2012 Refresher Course Day

The 2012 Refresher Course Day and Faculty Dinner was held on May 11 at the Parmelia Hilton in Perth, in conjunction with the ANZCA Annual Scientific Meeting.

Dr Daniel Bennett (USA) attended as the FPM ASM Visitor and Professor Henrik Kehlet (Denmark) as the Western Australia Visitor for 2012.

 

Measuring Outcomes in Pain Medicine

 

 

SESSION 1: PLENARY: WHAT OUTCOMES ARE IMPORTANT? IT DEPENDS WHO YOU ASK.

 

08.30-09.00 Professor Alan Merry

The importance of outcome measurement in quality and safety of care

Abstract / Presentation

09.00-09.30 Dr Victor Cheng

The importance of outcome measurement from from a funding perspective

Abstract / Presentation

09.30-10.00 Dr Coralie Wales

The importance of outcomes from a consumer perspective

Abstract / Presentation

SESSION 2: HOW SHOULD WE MEASURE OUTCOMES?

 

10.30-11.00 Professor Henrik Kehlet

Outcome measurement methodology

Abstract

11.00-11.30 Dr Carolyn Arnold, Dr Chris Hayes

A bi-national approach to outcome measurement - a common dataset

Abstract / Presentation

11.30-12.00 Dr Stephanie Davies

Setting up an outcome measurement database in your unit - some practical tips

Abstract / Presentation

SESSION 3: THE CONTEXT OF OUTCOME MEASUREMENT: 'DIFFERENT STROKES FOR DIFFERENT FOLKS'

 

13.30-14.00 Dr Matthew Crawford

Outcomes in palliative care

Abstract / Presentation

14.00-14.30 Ms Michelle Reynolds

Outcomes and workers' compensation

Abstract / Presentation

14.30-15.00 Dr Daniel Bennett

Outcomes in interventional pain medicine

Abstract / Presentation
SESSION 4: WRAPPING IT UP

 

15.30-16.00 Dr Damien Finniss

Placebo and outcomes measurement

Abstract / Presentation

 

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