The Annual Northwest Vascular Meeting

Wednesday 17th October

Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel & Spa, Chorley Road, Standish, WN1 2XN



15.00 The Endovenous revolution:

1. EVLT - Prof M Baguneid
2. Radiofrequency ablation - R Salaman
3. Clarivein – S Hardy
4. Cyanoacrylate glue – S Dimitri

16.00 Vascular training & the new specialty status- A trainee's view (James Scurr)

16.15 The new specialty status: Q & A session with the President of the vascular society

16.40 Afternoon tea

17.00 NW vascular audit – Mr V Smith

17.20 Amputation audit – Dr F Jepson & Dr A Azer

18.00 Research papers - Chair: J Mosley


1. The influence of iliac limb engagement on secondary intervention following endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) – D F W Maclean (Royal Liverpool University Hospital)
2. Type 111b endoleak: The Unusual Suspect - Steve Jones
3. Severe angulation of the Proximal Abdominal Aortic Neck.  Single Centre experience of the Gore C3 Excluder Endovascular Graft – RO Calderwood and RK Fisher (Royal Liverpool University Hospital)
4. The value of surveillance of arterio-venous fistulas that are not in use at 24 weeks following formation – Joanne Todd (Arrowe Park Hospital)
5. Primary patency of Superficial Femoral Artery Stent – Mo Barkat (Countess of Chester Hospital)
6. The role of angiographic run off score as a tool to predict long term outcome following lower limb bypass surgery – Cadwallader R.A, George M, Ghosh J. (University Hospital of South Manchester)
7. Greater than ten year outcomes following endovascular aneurysm repair – L Tod (University Hospital of South Manchester)- L Tod, HJ Sevenoaks, R Ashleigh, J Ghosh (University Hospital of South Manchester NHS)
8. The outcome of supra-renal clamping on Renal Function in Juxta-renal AAA repair –Sangars B,  Jones C, Osman HY (Victoria Hospital Blackpool)
9. Early results for the use of NHS blood and transplant derived decellular dermis in the management of treatment resistant leg ulcers- N Greaves, M Baguneid, A Bayat (University Hospital of South Manchester NHS)

19.30 Guest lecture: Prof R Naylor- President of the vascular society

"How to interpret the conflicting guidelines on managing carotid disease"


20.00 Buffet Dinner- Announcement of the winning paper


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