SESSION 8: GENERAL SESSION I

Day 3 – Saturday, 3rd March 2018
The Graduate Entry Medical School,
Faculty of Education & Health Sciences, University of Limerick

ROOM: GEMS0-016
TIME: 9.00-10.30am (7 minute Presentation & 3 minute Discussion
CHAIR: Prof Dermot Hehir & Mr Ashish Lal

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9.00
75
An audit of antimicrobial prescribing practices in emergency surgical admissions
H. Earley, F. Nolan, L. O’Connell, B. Elbager, O. Ahmed, M. Randles, K.M. Mealy
Wexford General Hospital

9.10
76
The effect of ultrasound availability on emergency admissions for biliary pathology: a weekend effect
S Creedon
, A Hegarty, C Baban, E Rutherford, V Healy, C Power, ADK Hill Beaumont Hospital, RCSI, Dublin

9.20
77
Implementation of day of surgery admission for rectal cancer surgery in Ireland following a national centralisation programme
I. Stephens, C. Murphy, F. McNally, S.M. Sahebally, I.S. Reynolds, J. Deasy, J.P. Burke, D.A. McNamara
Department of Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

9.30
78
Obesity is associated with increased risk of colonoscopy failure
AN NíMhathúna
, LA Devane, V Veitch, D McNamara, JM O’Riordan
Departments of Surgery & Gastroenterology, Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin.

9.40
79
Role of research in surgical training: productivity of current trainees in Ireland
AL Fowler, O Cullivan, O Traynor, MK Barry
Department of Surgical Affairs, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Department of General Surgery, Mayo University Hospital, Castlebar, Co. Mayo

9.50
80
Altered appetite, body weight and quality of life after curative oesophagectomy
CF Murphy, JA Elliott, C Greene, N Ravi, JV Reynolds
Metabolic Medicine, Conway Institute of Biomedical and Biomolecular Research, University College Dublin, Department of Surgery, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, Trinity College Dublin and St. James’s Hospital, Dublin

10.00
81
The role of prophylactic negative pressure dressing after laparotomy: Results from a randomised controlled trial
E Hannan, ME Kelly, JE Hanratty, E Ryan, S Smolarek, M Kazanowski, D Beddy, M Allen, M Arumugasamy, TN Walsh
Dept. of Surgery, James Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin

10.10
82
Unplanned re-operation and interventional radiology post appendicectomy: A meta-analysis
AKB Shamsul Badrin, K Bailey, U Kabir, J Lawlor, A Johnston, M Sugrue
Donegal Clinical Research Academy, Department of Surgery Letterkenny University Hospital, National University of Ireland Galway