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29th Aug 2014

NCEPOD Report Launch and Call for Abstracts

National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD) is launching its report on lower limb amputation on Friday 14 November 2014.

If you have completed an audit based on an NCEPOD report and would like to share your results then NCEPOD would be delighted to hear from you. To submit an abstract please follow the guidelines below.
 NCEPOD LLA Abstract Details (517 KB)

The launch will focus on:

  • The pre-operative care of the patient including:
    • Clinical assessment, decision making, discharge planning and record keeping
    • The optimisation of comorbidities

  • Diabetes control
  • The peri-operative care of the patient including:
    • The pre-operative preparation of the patient
    • The scheduling of operations
    • The seniority of clinicians involved

  • The post operative care of the patient including:
    • Rehabilitation
    • Complications
    • Pain management
    • The facilities available across hospitals

Please complete the registration form below if you would like to attend.
 NCEPOD LLA Registration Form (583 KB)

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