DAS 2000  Manchester 23rd & 24th November 2000

­Difficult Airway Society, Annual Scientific Meeting 2000, Manchester

Jointly organised by Manchester and Salford Hospitals.

Thursday 23rd November

Head & Neck ImagingDr I TurnbullManchester
Airway ReflexesDr J LangtonPlymouth
Development of the intubating fibrescopeMs S BerryKeymed
Transtracheal Jet VentilationDr C FrerkNorthampton
Difficult airway management in childrenDr R WalkerManchester
Difficult airway management in neonatesDr S GreenhoughManchester
Difficult airway management in obstetricsDr T StrangPerth
Difficult airway clinic US StyleDr A BrownMichigan

Friday 24th November

British guidelines for the difficult airwayDr A PearceLondon
European guidelines for the difficult airwayProf M LippMainz
Fiberoptic intubation in trauma patientsProf M Lipp  Mainz 
Abstract presentation and publishingDr M PopatOxford
Free Papers  
The Physics of lasers relevant to anaesthesiaMr B BinghamGlasgow
Anaesthesia for laser surgery in childrenDr T HowellManchester
Anaesthesia for sub-glotticlaser surgeryDr I ConacherNewcastle