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Date: Thursday 21 September 2017
Time: 10:15 to 11:15
Location: Hall A8

Satellite Symposium sponsored by Ethicon

Chair: Dion Morton (UK)

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10:15 - 10:20

Introducing the vision

Dion Morton (UK)

10:20 - 10:30

Introduction to 2015 and 2016 datasets and headline findings

Matteo Frasson (Spain)

  • Description of snapshot audit model
  • Description of the two cohorts – countries, centres, types of operations included etc
  • Headline findings from both studies
  • Introduce the general cohort under discussion for rest of the seminar – ie the 3200 right hemicolectomy/ileocaecal patients from 2015 audit and just the ileostomy reversals (1650ish) from the 2016 audit – [ie excluding the colostomy reversals because when stapled these are very different in terms of configuration and DEVICE etc to the rest of the cohort]
10:30- 10:40

Discuss different types of stapled anastomosis included in our studies

Sanjay Chaudhri (UK)

  • Stapling configurations
  • Sapical staple line with a linear cutting vs non-cutting stapler
  • Oversewing vs not of staple lines (and continuous vs interrupted etc)
10:40 - 10:50 Panel Discussion
10:50 - 11:00

Analyses – is failure due to training/patients/disease/devices and the new stratification stuff/machine learning

George Gkoutos (UK)

11:00 - 11:10 Panel Discussion
11:10 - 11:15

Commentary – how can we reduce failure

Dion Morton (UK)

11:15 Close
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