Obstetric Anaesthetists' Association
Promoting the highest standards of anaesthetic practice in the care of mother and baby

3 Day Course 2014

Tuesday 4th November

09.00

Epidurals & spinals: magic mixtures to ensure success

Prof Marc Van de Velde

09.25

Haemodynamic control during spinal anaesthesia:
fluids & vasopressors, new insights & evidence

Dr Ashraf Habib

09.50

Improving outcomes for mother & baby in the category 1 CS

Dr Rob Dyer

10.15

Discussion

Prof Van de Velde, Drs Habib, Dyer

11.00

Managing intra-operative pain:
looking after the mother & staying out of court

Dr Upma Misra

11.25

Analgesia after CS: wound infusions, tap blocks and intrathecal opioids, what more can we offer our patients?

Dr Ashraf Habib

11.50

Beyond labour & delivery - haemoglobin issues

Dr Robin Russell

12.20

Discussion

Drs Misra, Habib, Russell

13.30

Massive obstetric haemorrhage - new strategies in evolution

Prof Beverly Hunt

13.55

Cell salvage: what is the role in obstetric anaesthesia?

Dr Matt Wilson

14.20

Oxytocics & prostaglandins - solutions & problems

Dr Nolan McDonnell

14.45

Discussion

Drs Misra, Habib, Russell

15.30

Surgery & radiology - strategies to arrest haemorrhage

Miss Sara Paterson Brown

16.00

When is a caesarean section really urgent?

Prof Andrew Shennan

16.30

Discussion

Paterson Brown, Shennan