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
More about this event
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
Please email Seema Alexander with any queries.