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November 19th 2011 - Antwerp, Belgique
Morning sessions :
Give Fluids ? Make it Choice, not Chance (Part 1)
Chair: Rainer Gatz and Peter Rogiers
Introduction and basic concepts of fluid therapy
Niels Van Regenmortel
Stewart says : saline sucks! The trouble with
hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis
The clash of the titans: crystalloids versus
Some colloids are more equal than others: does
our choice matter?
Give Fluids? Make it Choice, not Chance (Part 2)
Chair: Eric Hoste and Philippe Jorens
The hypertonics : lessons from massive fluid
administration for small volume therapy
Hero or has-been: is there still a place for
Pushing the boundaries: what's beyond the final
Afternoon sessions :
Give Fluids? Avoid Floods (Part 1)
Chair: Julia Wendon and Alexander Wilmer
Fluid overload : poor cosmetics or bad
Assessment of fluid therapy: use the right tool
for the right job!
Perioperative fluid optimisation: from gut
feeling to closed loops?
Frank Starling revisited : the importance of
The search for the Holy Grall continues : is
there a place for lactate?
Give Fluids? Avoid Floods (Part 2)
Chair: Jean-Louis Vincent and Azriel Perel
Dry lungs are happy, but a dry liver is deadly:
how can dye-dilution help us?
Techniques for the future: continuity versus
Putting it into practice: an interactive
Closing remarks: wrap it up!