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BCCA NURSES PROGRAMME

14th November 2018

Organiser:

Helen Walker, Team Lead for Cardiac Nurse Specialists

Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

Nursing aspects of care on the single ventricle pathway incorporating innovation and technology

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DAY ONE: Wednesday 14th November – Drum Lecture Theatre B

08:45 – 09:00  Welcome & Introduction

Session 1: Challenges for children and young people with single ventricle physiology

Chairs: Helen Walker and Denise Moran

09:00 – 09:30  Single ventricle home monitoring: reducing interstage mortality – Marie Murphy & Vicky Hughes

09:30 – 10:00  Play as preparation for the Fontan operation – Lorna O’Brien

10:00 – 10:30  Challenges of young people with a single ventricle circulation – Amanda Haworth, Pat Coyle & Jessica Hart

10:30 – 11:00  REFRESHMENTS, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

Session 2: Parental perspectives                  

Chairs: Jayne Peters and Pat Coyle

11:00 – 11:30  Feeding challenges in infants with CHD – Lynne Latten

11:30 – 12:00  Children with Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Defects: Considering the Parent Experience – Dr Emma Twigg

12:00 – 12:30 Navigating risk and uncertainty in congenital cardiac surgery – Dr Robyn Lotto

12:30 – 13:30  LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

12:45 – 13:30  Admedus Sponsored Symposium

The symposium will look at the latest scientific evidence demonstrating the superior clinical advantages of ADAPT bio-engineered collagen scaffold for Congenital Heart Disease.   A focus on the importance of Acellularisation Vs Decelluarisation and clinical mid to long term applications, outcomes.   The future of shaping tissue technology to meet the needs of patients and surgeons will also be discussed.

Does tissue choice and shape matter?  (2 mins)  
Chair: Mr Caner Salih, Head of Services, Guys & St Thomas’ Hospital, London

1.) Why ADAPT® is superior – preclinical and clinical reports & recent outcomes of a large multicentre study using ADAPT treated bio scaffold tissue Cardiocel – A look at latest clinical scientific evidence assessing durability of Cardiocel. (Acellular Bovine pericardium using ADAPT technology)
– Prof Antonio Corno, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester
(20 mins)

2.) Experience of using ADAPT treated bio scaffold (Cardiocel) at Evelina Children’s Unit, London
Mr Caner Salih, Head of Services, Guys & St Thomas’ Hospital, London (20mins)

3.) Q&A (3 mins)

Session 3: Keeping our patients well

Chairs: Amanda Haworth and Naomi Warner

13:30 – 14:00  RSV prophylaxis: A Nurse Led Programme – Michelle McLaren

14:00 – 14:30  Utilising technology to improve anti-coagulation management – Gill McBurney        

14:30 – 15:00  Feeding neonates after surgery – Rebecca Hill

15:00 – 15:30  REFRESHMENTS, EXHIBITION AND POSTERS

Session 4: Innovation in improving CHD care

Chairs: Gillian McBurney and Kerry Watson

15:30 – 16:15   Team up: Interactive patient care platform – Dr Gordon Gladman

16:15 – 16:45  Co-creating game changing Innovation – Sophie Johnson    

16:45 – 17:00  Questions and close – Helen Walker

17:30 – 18:30  BCCA Business meeting

19:30  Conference Dinner at ‘Camp & Furnace’