Forum 2016

Forum 2016 Welcome
Christina Bannister
Delirium in Cardiac Surgery
Ionescu Fellowship - Daisy Sandeman
MOVE: critical care early progressive mobility protocol
K Lyon, F Nolan, T Vassalos. Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Glasgow. SLIDESET:
Access to smoking cessation services may be a barrier to improving perioperative outcomes
N Oswald, N Konda, A Kerr, B Naidu, D Thickett, J Webb, R Dancer. Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham. SLIDESET:
Do you really know where are going?
L Parry, RS Kutty, C Sudarshan. Papworth Hospital Papworth Hospital Papworth Hospital. SLIDESET:
Consenting practices in cardiothoracic surgery: room for improvement!
R McLean, J Lee, C Bayliss, BC Ramesh, S Barnard, T Pillay, F Ozalp. Cadiothoracic Surgery, Freeman Hospital, Newcatle upon Tyne. SLIDESET:
Are Patients Aware of the Mortality Data Published by the Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery?
J Choi2; R Boix1; J C Roxburgh1; M M Sabetai1. 1Department of Cardiac Surgery, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust; 2King's College, London. SLIDESET:
How we halved the wait for in-house cardiac surgery
M Owston, T Tiyenga, M van Loo. South Tees Hospitals.
Malnutrition screening in patients undergoing Cardiothoracic Surgery
A Aamir, M Gooseman, N Briffa. Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.
Preoperative sickle cell screening for patients undergoing cardiac surgery
S Ahmed, N Ahmed, O Syed, A Kourliouros, L Huang, A Zaheer, R Deshpande. Guy's and St Thomas' School of Medical Education; King's College Hospital, London; Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust; The Dudley Group NHS Foundation.
Developing an aortic service to care for a growing number of patients with aortopathies
K Duncombe, A Bott, MM Sabetai, C Young. Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Pain management following cardiac surgery
MR Borrelli, KE Sanderson, S Ayis, G Kunst, DC Whitaker. King's College Hospital, London
The Recovery from Operation Quality Assessment System (ROQAS) database
D McCormack; D Balmforth; P Lohrmann; S Ibrahim; A Shipolini; R Uppal. St Bartholomew's Hospital.
National RCN perspective
C Anim. Royal College of Nursing.
Advanced Nursing Practice in the UK
JP Nolan. Head of Nursing Practice, Royal College of Nursing.
Revalidation for Nurses in the UK
Anna Crossley. Professional Lead Acute, Emergency and Critical Care, Royal College of Nursing.
Revalidation Practices in the US
Jill Ley. Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cardiac Surgery & Fellow American Association of Nursing, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco
The complimentary relation of high-resolution Epi-Cardial Imaging and Transit Time Flowmetry
S Amin, G Krasopoulos, H Kattach, D Verdichizzo, D P Taggart. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, University of Oxford
Implementation of a specialist nurse led wound surveillance clinic post cardiothoracic surgery
K Hewitt, B Krishnamoorthy, W Critchley, N Devan, K Temov, P D Waterworth, K S Rammohan, N Yonan. University Hospital of South Manchester, Wythenshawe University Hospital South Manchester.
Post-operative female support wear: reducing surgical site infections in female cardiac patients
A Neville, M Rochon, A M Soler-Castells. Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals, London.
Vein Integrity and Clinical Outcomes (VICO) using different vein harvesting techniques
B Krishnamoorthy, W Critchley, F Hashmi, J Nair, R V Venkateswaran, A C Caress, J E Fildes, N Yonan. University Hospital of South Manchester.
Empowering patients through information and education in post operative infection
L Nolan, J Jones, A Ajzan, A Zaidi. Morriston Hospital, Swansea.



TAVI: who, when and how? A few comments

Prof. Dr. med. T. Carrel
Dept of Cardiovascular Surgery, University
Hospital Bern and Hirslanden Clinic Aarau

core perceptions

Survey of Core Surgical Trainees’ Perception of Cardiothoracic Surgery

JJ Pilkington, SG Jones, DM Pullan
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital


Prosthetic valve endocarditis due to propionibacterium acnes

R. van Valen, R.A.F. de Lind van Wijngaarden, N.J. Verkaik, M.M. Mokhles, A.J.J.C. Bogers
Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

opcab vs oncab

Long term outcomes of OPCAB vs ONCAB:
Survival and freedom from reintervention

BH Kirmani, JJ Pilkington, AD Muir
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital


Design and implementation of a Cardiothoracic surgery ‘studentship’

CR Cleto1 G Hardman2 AH Walker3
1Liverpool University Medical School, 2Health Education Northwest, 3Lancashire Cardiac Centre, Blackpool Victoria Hospital