Wednesday

3 July 2019

Time/Venue Event
08:30 – 09:30
Auditorium
Early rectal cancer: assessment and management

Chairs: Tamzin Cuming, Michael Davies

  • SPECC and PRESERVE – Francesco Di Fabio
  • TEMS and TAMIS – Christopher Cunningham
  • Past, present and future – John Monson
  • Trials and tribulations – Simon Bach
08:30 – 09:30
Liffey Hall 1
The Dukes’ Club Young Consultant Session

The Consultant Interview – Henry Ferguson, Jennie Grainger, Jim Tiernan, Nuha Yassin

09.30-10.30
Auditorium
Short Papers: Cancer

Chairs: Charles Bailey, Nick Battersby

  • O7 – The incidence of DVT amongst patients undergoing curative resection for colorectal cancer – an update – PA Rees
  • O8 – Quantitative faecal immunochemical testing (qFIT) is a valuable tool for the triage of symptomatic colorectal patients – MJ Thornton
  • O9 – Myoferlin as a novel biomarker of radiosensitivity in rectal cancer – H Fowler
  • O10 – The nuclear factor erythroid 2-like 2 (Nrf2) is a potential biomarker of radioresistance and novel pharmacological target in rectal cancer – VL Fretwell
  • O11 – Clinical Results of the First National Training Initiative for Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (TaTME) in the UK (on behalf of the TaTME UK National Training Programme Steering Group) – Nader Francis
  • O12 – Short term outcomes following laparoscopic versus open rectal cancer surgery post neoadjuvant radiotherapy – a propensity matched analysis from a South Asian tertiary care cancer centre – Short term outcomes following laparoscopic versus open rectal cancer surgery post neoadjuvant radiotherapy – a propensity matched analysis from a South Asian tertiary care cancer centre – SP Sasi

Full abstracts can be accessed via the ACPGBI 19 app

09.30-10.30
Liffey Hall 2
Short Papers: Benign disease

Chairs: Seamus Kelly, Victor Kung

  • O13 – Risk factors of delayed bleeding after hemorrhoidectomy with LigaSure devices – Ling-Chiao Song
  • O14 – Could Resection Length Predict the Likelihood of Recurrence in Patients who have undergone Primary Altemeier’s Procedure? – JY Fairbanks
  • O15 – Video-assisted anal fistula treatment (VAAFT) for complex anal fistula: a single-centre experience – D Selvakumar
  • O16 – Safety and efficacy of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to improve gastrointestinal recovery after surgery:    international, prospective cohort study – EuroSurg Collaborative
  • O17 – Four-fold increase in risk of incisional hernia with wound infection after emergency colorectal cancer surgery – Hasitha Balasuriya
  • O18 – Does Frailty in Older Patients Undergoing Emergency Laparotomy effect the level of care on Discharge: Results From The ELF Study – B Carter

Full abstracts can be accessed via the ACPGBI 19 app

09.30-10.30
Liffey Hall 1
Short Papers: Benign disease

Chairs: John Burke, Rachael Clifford

  • O19 – A systematic review of online resources to assist patient decision making in the management of faecal incontinence in adults – VK Proctor
  • O20 – Pelvic floor telephone triage clinic in a tertiary referral centre – L Ferrari
  • O21 – Diversion colitis: aetiology, diagnosis and treatment. A systematic review – Phil Tozer
  • O22 – Nationwide colectomy rates for ulcerative colitis in the modern era of inflammatory bowel disease management – Guy Worley
  • O23 – Inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer – differences in the characteristics, management and outcomes in England (2010-2016) – R J Birch
  • O24 – Negative pressure dressings (PICO) for stoma closure sites: a case controlled pilot study – E Sharma

Full abstracts can be accessed via the ACPGBI 19 app

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30
Auditorium
FIT: is it fit for purpose?

Chair: Graham Branagan, Tasadooq Hussain

Discussion

11:00 – 12:30
Liffey Hall 1
Tripartite 2020 Vision

Chairs and Panel: Austin Acheson, Deena Harji, Peter Rowbottom

Tripartite Promotional Video (introduced by Steven Brown) – 10 min

First Collaborations (6 min each)

  • Defining Low Anterior Resection Syndrome – Nicola Fearnhead, on behalf of LARS Collaborative
  • The PLATO project – Carly Bisset
  • DAMASCUS – Dale Vimalachandran
  • Robotics International – Simon Bach
  • The RETRO project – Tom Drake

Sales Pitches for New Collaborations (5 min each)

  • A Core Outcome Set for GI Recovery – Stephen Chapman
  • PAPooSE – a Patient-Led Tripartite Initiative – Sue Blackwell
  • PROPS Study on Pouch Function – Nicola Fearnhead, on behalf of Liliana Bordeianou
  • PROPHER Study on Parastomal Hernia Repair Outcomes – Sue Blackwell and Tom Pinkney
  • Update on Tripartite 2020 Vision Research Prioritisation – Matthew Lee

Panel Discussion (chairs and all presenters): Building International Collaborations with Patient Focus

12:30 – 13:00
Auditorium
The Dukes’ Club Annual Lecture

Chairs: Deena Harji, Brendan Moran

  • Training and being trained – Scott Steele
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30
Auditorium
Presentation of certificates and prizes

Presidential handover

14:30 – 16:00
Auditorium
The Failing Surgeon

Chairs: Mark Gudgeon, Jim Hill, Paul Skaife

  • Getting back to work – Angus Macdonald
  • Medical Defence: a disaster not waiting to happen – Peter McDonald
  • The failing surgeon: burnout and poor behaviour – John Monson

Panel discussion