DAS 2001 Oxford 22-23 November 2001

The 2001 DAS annual meeting took place in the historic heart of Oxford at the Victorian Town hall and was an excellent opportunity to update knowledge and skills, while enjoying a winter break in Britain's oldest university city.

Plenary Sessions:

  • Management of airway obstruction in adults and children
  • Pre-assessment clinics for difficult airway patients
  • Extubating the difficult airway
  • Management if the unstable cervical spine
  • Controversies in rapid sequence induction

Visiting Speakers: Professor A Brown, Michigan; Professor R Cooper, Toronto; Professor A Ovassapian, Chicago; Dr D Levy, Nottingham; Dr N Morton, Glasgow

Workshops: Basic Fiberoptic skills; Advanced Fiberoptic skills; Transtracheal access; ILMA/LMA techniques