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

Call for abstracts

Abstracts relevant to Geriatric Anaesthesia are invited for oral / poster presentations. Online submission will open around new year.

Prestigious Margaret Dodson prize is awarded to the best oral presentation. Prizes are also awarded each year to the winning poster presentations.

Abstract must not exceed 300 words.


Title, author, details, introduction, methods, results, either a table or photograph, discussion, references: Vancouver style



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)