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Home NIV Workshop

Home NIV Workshop

Date: 28th March 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 2:00 pm to 5:15 pm
Venue: TJ Danaraj Auditorium, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya Medical Centre
Registration fees: RM 50 (Money will be donated to Motor Neuron Disease (MND) Society)


Time HIGHTLIGHT Presenter
1400 Introduction of needs of Home Ventilation Team Dr. Shairil
1415 NIV: Principles and Indications Dr. Elliott
1430 Challenges in using NIV (Group works & Participants’ feedback) Dr. Loh
1500 NIV Titration, Hospital & Home settings Dr. Elliott
1530 OSA Management during NIV Dr. Elliott
1600 Q & A Session  
1615 Tea break  
  Hands-on Work Station:  
1630 NIV Desensitization & Adherence Management Dr.Loh &
1645 NIV with Volume Target (auto-Pressure Support with Volume assured) Dr.Fitri &
1700 OSA Management during NIV (Sleep events reporting & auto-EPAP) Dr. David
1715 Adjourn  

Key Speaker:
Dr. Mark Elliott, Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine at St James’s University Hospital, Leeds and the Senior Clinical Lecturer University of Leeds. He is the current president of British Thoracic Society and member of NIV guideline writing groups for the British Thoracic Society, the European Respiratory Society, and the American Thoracic Society. He is responsible for developing the home sleep and assisted ventilation services, for acute in-hospital NIV and weaning of patients with prolonged ventilator dependence at St James’s University Hospital. His research interests are in acute and chronic NIV and OSA.

Other speakers:
Dr. Loh Ee Chin, Consultant Palliative Medicine, UM
Dr. Mohd Fitry Bin Zainal Abidin, Clinical Specialist, and Lecturer, Department of Anaesthesia, UM
Dr. Shairil Rahayu Binti Ruslan, Clinical Specialist, and Lecturer, Department of Anaesthesia, UM
Dr. David Capelle, Clinical Specialist Palliative Care Unit, UMMC
* All speakers are volunteers.

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