Minutes from Meeting 28th February 2014
The Trainee's Prize & Jackson Rees Medal
The meeting was opened by the President, Dr Janice Fazackerley. She introduced the following speakers who had been shortlisted from 6 entries. Each candidate presented for 10 minutes followed by 5 minutes of questions
1) Evaluating our ROTEM guided Massive Obstetric Haemorrhage (MOH) algorithm and the effects of Fibrinogen Concentrate use.
2) Design, validation and implementation of a care bundle to reduce peri-operative risk to children with obesity.
3) Changing practice and implementation of new guidelines; Audit on Pain relief using oral morphine for analgesia following elective Caesarean section.
4) Dexamethasone as an adjunct to peripheral nerve blockade: a meta-analysis.
The audience voted for the best two presentations using scorecards provided. Once all votes had been counted the winner was announced as Dr Rashmi Khirwadkar who was presented with the Jackson Rees Medal and the runner-up was Dr David Mayhew.
28th February 2014