Posters presented at the 2013 ALS Annual Scientific Meeting

Posterno1
A COMPARISON OF LENGTH OF HOSPITAL STAY BETWEEN OPEN APPENDICECTOMY
AND LAPAROSCOPIC APPENDICECTOMY – A LARGE RETROSPECTIVE STUDY
Authors: M E Gee, H Adams, S Jaunoo, T Roper, A Bajwa
Presenter: T Roper
Institution: Warwickshire Surgical Research Group, Coventry, UK

Posterno2
PELVIC SEPSIS FOLLOWING LAPAROSCOPIC APPENDICECTOMY VERSUS OPEN APPENDICECTOMY:
A RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF 648 CASES
Author(s): H Adams, M Gee, S Jaunoo, T Roper, A Bajwa
Presenter: T Roper
Institution: Warwickshire Surgical Research Group, Coventry, UK

Posterno3
BENEFITS OF INTRATHECAL ANAESTHESIA IN LAPAROSCOPIC COLORECTAL SURGERY:
A SINGLE CENTRE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY
Author(s): M Thornton1, N Robin1, D Vimalachandran1, N Campbell1, C Byrne2
Presenter: M Thornton
Institution: 1Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, Cheshire, UK, 2Warrington Hospital, Warrington, UK

Posterno4
TURN YOUR PHONE INTO A LAPAROSCOPIC TRAINER
Author(s): G van Boxel1, B van Duren2
Presenter: G van Boxel
Institution: 1Wycombe General Hospital, High Wycombe, UK, 2John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

Posterno5
PREOPERATIVE STAGING OF GASTRO-OESOPHAGEAL JUNCTION CANCER:
ROLE OF DIAGNOSTIC LAPAROSCOPY
Author(s): A Mirza, S Galloway, I Welch
Presenter: A Mirza
Institution: The University Hospital of South Manchester, Manchester, UK

Posterno6
TRUE DAY CASE RATE OF LAPAROSCOPIC INGUINAL HERNIA REPAIR AND A REVIEW OF FACTORS
CONTRIBUTING TO UNEXPECTED OVERNIGHT STAY
Author(s): A Solodkyy, Q Azeem, S Gergely, F DiFranco, A Harris
Presenter: A Solodkyy
Institution: Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Cambridgeshire, UK

Posterno7
DELAYED DISCHARGE AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC FUNDOPLICATION
Author(s): V Papathanasiou, A Tamhankar
Presenter: V Papathanasiou
Institution: Northern General Hospital / Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield, UK

Posterno8
EMERGENCY LAPAROSCOPIC COMMON BILE DUCT EXPLORATION AND PRIMARY CLOSURE:
A 10 YEAR REVIEW FROM A SINGLE DGH
Author(s): D Chan, P Jain, A Khalifa, R Hughes, A Baker
Presenter: D Chan
Institution: Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham, UK

Posterno9
INCISION-LESS REVERSAL OF HARTMANN’S
Author(s): M Gosselink, C Cunningham, I Lindsey, O Jones
Presenter: M Gosselink
Institution: Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK

Posterno10
LAPAROSCOPIC SKILLS, RIDING A BIKE OR LOSE WHAT YOU DO NOT USE?
Author(s): A Bouhelal, W Elbakbak, B Alaraimi, B Patel
Presenter: A Bouhelal
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK

Posterno11
LAPARO-ENDOSCOPIC SINGLE SITE SURGERY (LESS) EXPERIENCE IN A UK DISTRICT GENERAL
Author(s): K Sairam1,2, P Wozniak1,3, R Isworth1
Presenter: K Sairam
Institution: 1Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich, London, UK, 2Global Hospitals & Health City
Perumbakkam, Chennai, India, India, 3Airdale General Hospital, Yorkshire, UK

Posterno12
POST LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY PAIN
Author(s): H Ebied, M Shortri
Presenter: H Ebied
Institution: University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, UK

Posterno13
ACUTE CHOLECYSTITIS AND THE TIMING OF CHOLECYSTECTOMY.
EARLY VERSUS DELAYED LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY
Author(s): A Sleiwah, B Lovett
Presenter: A Sleiwah
Institution: Basildon & Thurrock University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Basildon, UK

Posterno14
HISTOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF CHOLECYSTECTOMY SPECIMENS. NINE YEARS OF CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
Author(s): M Elshaer, Y Yang, G Gravante, M Masood, H Ebdewi
Presenter: M Elshaer
Institution: Kettering General Hospital, Kettering, UK

Posterno15
SPLENIC LACERATION FOLLOWING ENDOSCOPIC RETROGRADE CHOLANGIOPANCREATOGRAPHY
Author(s): K To, E A Smo, N Dal, D Andrew
Presenter: K To
Institution: Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln, UK

Posterno16
DAY CASE LAPAROSCOPIC MANAGEMENT OF A SPONTANEOUS CHOLECYSTOCUTANEOUS
FISTULA; A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE
Author(s): P Thomson, G Moussa, S Maxwell, C Sellahewa
Presenter: P Thomson
Institution: Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, UK

Posterno17
OMENTAL INFARCTION FOLLOWING LAPAROSCOPIC COLORECTAL RESECTION –
JUST A MINOR COMPLICATION?
Author(s): S Badvie, A Prasad, M Marshall, J T Jenkins
Presenter: S Badvie
Institution: St Mark’s Hospital, London, UK

Posterno18
TECHNICAL SURGICAL SKILLS SELF-ASSESSMENT IS ACCURATE: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
Author(s): C Rizan1, J Ansell2, T Tilston1, N Warren2, J Torkington3
Presenter: C Rizan
Institution: 1Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK, 2Welsh Institute for Minimal Access
Therapy, Cardiff, UK, 3University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK

XX
TRAINING TOWARD A TARGET, A NECESSITY OR A LUXURY?
Author(s): A Bouhelal, W ElBakbak, B AlAraimi, B Patel
Presenter: A Bouhelal
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK

Posterno20
DOES CLINICAL EXPERIENCE AFFECT THE PERCEPTIBILITY OF SURGICAL SMOKE?
Author(s): C Rizan1, J Ansell2, P Wall4, K Cocks5, N Warren2, J Torkington3
Presenter: C Rizan
Institution: 1Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK, 2Welsh Institute for Minimal Access
Therapy, Cardiff, UK, 3University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK, 4Isca Healthcare Research,
Newport, UK, 5KCStats Consultancy, Leeds, UK

XX
COMPARISON OF SURGICAL OUTCOMES OF ROBOTIC VERSUS CONVENTIONAL
LAPAROSCOPIC PANCREATICODUODENECTOMY: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
Author(s): B Barzinjy, W Elbakbak, B Patel
Presenter: B Barzinjy
Institution: Barts Cancer Institutes, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK

Posterno22
LAPAROSCOPIC TRANSABDOMINAL PREPERITONEAL REPAIR OF SPIGELIAN HERNIA –
CLOSURE OF THE FASCIAL DEFECT IS NOT NECESSARY
Author(s): T Barnes, C McFaul, A Abdelrazeq
Presenter: T Barnes
Institution: Warrington & Halton Hospitals NHS Trust, Mersey Side, UK

Posterno23
GLOVE PORT SINGLE-INCISION LAPAROSCOPIC RIGHT HEMICOLECTOMY
Author(s): M Gosselink, S Adusumilli, I Lindsey, C Cunningham, O Jones
Presenter: M Gosselink
Institution: Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK

Posterno24
GLOVE PORT SINGLE-INCISION LEFT SIDED RESECTION FOR CANCER
Author(s): M Gosselink, S Adusumilli, C Cunningham, I Lindsey, O Jones
Presenter: M Gosselink
Institution: Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK

XX
DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW GLOBAL RATING SCALE FOR OBJECTIVELY ASSESSING
THE TEACHING OF SURGICAL TECHNICAL SKILLS
Author(s): A Kamel, B Patel, B Alaraimi, W Elbakbak, S-J Sarker
Presenter: A Kamel
Institution: Barts Cancer Institutes, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK

Posterno26
LAPAROSCOPIC TRAINING IN VIRTUAL REALITY: HAPTIC VS. NONE HAPTIC
Author(s): A Amina, S Badiani, B Alaraimi, W Elbakbak, B Patel
Presenter: A Amina
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute, Barts Cancer Institute, UK

Posterno27
SURGICAL OUTCOME DATA ON A CORE SURGICAL TRAINEES EXPERIENCE
OF LAPAROSCOPIC APPENDICECTOMY. THE FUTURE?
Author(s): B Rees
Presenter: B Rees
Institution: Nottingham University Hospitals, Nottingham, UK

Posterno28
ACUTE GASTRIC VOLVULUS – IS BORCHARDT’S TRIAD ENOUGH FOR DIAGNOSIS?
Author(s): G Nana, A Desai, B Soin
Presenter: G Nana
Institution: Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, UK

Posterno29
OESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA (OA) WITH OR WITHOUT TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA (TOF):
THORACOSCOPIC REPAIR (TR) VS OPEN REPAIR (OR): A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW (1999-2013)
Author(s): M Eltom, W Elbakbak, A Ahmed, B Patel
Presenter: M Eltom
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University London Barts and Royal London Hospital,
London, UK

Posterno30
ENDOSCOPIC ASSISTED PLACEMENT OF NASOGASTRIC TUBE – A STEP BY STEP APPROACH
Author(s): K Amir, M Wain, P Blackie, D Bridger, A Nisar
Presenter: K Amir
Institution: Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, Kent, UK

Posterno31
EFFICACY OF GASLESS ENDOSCOPY TO CRITICALLY ASSESS
THE HIATAL/WRAP COMPLEX IN POST FUNDOPLICATION PATIENTS
Author(s): K Amir, C Fenner, M Wain, T Adeshokan, A Nisar
Presenter: K Amir
Institution: Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, Kent, UK

Posterno32
AN EXTREME “RENDEZ-VOUS” TECHNIQUE TO RESTORE PROXIMAL UPPER GASTRO-INTESTINAL
CONTINUITY FOLLOWING INTERNAL HERNIATION AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC ROUX-EN-Y GASTRIC
BYPASS
Author(s): D Veeramootoo, G Muneke, G Vasilikostas, A Wan
Presenter: D Veeramootoo
Institution: St George’s Hospital, London, UK

Posterno33
THE EFFECT OF VARYING DOSES OF CAFFEINE ON LAPAROSCOPIC SKILL PERFORMANCE IN NOVICES
Author(s): V Quan1, B Alaraimi1, 2, W Elbakbak1, A Bouhelal1, B Patel1, 2
Presenter: V Quan
Institution: 1Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK,
2Academic Department of Upper GI Surgery, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, UK

Posterno34
OUTCOMES FROM AN ERAS-UK NATIONAL SOCIETY SURVEY OF ANALGESIA PRACTICE FOLLOWING
LAPAROSCOPIC COLORECTAL SURGERY WITHIN AN ENHANCED RECOVERY PROGRAMME
Author(s): J Foster1, F Carter2, N Francis1,2
Presenter: J Foster
Institution: 1Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Yeovil, UK, 2South West Surgical Training
Consorium, Yeovil, UK

Posterno35
LAPAROSCOPIC TME IN LARGE BUILD PATIENTS;
NEW APPROACH TO OPTIMISE PORT POSITION USING 3D CT-SCAN
Author(s): M Hashem, L MacDonald, M Rashid, J Addison, K Shalli
Presenter: M Hashem
Institution: Wishaw General Hospital, Wishaw, Lanarkshire, UK

Posterno36
LAPAROSCOPIC REPAIR OF ACUTE AND ELECTIVE CASES OF INTRATHORACIC STOMACH
INCLUDING VOLVULUS IN A DISTRICT GENERAL HOSPITAL OVER A 6-YEAR-PERIOD
Author(s): A Chung, J Maloney, A Ali
Presenter: A Chung
Institution: Ayr Hospital, Ayr, UK