NCRI Future of Surgery workshop – “Selecting Patients for Surgery”

Wed 23 Nov 2016

Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3PE

Meeting provider: NCRI

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We welcomed surgical consultants, trainees, patients, and methodologists at this multidisciplinary NCRI/Royal College of Surgeons event, led by Ms Lynda Wyld. Participants discussed future surgical research priorities around patient selection for surgery.

Key topics included:

  • Frailty in cancer surgery: How can surgeons design and select tools for clinical application, and determine prevalence of frailty?
  • Algorithms to predict benefit and identify which patients will benefit from surgery
  • Decision support tools for patients

» Agenda – Selecting Patients for Surgery, 23 Nov 2016 (pdf)

» Flyer – Selecting Patients for Surgery (pdf)

» Speakers’ presentations (zip file)

» Future of Surgery Workshop 3 Report (pdf)

Please email Seema Alexander with any queries.


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