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Program

1st Gulf Burn conference
DAY 1 September 22nd 2017
7:00 - 7:45 Registration
07:45 - 8:00 Welcome Remarks
08:00 - 8:30 1st Gulf Burn conference Key note Speaker
08:30 - 10:30 Session I: Acute Adult Burn Management
  Lectures theme :
  Pre hospital management of burn patient
  ATLS protocol
  Controversies in burn management
  Structural management of burn patient and referral criteria
  Influence factors for Mortality and morbidity in burn centers
  Resuscitation and enhancing survival rate
  Medico legal decisions in burn patients
  Pain Management strategies for the Burn Patient
  Outpatient burn care
  Medical comorbidities  influence on burn patients
  Optimization of patients care in burn units
  Psychology support in burn patient
  Thromboembolism in burn patients; prevention and management
  Compartment syndrome; detection, prevention and management
10:30 - 10:40 Closing session 1 Q&A
10:40 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 13:00  Session II: Acute Pediatric Burn Management
  Lecture Theme
  What is different in burn management in pediatric population vs Adult
  Child abuse registry
  Complications sequel of burn injury in pediatric population
  Sepsis in pediatric burn patients
  Skin substitute in burn management to optimize result in pediatric burn population
  Sedation methods available for pediatric burn management
13:00 - 13:10 Closing session 2 Q&A
13:10 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 16:30 Session III: Burn Reconstruction
  Lecture theme
  Skin substitute role in Burn reconstruction
  Burn contracture : overview of technical methods of reconstruction
  Hand burn : challenges and limitations
  Breast reconstruction in burn patients
  Electrical burn and amputations of extremities. Oral commissure , Volkmann’s contracture
  Heterotopic ossification in burns; prevention and management
16:30 - 16:40 Coffee break
16:40 - 18:10 Session IV: Rehabilitation
  Lecture Theme
  Role of occupational therapist in burn management
  Physiotherapy in burn patients
  Burn patients’ Quality of life
  Functional optimization in hand burn injury
  Standard of Care: Inpatient Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Burns
18:10 - 18:30 Questions and answers and adjourn
DAY 2 September 23rd 2017
08:00 - 10:00 Session V : New innovations in burn management
  Theme lecture
  Stem cells role in burn management
  Hyperbaric therapy for burn patients
  Skin bioengineering
  Skin bank role in burn injury
  Current burn dressings and skin substitutes
10:00 - 10:10 Coffee Break
10:10 - 13:10 Session VI: Strategic challenges in burn management and infection control
  Lecture theme:
  Infection control in burn Centre
  Sepsis; morbidity & mortality
  Burn centres and manapower
  Multidisplinary team in burn Centre
13:10 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-16:00 Session VII: Wound care management
  Theme lecture
  Dressing materials
  Nursing care in wound management
  Economy impact of wound on health care
  Wound care in tertiary centers
  Modalities for wound assessment
  Chronic wounds; effect on quality on life
16:00 - 16:10 Coffee break
16:10 - 18:10 Work-shop / Meet the experts in burn management
18:10 - 18:30 Questions and answers and adjourn

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