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Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland conference 2017

Ass of Surg of GB and Ireland Conf

9 June 2017

Ben Byrne attended the Association of Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland conference in Glasgow on May 3 -5 2017.  The conference theme was 'Safer Surgery' and included some inspiring talks, including a keynote lecture from Mark Gallagher on lessons in teamwork from Formula One.  In one of the plenary sessions, Ben presented research on behalf of the University of Bristol, the Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons and the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit, examining the current management and outcomes of patients undergoing surgery for perforated peptic ulcer disease.