Age Anaesthesia Association
27th Annual Scientific Meeting
Manchester, 14th-15th May 2015

Call for abstracts

Abstracts, relevant to perioperative care of the elderly, are invited, for oral and / or poster presentations.

Margaret Dodson prize will be awarded to the best oral presentation.

Please follow the instructions for abstracts submission provided here.

Abstract must not exceed 300 words.

Last Date for submission: 31st March 2015.

Results will be emailed to the corresponding authors, as well as posted here, after mid-April.

2014 winners:

Margaret Dodson (Oral presentation) prize:

  • Post-operative Delirium:Our Experience with the NuDESC Screening tool.
    J. Arad, P. Ross, A. Mctavish (North Manchester General Hospital)
  • Runner up : Neck Of Femur Fractures: To Transfuse Or Not To Transfuse?
    Donna Kelly, Daniel Dowen, Bruce Gibson (North Tyneside General Hospital)

Poster prizes:

  • Analgesia and the elderly: Improving departmental performance in delivery of fascia iliaca compartment blocks (FICB) for patients with fractured neck of femur.
    A Tabner, R Parish, R Holmes, E Smith (Royal Derby Hospital)
  • An Enhanced Hip Fracture Pathway.
    S Ponnambath, G Crosskey, A Photiou, R Bradley (University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust)