SESSION 2: VASCULAR

Room:           HSG037
Date:              Friday, 1st March 2019
Time:             9.00-10.40am (7 Minute Presentation & 3 Minute Discussion)
Chairs:          Mr Tony Moloney & Prof Stewart Walsh

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  1. 9.00    Analysis of blood transfusion practices for vascular bypass surgeries using the maximum surgical blood ordering schedule
    Rosaleen Louise Lyons1,  Martina O’Connor2, Margaret Tarpey2, Sean Naughton1, Donal Courtney2, Muhammad Tubassam2, Stewart Walsh2, Sherif Sultan2, Wael Tawfick2
    1Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Galway University Hospital, Newcastle Road, Galway, H91 YR71, Ireland
    2Galway Blood and Tissue Establishment, Galway University Hospital, Newcastle Road, Galway, H91 YR71, Ireland
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  2. 9.10     Closing the loop – A re-audit of best medical management in vascular patients
    Cillian Mahony, Lameese Alhaddag, David Power, Tony Moloney
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Limerick, St Nessan’s Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 F858, Ireland
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  3. 9.20     Review of communication methods in a vascular surgery clinic
    Aisling Kelly,
    Eamon Kavanagh, Yasir Abdeldaim, Paul Burke, Michael Anthony Moloney
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Limerick, St Nessan’s Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 F858, Ireland
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  4. 9.30     The assessment of Emergency Care and Transfer of patients with Ruptured Abdominal Aortic
    Amr Nour, Stephen Keelan, Seamus McHugh, Daragh Moneley, Peter Naughton
    Department of vascular surgery, Beaumont hospital, Beaumont Road, Beaumont, Dublin 9, Ireland
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  5. 9.40     Temporal arteritis: Can duplex ultrasound replace temporal artery biopsy?
    Aisling Kelly, Thomas Aherne
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Tallaght University Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland
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  6. 9.50     A 15-year review of pacemaker requirement following isolated or concomitant tricuspid valve surgery
    Aine Catherine McKendry, Katie O’Sullivan, Lara Armstrong, Alistair Graham
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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  7. 10.00  Eversion endarterectomy in iliac occlusive artery disease
    Megan Power Foley, Thomas Aherne, Conor Dooley, Mekki Medani, Edward Mulkern, Ciaran McDonnell, Martin O’Donohoe
    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, D07 R2WY, Ireland
  8. 10.10   Poor patient awareness of peripheral arterial disease
    Stephen Keelan, Niamh Foley, Donagh Healy, Peter Naughton, Seamus McHugh, Daragh Moneley
    Department of Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Road, Dublin 9, Ireland
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  9. 10.20   Compliance with instructions for use in endovascular abdominal infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair in those aged over 80 years of age
    James Clarke, Michael Bourke, Kunal Mohan, Mary Paula Colgan, Catriona Canning, Sean O’Neill, Adrian O’Callaghan, Prakash Madhavan, Zenia Martin
    Vascular Surgery Department, St. James Hospital, James Street, Dublin, D03 VX82, Ireland
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  10. 10.30   Want not, waste not: excessive preoperative crossmatch requests for vascular peripheral bypass surgery
    Megan Power Foley1
    , Imelda Keane2, Michael Fay3,  Ciaran  McDonnell1, Martin O’Donohoe1, Edward Mulkern1
    1Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street,
    Dublin 7, D07 R2WY, Ireland
    2Blood Transfusion Laboratory, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, D07 R2WY, Ireland
    3Department of Haematology, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, D07 R2WY Ireland