WCA 2024

Understanding Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy

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Understanding Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy

Tuesday, March 5, 2024
11:45 - 12:45 GMT +8

The Octapharma symposium will discuss the relevance of shaping effective strategies for managing bleeding in trauma patients. A panel of recognized experts on this matter will explore diagnostic advancements, innovative therapies, and collaborative approaches, aiming to enhance patient outcomes in critical trauma care scenarios.

Symposium programme



Welcome and Introduction

Assoc. Prof. Chua Wei Chong (Singapore)

Decoding coagulopathy mechanisms

Prof. Dr. Jacques Duranteau (France)

Targeted therapies for TIC: Novel Haemostatic Approaches

Prof. Dr. Marc Maegele (Germany)

Singapore case study using factor concentrates

Assist. Prof. Dr. Louis Ng (Singapore)

Meet the speakers

Assoc. Prof. Chua Wei Chong

Chief and Senior Consultant, Department of Surgery at Woodlands Health, Singapore.

Prof. Dr. Jacques Duranteau

Chair of the department of anesthesia and intensive care, Bicêtre Hospital. President of Medical committee of University hospitals of Paris Saclay (Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Paris) Chairman of the Research Committee of ESICM, France.

Prof. Dr. Marc Maegele

Department of Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery Cologne-Merheim Medical Center (CMMC) Institute for Research in Operative Medicine (IFOM) Head Experimental/Clinical Research Unit University Witten-Herdecke (UW/H). Germany.

Assist. Prof. Dr. Louis Ng

Director of the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) and leads the Special Blood Services (SBS) in Changi General Hospital Operating Theatre. He also chairs the hospital’s Blood Transfusion Committee , Singapore.

Available on-demand on Science Hub

Can’t join us in Singapore? Watch the symposium on-demand on Science Hub, exclusively for healthcare professionals.