The 15th Annual Critical Care Symposium was conducted on the 26th and 27th April 2018 at King’s House Conference Centre Manchester, and was a great success.
We are pleased to announce the 14th Annual Critical Care Symposium
The 14th Annual Critical Care Symposium was conducted on the 27th and 28th April 2017 and was a great success.
Talks from the event are now available.
We are pleased to announce the 13th Annual Critical Care Symposium
The 2016 symposium is being conducted on the 28th and 29th April 2016
We are pleased to announce the 12th Annual Critical Care Symposium
The 2015 symposium is being conducted on the 23rd and 24th April 2015 at Manchester Town Hall Manchester.
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12. John Marshall
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13. Danny McAuley
14. Jose Artur Paiva
15. Didier Payen
16. Azriel Perel
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17. John Prowle
18. Ravi Kumar
19. Francesca Rubulotta
20. Yasser Sakr
21. Eran Segal
22. Mervyn Singer
23. Fang Gao Smith
24. Peter Spronk
25. Charles Sprung
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26. Tony Thomas
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27. Jean Louis Vincent
28. Tim Walsh
29. Joel Paul
A Good Outcome After Bilateral Absence of N20 SSEPs
A window to the brain
Abstract for poster-Biliary tract external drainage increase heme oxygenase -1 expression in liver
Abstract Maresa Jan 2015 Manchester (figure)
Abstract name and e-mail addess
Andrew Bailey - 5 years of Critical Care EEGs – 5 Lessons Learnt
Audit of sedation and RASS
CCS - T Heaton
CPAX Poster Jnauary 2015 version 3
Critical Care Tracheostomy at Whiston Hospital
Critical Incident reporting andpatient safety initiatives at a local level (P)
Diagnosis of HELLP syndrome. Where are we
E-mail addresses for abstracts 2015
Hyperoxia in OOHCA
Improving documentation in ICU - Abstrat Submission
J P Hickman - poster abstract
MSSA Infection on the ICU
Name and abstract name for 2015 meeeting 18-2-15
Name and abstract name for 2015 meeeting
NIV table 1
Patent blue_a near-miss!
post cardiac arrest mortality on icu
poster-Biliary tract external drainage increase heme oxygenase -1 expression in liver
Rehabilitation after critical illness - Jane Gibson Critical care symposium 2015
RUI DC-Moyamoya Disease_deadly silent!
Surviving Sepsis at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust
The appropriate prescription of Proton Pump Inhibitors abstract
The appropriate prescription of Proton Pump Inhibitors tables
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Who cares wins
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To register online, please visit the April 2015 section of the Conference Calendar at www.hartleytaylor.co.uk
Debit and Credit Card payment accepted. Please note that Credit Card payments will be subject to a 3% surcharge.
Or direct link http://www.hartleytaylor.co.uk/confcalendar.htm#april2015
We are pleased to announce the 11th Annual Critical Care Symposium
The 2014 symposimum is being conducted on the 24th and 25th of April in Manchester. Event venue is to be confirmed.
The 11th Symposium is proud to announce that speakers for this event currently come from Australia, Belgium, France, Israel, the Neterlands, Switzerland, the USA and the UK. As ever, please be aware speakers are subject to change.
We have also received news that The Royal College of Anaesthetists have approved 12 Continuing Medical Education (CME) points for Continued Professional Development (CPD) for this conference.
For a list of currently confirmed speakers, please click the “read more” link below, or here for a Downloadable version of the Event Flyer for the current schedule of the event. For a Printable Application Form and Course Fee Details. The event brochure can be downloaded.
This year we are also celebrating 20 Years of the CCM-I Mailing List. To celebrate, the entertainment during the evening meal on 24th April 2014 will be provided by The CODES.
The CODES are a band of four eminent professors, Dr Stephan Mayer, Dr Gary Bernardinim Dr David Crippen and Dr Michael DeGeorgia working in Neuro Critical Care and who perform at the Neuro Critical Care Meetings in the USA.
Please find below a list of currently confirmed speakers
|Dr Julian Barker, UK||Dr Andrew Bentely, UK|
|Prof Timothy Buchman, USA||Dr Luigi Camporota, UK|
|Dr Maurizo Cecconi, UK||Associte Prof Don Chalfin,USA|
|Prof David Crippen, USA||Prof Jean-Daniel Chiche, France|
|Dr Gordon Doig, Australia||Prof Marcel Levi, Netherlands|
|Prof Daniel Lichtenstein, France||Dr Manu Malbrain, Belgium|
|Prof Jean-Paul Mira, France||Prof Xavier Monnet, France|
|Prof Jean-jaques Rouby, France||Dr Eran Segal, Israel|
|Dr Ian Seppelt, Australia||Prof Jukka Takala, Switzerland|
|Prof Antoine Vieillard-Baron, France||Prof Jean-Louis Vincent, Belgium|
|Assistant Prof Leslie Whetstine, USA|
22nd April – Latest event programme now available
We are please to announce the 10th Annual Critical Care Symposium.
In its 10th Anniversary Year, the symposium is to be held on the 25th and 26th April 2013 at The Palace Hotel, Oxford Road, Manchester.
Please note:If you elect to pay by debit or credit card for the Symposium, it is mandatory that you send a completed application form with the finance reference number that you will be provided with. This is necessary for us to register you and to enable us give you a receipt and Certificate of Attendance after the event.Please also note that our correct telephone number is 0161 918 4866.
Tutorial / Workshop – Update 1
Acid Base – Stewart approach (Rainer Gatz/Dr Andrew Thorniley/Dr Paul Elbers)
Dear participants in the acid-base workshop!
In order to promote discussion and personal gain from our workshop, we should like to invite you to contribute with some of your own experiences in the area of acid-base disturbances. Please do bring any data and case descriptions where you think the case is remarkable or even is unresolved.
For a Stewart- based acid-base-analysis, or, indeed, any detailed analysis, we need minimally data on pH, serum-Na, serum-Cl, albumin, PCO2. Additionally, values for serum-K, serum-Ca (ideally the total value), serum-Mg, lactate, phosphate, haemoglobin and base excess will allow for a much more detailed analysis.
Please do also provide basic clinical information.
We do invite you to take a look around the website that Paul and Rainer maintain: http://www.acid-base.org
Paul Elbers, Andrew Thorniley, Rainer Gatz
Tutorial / Workshop – Update 2
Lung Ultrasound (Rainer Gatz/Dr Marek Nalos)
Dear participants in the lung-ultrasound workshop!
In order to promote discussion and personal gain from our workshop, we should like to invite you to contribute with some of your own experiences in the area lung or pleura echography. Please do bring any data and case descriptions where you think the case is remarkable or even is unresolved.
Any pictures or cine-loops would be highly appreciated – you can bring them on a USB memory stick, or send them via e-mail: email@example.com
Please do also provide basic clinical information.
Marek Nalos, Rainer Gatz
Event Highlights Include
- Nearly 70 faculty from the UK and overseas (5 continents)
- Endorsed by both the Intensive Care Society of UK and the ESICM – for the first time
- 12 CME points
- For the first time abstracts are welcomed and it has been accepted in principle for them to be published in the International Journal “Fluids” edited by Dr Manu Malbrain
- Many tutorials and workshops
- Thematic sessions
- Great net working opportunity
- Up-to date topics
- Early bird registration options
- Discount for ICS and ESICM members
- Larger Venue – The Palace Hotel, Manchester
- Discounted car parking near by
To date, the faculty who have accepted invitations to present are listed below. This list is subject to change.
|Prof Djillali Annane, Versailles, France||Prof Anthony McClean, Sydney, Australia|
|Dr Anna Batchelor, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK||Prof Rui Moreno, Lisbon, Portugal|
|Dr Geoff Bellingan, London, UK||Prof Monty Mythen, London, UK|
|Prof Tom Bleck, Chicago, USA||Dr Marek Nalos, Sydney, Australia|
|Associate Prof Don Chalfin, New York, USA||Dr Mahesh Nirmalan, Manchester, UK|
|Prof Bernard Cholley, Paris, France||Dr John Orton, Oldham, UK|
|Dr Laurence Cook, Oldham, UK||Prof Josef Artur Paiva, Porto, Portugal|
|Prof David Crippen, Pittsburgh, USA||Prof Didier Payen, Paris, France|
|Dr Paul Dark, Manchester, UK||Dr Franchesca Rubulotta, London, UK|
|Mr Mike Darwin, Arizona, USA||Dr Yasser Sakr, Jena, Germany|
|Dr Bernard Foex, Manchester, UK||Dr Ian Seppelt, Sydney, Australia|
|Dr Rainer Gatz, Copenhagen, Denmark||Prof Mervyn Singer, London, UK|
|Prof Johan Groeneveld, Amsterdam, Netherlands||Prof Michel Slama, Amiens, France|
|Dr Eric Hodgson, Durban, South Africa||Dr Stephen Streat, Auckland, New Zealand|
|Prof Steve Hollenberg, Camden, USA||Dr Miguel Taveres, Porto, Portugal|
|Dr Patrick Honore, Brussels, Belgium||Prof Jean Louis Teboul, Paris, France|
|Dr Roop Kishen, Manchester, UK||Prof Dan Traber, Galveston, Texas, USA|
|Dr Patrick Knowles, Sheffield, UK||Prof Bala Venkatesh, Queensland, Australia|
|Dr Michael Kuiper, Leeuwarden, Netherlands||Prof Antoine Vieillard-Baron, Boulogne, France|
|Dr Antonios Liolios, Veria, Greece||Prof Jean Louis Vincent, Brussels, Belgium|
|Prof Jeff Lipman, Brisbane, Australia||Prof Tim Walsh, Edinburgh, UK|
|Dr Manu Malbrain, Anetwerp, Belgium||Prof Claude Dennis Martin, Marseille, France|
And Others … to be added soon
We are please to announce the 9th Annual Critical Care Symposium taking place on the 26th and 27th April 2012 at the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel (formally the Ramada Piccadilly), Portland Street, Manchester, M1 4PH.
This year faculty members include
|Dr Richard Beale||London, UK|
|Dr John Butler||Manchester, UK|
|Prof Jean-Daniel Chiche||Paris, France|
|Prof Daren Heyland||Ontario, Canada|
|Dr Eric Hodgson||Durban, South Africa|
|Prof Amal Jubran||Hines, USA|
|Prof Brian Kavanagh||Toronto, Canada|
|Prof David Linton||Jerusalem, Israel|
|Dr Manu Malbrain||Leuven, Belgium|
|Prof John Marshall||Toronto, Canada|
|Prof Claude Martin||Marseille, France|
|Prof Marco Ranieri||Turin, Italy|
|Dr Andrew Rhodes||London, UK|
|Prof Tarek Sharshar||Paris, France|
|Prof Michel Slama||Amiens, France|
|Prof Fang Gao Smith||Warwick, UK|
|Prof Jean Louis Vincent||Brussels, Belgium|
|Dr Gorazd Voga||Celje, Slovenia|
Topics being covered
- Neuro Critical Care
- Respiratory System
- End of Life Care
- Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
- Pro-Con Debates
As usual, a number of tutorial and workshop sessions will also be running during the symposium. This year’s areas are
- A New Approach to NG Feeding Tubes
- Echocardiographic Assessment of Shock
- Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
- Weaning from Ventilation
- ICU Research
- End of Life Care
- Nutrition in ICU
This meeting is supported by 12 Continuing Medical Education points.
The meeting is being supported by Eli Lilly, Pfizer, Thermo Scientific and other Health Care Industries
The 8th Annual Critical Care Sympoisum will be proceeding despite the additional Bank Holiday in the United Kingdom on Friday 29th April.
We are please to announce that the 8th Annual Critical Care Symposium will take place on the 28th and 29th April 2011.
Details of the tentative faculty due to attend can be found below:
|Prof Mervyn Singer, UCL, London, UK||Prof Marco Ranieri, Turin, Italy|
|Dr Julia Wendon, KCH, London, UK||Prof Niall Ferguson, Toronto, Canada|
|Prof Ken Hillman, Sydney, Australia||Mr Mike Darwin, Arizona, USA|
|Prof Monty Mythen, UCL, London, UK||Prof Bernard Cholley, Paris, France|
|Prof Stephan Mayer, New York, USA||Dr Peter Nightingale, Manchester, UK|
|Dr Roop Kishan, Manchester, UK||Dr Geoff Bellingan, London, UK|
|Prof Djillali Annane, Paris, France||Prof Steve Hollenberg, Camden, NJ, USA|
|Prof Edward Abraham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA||Prof Jean-Louis Teboul, Paris, France|
Please note that this list is subject to change.
Conference Update: Sunday 21:40: This conference is still taking place at the Ramada Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester on the 22nd and 23rd April 2010. Of those speakers that cannot attend, some will now be giving their presentations via a video conferencing facility, while others will have their topics covered by speakers that are attending. New topics may be added to cover sessions in the event that no alternate speaker can be found.
We are currently re-organising the conference program and this will be put online as soon as possible.
“Due to unpresidented high demands for places, the number of delegates have been restricted to the capacity of the hall. The number of places available is very limited now. So if any one would like to apply from now on (07-04-2010), please ring 0161 7785283 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to check the availability of places”
The 7th Annual Critical Care Symposium will be on the 22nd and 23rd of April 2010 at the Ramada Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester, UK.
A provisional speaker list can be found below. Please note that this list is subject to change.
|Dr Patrick Honore||Brussels, Belgium|
|Prof Jean Louis Vincent||Brussels, Belgium|
|Dr Jan De Waele||Ghent, Belgium|
|Prof Antoine Vieillard Baron||France|
|Prof Josef Artur Paiva||Porto, Portugal|
|Prof Jerome Pugin||Switzerland|
|Prof Jeff Lipman||Brisbane, Queensland, Australia|
|Dr Stephen Streat||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Prof Tom Bleck||Chicago, USA|
|Mr Mike Darwin||Arizona, USA|
|Prof Daniel Traber||Galveston, Texas, USA|
|Prof Peter Andrews||Edinburgh,UK|
|Dr Simon Baudouin||Newcastle, UK|
|Dr Mike Boyd||Oldham, UK|
|Dr Bernard Foex||MRI, Manchester, UK|
|Dr Mike Grocott||UCL, London, UK|
|Dr Carl Waldma||n Reading, UK|
|Dr Paul Elbers||Amsterdam, Netherlands|
|Dr Michael Kuiper||Leeuwardan, Netherlands|
|Dr Rainer Gatz||Malmo, Sweden|
The 6th Annual Critical Care Symposium took place on the 23rd and 24th of April 2009 at the Ramada Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester and was a great success.
The faculty that presented at the event can be found listed below, including topics. Links to the audio file containing the session, will be available again shortly. Once avaiiable, these files will either play in an audio player or you will the asked to download the file. An online jukebox version will be available in due course. Slides from a selection of presentations will additionally be available shortly.
|Professor Mervyn Singer||To what extent is critical illness an iatrogenic compilication The pivoral role of the mitochondrion in MOF and recovery and approaches to reverse mitochondrial dysfunction The kidney: A great misunderstood organ|
|Dr Yasser Sakr||Selenium in critical illness Do we need to reassess out transfusion triggers|
|Dr Mahesh Nirmalan||Mediators in myocardial dysfunction in sepsis Fish oils – Should we use it in ICU|
|Professor Mark Bellamy||Liver in sepsis Liver failure and brain|
|Dr Jonathan Rhodes||Cooling after TBI Managing conflicts after brain injury – High PEEPARDS fluids|
|Professor Joe Lex||Lytics in acute stroke: what is the fuss All about contrast Skeptics guide to the literature Hanging and strangulation injuries|
|Professor Clifford Deutschman|
|Mr Mike Darwin|
|Professor Tony McLean||Echocardiography in spetic shock|
|Professor Joachim Boldt|
|Dr Michael Kuiper||Delirium in the ITU
ICU acquired weakness
Post cardiac arrest management
Sv O2 and EGDT
|Professor Didier Payen||Genetic signature in septic shock
Microcirculation – What the clinician should know
Sugar and oxidative stress – Is it relevant for the children
|Dr Farhan Kapadia||Physiology of exercise – Implication for physiological reserve and critical care HITS in the ICU|
|Dr John Orton||Introduction|