Month: January 2017

Time: 1000-1200 Cost: AUD$80 Facilitated by: Margaret Allan (Nutritionist) & Anna Klusak (Pharmacist) This workshop is a discussion of the varied nutritional needs and digestive capacity of all ostomates post stomal surgery.   Stomal surgery can be a large and life-changing operation with...
  • January 24, 2017
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Colleen Mendes1 1 Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Rd Camperdown 2050, colleen.mendes@sswahs.nsw.gov.au   Aims Two case studies where NPWTi was used in the management and treatment of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence where debridement of a sloughy wound bed was required...
  • January 12, 2017
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The life-long question of why helping others is so challenging will be addressed. We will look at what effects of helping others has on health professionals and discuss both positive/negative Coping Mechanisms we utilise in our lives. We will also...
  • January 9, 2017
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Dr John Lumley MCCS, FRACS1 1 The Wesley Hospital   Laparoscopic surgery as the standard? There is growing use of laparoscopic surgery for rectal cancer in Australia over recent years, but without reliable evidence of its safety, efficacy and long-term effectiveness when...
  • January 3, 2017
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