Hemostasis and Thrombosis
18th Annual NATA Symposium
The 18th Annual NATA Symposium on Patient Blood Management, Haemostasis and Thrombosis, which took place in Florence on April 20-21 was a great success, with close to 600 participants from over 45 countries.
Get a glimpse of this great educational meeting in this short video clip.
The 19th Annual NATA Symposium will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, on April 12-13, 2018.
The deadline for abstract submission is December 20, 2017. More information will be posted here shortly.
Focused Update: European Society of Anesthesiology Guidelines on the Management of Severe Perioperative Bleeding
European Society of Anesthesiology (ESA) guidelines on the management of severe perioperative bleeding (POB) were published recently.
In a Nataonline Focused Update, Prof. Kozek-Langenecker, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Evangelical Hospital Vienna, Vienna, Austria, and first author of the article published in the European Journal of Anaesthesiology, provides an overview of the recommendations.
The basis of clinical questions covered in the ESA guidelines is wide, she explains. POB management is not restricted to procoagulant strategies in overt POB but also includes patient optimization before, during and after bleeding. A web-app summarizing the key messages of the guidelines is available on the ESA website.
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