Posters presented at the 2016 ALS Annual Scientific Meeting


P01 TEACHING LAPAROSCOPIC SURGICAL SKILLS TO MEDICAL STUDENTS THROUGH A HOMEBUILT SIMULATOR
Author(s): M Haley
Presenter: M Haley
Institution: Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Exeter, Devon, UK

P02 CONSENTING FOR LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY: A FULL AUDIT CYCLE
Author(s): P Dimitriadis, S Konstantinou
Presenter: P Dimitriadis
Institution: Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK 

P03 ALVARADO SCORE IN SUSPECTED ACUTE APPENDICITIS: A FULL-CYCLE AUDIT
Author(s): P Dimitriadis, E Evgeniou, B Soin
Presenter: P Dimitriadis
Institution: Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, UK 

P04 SEPTATE GALLBLADDER PRESENTING IN CHILDHOOD: A CASE REPORT WITH LITERATURE REVIEW
Author(s): G Lafaurie1, N Patel2
Presenter: G Lafaurie
Institution: 1Heart of England, Birmingham, UK, 2Walsall Manor Hospital, UK

P05 THE MANAGEMENT OF GALLSTONE PANCREATITIS AT A DISTRICT GENERAL HOSPITAL: TORBAY MODEL
Author(s): J Vatish, O Hatton, St Andrews, G Srinivas, N Johnson
Presenter: J Vatish
Institution: South Devon Health Care Foundation Trust, Torbay, UK 

P06 SHORT-TERM RESULTS OF LAPAROSCOPIC MAJOR LIVER RESECTION – EXPERIENCE FROM A SINGLE UK CENTRE
Author(s): R Marudanayagam, T Sibartie, R Sutcliffe
Presenter: R Marudanayagam
Institution: Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, UK 

P07 A NOVEL LAPAROSCOPIC APPROACH IN THE MANAGEMENT OF CAECAL PERFORATION SECONDARY TO CAECAL POLYPECTOMY WITH LITERATURE REVIEW
Author(s): N Merali, A Hussain
Presenter: N Merali
Institution: Princess Royal University Hospital, King's College Trust, London, UK

P08 RISK FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH HARTMANN'S POUCH STONES
Author(s): A Musbahi, A Mirza, A Nassar
Presenter: A Mirza
Institution: Department of General and Biliary Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, UK

P09 SAFETY OF LAPAROSCOPIC SUBTOTAL CHOLECYSTECTOMY IN THE DIFFICULT GALLBLADDER, A PROSPECTIVE AUDIT
Author(s): C Benzoni
Presenter: C Benzoni
Institution: NHS Fife, Kirkcaldy, UK 

P10 CHOLECYSTECTOMY IN OBESE PATIENTS: SAFE PROCEDURE, BUT LONGER STAYS
Author(s): A Hayward1, J Herron2, A Mitchell1, A Gupta1, A Gilliam1
Presenter: A Hayward
Institution: 1Darlington Memorial Hospital, Darlington, UK, 2University of Nottingham, UK

P11 READMISSIONS AFTER ELECTIVE PROCEDURE: ARE THE PENALTIES JUSTIFIED?
Author(s): J Hornsby, M Tabaqchali
Presenter: J Hornsby
Institution: University Hospital of North Tees, Stockton, UK

P12 IS MESH FIXATION NECESSARY DURING LAPAROSCOPIC TRANSABDOMINAL PREPERITONEAL (TAPP) HERNIA REPAIR? – A SURGEON’S 6 YEAR EXPERIENCE AND LITERATURE REVIEW
Author(s): L Massey, D May, I Finlay
Presenter: L Massey
Institution: Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK

P13 DOES WARMED HUMIDIFIED CARBON DIOXIDE IN LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY REDUCE POST-OPERATIVE PAIN, USAGE OF ANALGESIA AND HOSPITAL STAY? A SYSTEMIC REVIEW
Author(s): J Mutwiri1, B Alaraimi1,2, B Patel1,2
Presenter: J Mutwiri
Institution: 1Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK, 2Academic Department of Upper GI Surgery, Royal London Hospital, UK 

P14 THE REVOLVING DOOR: FACTORS AFFECTING LENGTH OF STAY AND RE-ADMISSION FOLLOWING EMERGENCY APPENDICECTOMY AT A LARGE DISTRICT GENERAL HOSPITAL
Author(s): P Chaichanavichkij2, R Walker2, S Mercer1
Presenter: P Chaichanavichkij
Institution: 1Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, UK, 2St. Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight, UK 

P15 THE SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF LAPAROSCOPIC DISTAL PANCREATECTOMY EARLY EXPERIENCE IN A TERTIARY HPB UNIT
Author(s): D Bartlett, D Mirza, J Isaac, P Muiesan, K Roberts, R Sutcliffe, R Marudanayagam
Presenter: D Bartlett
Institution: The Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

P16 REVISITING THE WORKS OF GEORG KELLING: PIONEER OF EARLY LAPAROSCOPY
Author(s): P Jones
Presenter: P Jones
Institution: Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK 

P17 DIAGNOSTIC LAPAROSCOPY IN ACUTE RIGHT ILIAC FOSSA (RIF) PAIN: TO TAKE THE APPENDIX OR TO LEAVE IT IN?
Author(s): A Sukha, H Packer, M Taylor, S Goodyear
Presenter: A Sukha
Institution Royal Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trusts, West Midlands, UK 

P18 IS ROUTINE GROUP AND SAVE INDICATED FOR DAY CASE LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY?
Author(s): P Thomson, J Ross, S Mukherjee, B Mohammadi
Presenter: P Thomson
Institution: University College Hospital, London, UK

P19 RISK FACTORS LEADING TO ANASTOMOTIC LEAKAGE AFTER LAPAROSCOPIC ANTERIOR RESECTION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW
Author(s): S Arshed, E Amiraslanov, B Patel, R Navaratnam
Presenter: S Arshed
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK 

P20 LAPAROSCOPIC SUBTOTAL CHOLECYSTECTOMY IS SAFE AND EFFECTIVE WHEN FACED WITH CHALLENGING ANATOMY
Author(s): N Malik, R Evans, A Khan
Presenter: N Malik
Institution: Mid-Staffordshire NHS Trust, Stafford, UK 

P21 TAILORED EXTRA-LEVATOR ABDOMINO-PERINEAL RESECTION FOR LOW RECTAL CANCER
Author(s): Z Oliphant, E Tudor, R Bamford, P Mackay, T Edwards
Presenter: Z Oliphant
Institution: Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, UK

P22 LAPAROSCOPIC SKILLS COURSE USING PORCINE BOWEL – AN EFFECTIVE TEACHING METHOD FOR LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY
Author(s): C El-Sayed, MJ Hwang, M Green, B Burnett, P McCullough
Presenter: C El-Sayed
Institution: University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, UK 

P23 LEARNING TOTAL EXTRAPERITONEAL GROIN HERNIA REPAIR AND ACHIEVING COMPETENCE
Author(s): H Souka
Presenter: H Souka
Institution: Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, UK 

P24 3-CYCLE AUDIT LOOP: RATIONALISING ROUTINE GROUP & SAVE REQUESTS FOR PATIENTS WITH RIGHT ILIAC FOSSA ABDOMINAL PAIN
Author(s): Z Oliphant, E Tudor, G Dovell, L Hunt
Presenter: Z Oliphant
Institution: Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, UK 

P25 LONG TERM OUTCOMES OF LAPAROSCOPIC VERSUS OPEN COLONIC RESECTIONS FOR DIVERTICULAR DISEASE IN ELECTIVE SETTING
Author(s): B Ip, J Ma, D Ziyaie
Presenter: B Ip
Institution: NHS Tayside, Dundee, UK 

P26 IS THE NEGATIVITY RATE OF LAPAROSCOPIC APPENDICECTOMIES ON THE INCREASE?
Author(s): A Sukha, H Packer, M Taylor, S Goodyear
Presenter: A Sukha
Institution: Royal Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trusts, West Midlands, UK 

P27 LAPAROSCOPIC NISSEN FUNDOPLICATION WITH MINIMAL MOBILIZATION AND WITHOUT CRURAL REPAIR IN PATIENTS WITHOUT HIATUS HERNIA
Author(s): H Khokhar, M Kazanowski, W Fahmy, B Meshkat, T Walsh
Presenter: H Khokhar
Institution: James Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland