About this event

  • Date and time Mon 25 Sep 2023 from 8:55am to 5:05pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Coloproctology

We are excited to invite you to this meeting, where expert speakers will discuss the basic principles of abdominal wall repair and the prevention and early management of intestinal failure (IF). The meeting will bring together surgeons, physicians, radiologists, and pharmacists who will present cases on managing patients with IF due to abdominal surgery and the difficulties of abdominal wall repair.

By attending, you will:

  • Understand what is meant by IF and know ways of preventing it from occurring
  • Appreciate the key abdominal wall and intestinal anatomy in patients with IF 
  • Know how to assess and manage an enterocutaneous fistula and when to operate
  • Know the principles for the medical management of surgical IF
  • Appreciate the importance of early revascularization in mesenteric ischaemia

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Registration for this event will close at 1:00am on Monday 25 September 2023.  Late registrations will not be accepted.

The agenda is subject to change at any time

If the event is recorded, we are only able to share presentations that we have received permission to share. There is no guarantee that all sessions will be available after the event, this is at the presenter’s and RSM’s discretion.

All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations.

This event will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.