ROOM:         GEMS2-015-016
DATE             2nd March 2019    
TIME:             9.15-11.00am (7 minute Presentation & 3 minute Discussion)
CHAIRS:      Mr Finbarr Condon & Mr Tom Burke

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  1. 9.15     Future forecast for hip fractures: A growing problem for the health service
    Paul McCarroll1, Mark James Berney1, Mark James Berney1, Paula Lynch1, Brian Lenehan1,2
    1Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital Limerick, Dooradoyle, St Nessan’s Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, V94 YVHO
    2Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick, Castletroy, Limerick
  2. 9.25     “GDPR: Improving our compliance with the Blue Book Standards?”
    Geoff Crozier Shaw, Andrew Hughes, James Cashman, Keith Synnott
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Mater Misercordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
  3. 9.35     A 12-month audit of length of stay for hip fractures admitted to a large trauma centre in Ireland
    David Keohane, Toni O’Keeffe, James Harty, Declan Reidy
    Department of Orthopaedics, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
  4. 9.45     The use of proton pump inhibitors in hip fracture patients
    Finian Doyle
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, University Hospital Waterford, Dunmore East Road, Waterford, Ireland
  5. 9.55     Opportunistic screening for vertebral fractures in a hip fracture population
    Michael Kelly
    , John Carey, Stephen Kearns, John McCabe
    Department of Orthopaedic, University Hospital Galway, Newcastle Road, Galway, Ireland
  6. 10.05   Fragility hip fracture & mortality – A 4 year single institution, multiple surgeon, retrospective cohort study
    Colum Downey, John Quinlan
    Department of Orthopaedics, Tallaght University Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin 24
  7. 10.15   The current state of plastic waste in the orthopaedic operating theatre
    Finian Doyle, Jill Mulrain, Fiachra Rowan
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, University Hospital Waterford
    Dunmore East Road, Waterford, Ireland
  8. 10.25   DNS Predicting renal dysfunction following primary total hip arthroplasty: A prospective observational study
    Firas Raheman1, Reshid Berber1, Emma Watson2, Robert Ashford1
    1University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, LE5 5WW

    2University of Leicester, Centre for Medicine, Lancaster Rd, Leicester LE1 7HA
  9. 10.35   The impact of operative times on hip fracture outcomes
    Hannah Hughes, Gerard Anthon Sheridan, James Storme, Ursula Kelleher, Conor Hurson, Paul Curtin
    Department of Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
  10. 10.45   Single versus separate implant fixation for ipsilateral concomitant femoral neck and shaft fractures: A systematic review
    Kunal Mohan
    1, Prasad Ellanti1, Helen French2, Niall Hogan1, Tom McCarthy1
    1Department of Trauma & Orthopaedics, Saint James’s Hospital, James’s Street, Dublin DO8NHY1, Ireland
    2Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 123 Saint Stephen’s Green, Dublin D02YN77, Ireland