ACCS Training Day - Wednesday 14 June 2017

To be attended by all ACCS Year 1 trainees


Host: West Suffolk Hospital

Location:  Edmund Room,  St Edmundsbury Cathedral,  Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1LS

On entering the main open door to the cathedral, proceed straight ahead down the cloister and to the left at the end the education rooms will be sign posted.

Directions; From the A14, take the Bury St Edmunds Central exit and follow the brown signs to the Historic Town Centre.Please note there is no car parking available at the Cathedral.

There is long stay car parking is available at the following areas, please allow 10 minutes walking time from Ram Meadow and 15 minutes from the other car parks.;

Ram Meadow car park in Cotton Lane, IP33 1XP

The Arc car park IP33 3DG

Parkway multi storey IP33 3BA

St Andrews long stay car park, between Parkway and St Andrews Street North, IP33 1TZ.


Contact: Dr Alain Sauvage


ACCS Neurology and Mental Health study day Wed 14thJune



9.30        Causes of delirium                                  Alain


10.15      Psychosis                                               Sanjukta           


11.00                     Coffee


11.30      Personality disorder                                 Sanjukta


12.00      MCA and MHA in the ED                          Catherine



12.45     Lunch (Bring your own or buy)



13.45      Headache - cases                                       Catherine


14.30     Suicide Risk assessment OSCE                  Alain and Catherine


15.00      The agitated patient and rapid tranquilisation           Catherine


15.30      End

ACCS Presentation Day - Wednesday 12 July 2017

ACCS Presentation Day

Wednesday 12 July 2017

10:00 – 16:30hrs


Arthur Rank Hospice, Cherry Hinton Road, Great Shelford,

 Cambridge CB22 3FB





09:45-10:20hrs                        Welcome and registration


10:20-10:40hrs                        Unique left shoulder pain                                                                                                                               Dr Vijaya Meka


10:40-11:00hrs                        Ambulatory DVT referrals and outcome                                                                                                        Dr Nabarun Das


11:00-11:20hrs                        An unusual headache                                                                                                                                      Dr Marios Petsios


11:20-11:40hrs                        Eye compartment syndrome                                                                                                                          Dr Esam Amer


11:40-12:00hrs                        DVT pathway in ambulatory care at Broomfield Hospital: an audit and quality improvement project  Dr Frederick Jarvis

Dr Thines Karunakaran

Dr Amit Shah


12:00-12:20hrs                        Thinking with your head and your heart                                                                                                        Dr Sarah Hickin




12:20-12:40hrs:                       Hypothermia in Cardiac Arrest.                                                                                                                     Dr Deborah Owen


12:40-13:00hrs:                       Rapid respiratory distress                                                                                                                               Dr Nalayini Jeyavel


13:00-13:40hrs:                       Lunch


13:40:14:00hrs:                       On the Right Trach? An evaluation of percutaneous tracheostomies                                                           Dr Kuldeep Kaur


14:00-14:20hrs:                       Hypothermic cardiac arrest in a DGH.                                                                                                           Dr Laszlo Agocs


14:20-14:40hrs:                       An unexpected finding in a patient with a giant abdominal wall hernia                                                       Dr Lauren Lang


14:40-15:00hrs:                       Refreshments


15:00-15:20hrs:                       It’s not all fun and games                                                                                                                               Dr Manjit Riyat


15:20-15:40hrs:                       Shortness of Breath                                                                                                                                        Dr Edit Castren


15:40-16:30hrs                        Trainee feedback                                                                                                                                            All



Preparation for anaesthetics and ICM - Friday July 14, 2017

To be attended by all ACCS trainees entering year 2 in August 2017


Room 15 Bob Champion Research and Eduation Building

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital



Please register your attendance with Dr Helen Goddard


0945 – 1000                Registration + coffee

1000 – 1015                Introduction

1015 – 1030                Scenario: Pre-assessment

1030 – 1100                Lecture: Pre-assessment

1100 – 1130                Lecture: Airway assessment

1130 – 1145                Coffee Break

1145 – 1200                Scenario: Induction

1200 – 1215                Lecture: Role of the ODP

1215 – 1245                Lecture: Anaesthetic drugs

1245 – 1315                Lecture: Anaesthetic Equipment

1315 – 1400                Lunch (please bring your own)

1400 – 1415                Scenario: Maintenance and Critical Incident

1415 – 1445                Lecture: Inotropes and vasopressors

1445 – 1515                Lecture: Invasive monitoring

1515 – 1530                Scenario: Extubation and recovery

1530 – 1600                Lecture: Analgesia

1600 - 1615                 Close

Refreshments will be provided for those who register attendance, please bring your own lunch.