shoulder surgery

Advanced blocks for elbow and hand surgery

Plan A Blocks (1)

Basic blocks for knee surgery

Abdominal blocks

Transitional pain blocks

11:30 - 12:30

Session Two

Neuroaxial scanning

Blocks for hip surgery

Blocks for breast surgery

Blocks for rib surgery

Blocks for shoulder surgery

Advanced blocks for elbow and hand surgery

Peripheral nerve catheter insertion

Basic blocks for knee surgery

Abdominal blocks

Transitional pain blocks

14:00 - 15:00

Session Three

Neuroaxial scanning

Blocks for hip surgery

Blocks for breast surgery

Blocks for rib fractures surgery

Blocks for shoulder surgery

Advanced blocks for elbow and hand surgery

Peripheral nerve catheter insertion

Basic blocks for knee surgery

Abdominal blocks

Advanced blocks for knee surgery

15:00 - 16:00

Session Four

Neuroaxial scanning

Blocks for hip surgery

Blocks for breast surgery

Blocks for rib fractures surgery

Blocks for shoulder surgery

Advanced blocks for elbow and hand surgery

Peripheral nerve catheter insertion

Basic blocks for knee surgery

Abdominal blocks

Advanced blocks for knee surgery

16:30 - 17:30

Session Five

Neuroaxial scanning

Blocks for hip surgery

Blocks for breast surgery

Blocks for rib fractures surgery

Blocks for shoulder surgery

Advanced blocks for elbow and hand surgery

Peripheral nerve catheter insertion

Basic blocks for knee surgery

Abdominal blocks

Transitional Pain blocks

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