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07:00 - 07:15
Introduction ESRA President: Alain Delbos - Chair e-ESRA: Luc Mercadal
07:15 - 08:15
HAND SURGERY
Presenter: Morne Wolmarans, UK
Introduction
Morné WOLMARANS, United Kingdom
Hand innervation :
John MC DONNELL, Ireland
Which block for carpal tunnel
Laurent DELAUNAY, France
Hand surgery and anticoagulant :
Thomas VOLK, Germany
Indication of distal blocks
Dan Sebastian DIRZU, Romania
Discussion
08:30 - 09:30
WHICH BLOCK FOR TKA ?
Presenter: Paul Kessler, Germany
Introduction
Paul KESSLER, Germany
Proximal Blocks: Femoral - Obturator - Sciatic
Alain DELBOS, (France)
Distal Blocks: ACB + IPACK
Thomas F. BENDTSEN, Denmark
Discussion
09:45 - 10:30
Innovations in Regional Anesthesia and its impact on safety, efficiency & learning
Chairman: Eric Albrecht (Switzerland)
Onvision® – First studies and clinical insights - Introduction
Onvision® – First studies and clinical insights
Axel SAUTER, Norway
Onvision® – First studies and clinical insights
Paul KESSLER, Germany
Onvision® – First studies and clinical insights
Andrea SAPORITO, Switzerland
Onvision® – First studies and clinical insights - Conclusion
Ampres 2% – New short-acting local anesthtics for ambulatory surgery
Paul KESSLER, Germany
Andrea SAPORITO, Switzerland
Axel SAUTER, Norway
10:45 - 11:45
REGIONAL ANAESTHESIA FOR SHOULDER SURGERY
Presenter: Eric Albrecht, Switzerland
Introduction
Eric ALBRECHT, Switzerland
Interscalene to supraclaclavicular nerve Block
Clara LOBO, Portugal
Supra scapular and axillary nerve blocks
Morné WOLMARANS, United Kingdom
12:00 - 13:00
POCUS
Presenter: Thomas Bendtsen, Denmark
Introduction
Thomas F. BENDTSEN, Denmark
Gastric assessment : indication
Kariem EL-BOGHDADLY, UK
Diaphragmatic course
Eric ALBRECHT, Switzerland
Discussion
13:15 - 14:00
Lidocaine: back to the Future
Chairman: Professor Xavier Capdevila
Old drugs for new blocks
Xavier CAPDEVILA, France
Lidocaine for WALANT
Olivier CHOQUET, France
No future without the safety basics
Marc VAN DE VELDE, Belgium
Discussion
14:15 - 15:00
Local anaesthetics : Doses and concentrations
Chairman: Alain Delbos (France)
Introduction
Alain DELBOS, (France)
For peripheral nerve blocks
Axel MAURICE SZAMBURSKI, France
Procedural pain : Is there a role for lidocaine local analgesia
Marc BEAUSSIER, France
Discussion
15:15 - 16:15
RA for CAROTID SURGERY
Presenter: Geert-Jan Van Geffen, Netherlands
GA versus RA
Eleni MOKA, Greece
How to perform RA for carotid surgery
Sébastien BLOC, France
Discussion
16:30 - 17:30
Prospect
Presenter: Marc Van de Velde, Belgium
Introduction
Marc VAN DE VELDE, Belgium
Spinal surgery
Hélène BELOEIL, France
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Girish JOSHI, USA
Total hip replacement
Narinder RAWAL, Sweden
Open colorectal surgery
Patricia LAVAND’HOMME, Belgium
17:30 - 17:45
Introduction ESRA President: Alain Delbos - ASRA President: Eugene Viscusi
ASRA and ESRA leadership
Alain DELBOS, (France)
Samer NAROUZE, US
David PROVENZANO
Eugene VISCUSI
Thomas VOLK, Germany
17:45 - 18:45
Bridge Over Troubled Waters...
Moderator : Jaime Baratta
The Effect of Pandemic on Physician Wellness
Maya JALBOUT HASTIE
Improving Physician Wellness at Your Institution
Jody LENG
The Evolution of Physician Burnout
Meera GONZALEZ
The Value of Mindfulness Training for Physicians
Aleeze MOSS
Discussion
19:00 - 20:00
Controversies in Acute Pain Management
Moderator : Jaime Baratta
It's not Just the Opioid: Risk of Concomitant Drugs in Pain Management
Richard DART
Buprenorphine in the Perioperative Period
Chad BRUMMETT
Cannabinoids in Acute Pain Management
Tim FURNISH
Opioid Free Anesthesia: Has the Pendulum Swung too Far?
Tj GAN
Discussion
20:15 - 21:15
Are Fascial Plane Blocks the New Gold Standard for Analgesia in Major Abdominal Surgery?
Moderator : Nabil Elkassabany
Introduction
Nabil ELKASSABANY
I Want an Epidural for My Major Laparotomy Patients because...
Ki-Jinn CHIN
No way! Are you willing to deal with XYZ?
Nadia HERNANDEZ
Not Only That, You Can Also Do the 1,2,3, 4, 5, 6 Blocks
Jeff GADSDEN
What evidence are you two citing to support this? The evidence for epidural is abundant.
Anahi PERLAS
Discussion
21:30 - 22:30
What Have We Learned from COVID-19?
Moderator : Nabil Elkassabany
Introduction
Nabil ELKASSABANY
Pain Management in the Pandemic Era (Regional Anesthesia and Chronic Pain Guidance from ASRA and ESRA)
Jennifer NOERENBERG
Role of POCUS in the COVID-19 Pandemic
Stephen HASKINS
Coping Mechanisms for Stress and Anxiety
Amy VINSON
How Does COVID-19 Affect my Practice?
Gary SCHWARTZ
Discussion
22:45 - 23:30
Non-CME Ancillary Industry Symposium 1
Sponsored by Baudax
Tj GAN
23:45 - 00:30
Non-CME Ancillary Industry Symposium 3
Sponsored by Heron Therapeutics
00:45 - 01:45
Safety in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine
Moderators : Jaime Baratta and Nabil Elkassabany
Introduction
Jaime BARATTA
Nabil ELKASSABANY
Checklists Are the Holy Grail to Prevent Wrong-sided Block Procedures
Danielle LUDWIN
Too Close for Comfort: What Did We Learn from Functional Anatomy of the Nerves
Olga NIN
Did Ultrasound Fulfill Its Safety Promise: Tales from LAST and Nerve Injury
Steven OREBAUGH
What Did We Learn about Complication from the PRAN?
Santhanam SURESH
Discussion
02:00 - 03:00
Top 5 Articles in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (RAPM) from the Last Year RAPM Editor in Chief Brian Sites
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Brian SITES
07:00 - 07:15
Introduction ESRA President: Alain Delbos - Chair e-ESRA: Luc Mercadal
07:15 - 08:15
HOW TO AVOID HYPOTENSION IN SPINAL ANESTHESIA FOR CS?
Presenter: Xavier CAPDEVILA, France
Introduction
Xavier CAPDEVILA, France
‘Low dose’ versus ‘high dose’ spinal
Barbara BREEBAART, Belgium
Phenylephrine or ephedrine
Marc VAN DE VELDE, Belgium
Low dose Norepinephrine
Frederic MERCIER, France
The role of fluid in the prevention and management of spinal hypotension
Michael HEESEN, Germany
08:30 - 09:30
CS ANAESTHESIA
Presenter: Nuala Lucas, UK
Introduction
Nuala LUCAS, UK
Spinal anaesthesia for CS
Frederic MERCIER, France
Anaesthesia for emergency CS – regional
Gary STOCKS, UK
Anaesthesia for emergency CS – general
Marc VAN DE VELDE, Belgium
Post CS analgesia
Eva ROOFTHOOFT, Belgium
09:45 - 10:30
Inspired engineering for enhanced PNB visualisation
Presenter : Boris Kalweit
Enhance the use of Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Dan BENHAMOU, France
Current challenges on cPNB, Echogenicity of catheter, migration of catheter
Bo GOTTSCHAU, Denmark
10:45 - 11:45
POST-DURAL PUNCTURE HEADACHE
Presenter: Thomas Volk, Germany
Introduction
Thomas VOLK, Germany
Diagnosis & conservative management
Nuala LUCAS, UK
Blood patch
Luc SERMEUS, Belgium
What cerebral imagery ?
Dan BENHAMOU, France
New treatments on the horizon
Gary STOCKS, UK
12:00 - 13:00
PERINEURAL CATHETERS
Presenter: Patrick Narchi, France
Introduction
Patrick NARCHI, France
When to use - what situations?
Enrico BARBARA, Italy
Local Anaesthetics: Volume, concentration and infusion strategies
Pia JAEGER, Denmark
Maximising safety with perineural catheters
José AGUIRRE, Switzerland
Tips for maximal success
Paul KESSLER, Germany
13:15 - 14:00
Treatment of preoperative anemia in 2020 : Key criteria for Patient Blood Management (PBM) and Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)
Chairman : Pr Dan BENHAMOU
Introduction
Dan BENHAMOU, France
PBM : Pearls for clinical practice
Fabrice FERRÉ, France
Enhanced recovery after major orthopedic surgery
Sébastien BLOC
15:15 - 16:15
ABDOMINAL WALL BLOCKS
Presenter: Thorsten Steinfeld
Introduction
Thorsten STEINFELDT, Germany
Tap block
John MC DONNELL, Ireland
QL Block
Jens BØRGLUM, Denmark
Rectus sheath
Claude ECOFFEY, France
Ilio inguinal and ilio hypogastric nerve blocks
Thomas F. BENDTSEN, Denmark
16:30 - 17:30
MOST IMPORTANT PAPERS IN RA: 2019 to 2020
Presenter: Philippe Gautier, Belgium
Introduction
Philippe GAUTIER, Belgium
POCUS
Jan BOUBLIK, US
RA for limb surgery
Louise MORAN, Ireland
RA for abdominal surgery
Steve COPPENS, Belgium
17:30 - 17:45
Introduction ESRA President: Alain Delbos - ASRA President: Eugene Viscusi
ASRA and ESRA leadership
Alain DELBOS, (France)
Samer NAROUZE, US
David PROVENZANO
Eugene VISCUSI
Thomas VOLK, Germany
17:45 - 18:45
Alcohol and Chronic Pain
Moderator : Andrea Nicol
Introduction
Andrea NICOL
Why Is Alcohol Use So Common in Chronic Pain Patients: A Basic Science Perspective?
Scott EDWARDS
PTSD, Chronic Pain, and Alcohol Use
Mitchell COHEN
The Clinical Importance of Concomitant Alcohol and Opioid Use
Andrea FURLAN
How to Approach the Patient with Alcohol Use Disorder in the Chronic Pain Clinic
Andrea FURLAN
19:00 - 20:00
Postsurgical Pain Syndromes: From Prevention to Treatment
Moderator : Andrea Nicol
Introduction
Andrea NICOL
The Influence of Central Nervous System in the Development of Postsurgical Pain
Dan CLAUW
Psychological and Physiologic Factors That Influence Postsurgical Pain
Kristin SCHREIBER
Pediatric and Adolescent Postsurgical Pain: Implications Across the Lifespan
Karen BORETSKY
Potential Mitigation of Postsurgical Pain: Is It Possible to "Prevent"
Eric SCHWENK
20:15 - 21:15
Headaches and Migraines: Current and Emerging Treatment Modalities
Moderator : Magda Anitescu
Pharmacologic Agents in the Treatment of Headaches and Migraines
Lynn KOHAN
Neuromodulation: Magnetic Stimulation and Other Medical Devices for the Treatment of Headache
Dahlia ELMOFTY
Facial Asymmetry, Pain, and Sympathetic Changes: Muscle Relaxation Is Not the Treatment Intended
Shalini SHAH
The Future in Headache Treatments
Samer NAROUZE, US
21:30 - 22:30
Back Pain in 2020: Updates in the Treatment of Spinal Stenosis and Beyond
Moderator : Magda Anitescu
Introduction
Spinal Stenosis: Signs and Symptoms, Pathophysiology, and Natural History
David PROVENZANO
Available Treatments: Epidurals, Direct and Indirect Nonsurgical Spine Decompression, and Emerging Techniques
Tolga SUVAR
Surgical Options in Spinal Stenosis: Why, When, and How Invasive
Julie PILITSIS
Multisocietal Consensus on Radiofrequency Ablation for the Treatment of Back Pain
Max ECKMANN
22:45 - 23:30
Break
23:45 - 00:30
Break
00:45 - 01:45
In Each Other's Shoes: A Multidisciplinary Perspective on a Common Pain Topic: Major Joint Pain
Moderator : Magda Anitescu
Introduction
Block, Burn, Freeze, That is NOT All: A Journey From Diagnosis to Treatment Outcomes in Major Joint Pain
David WALEGA
Move It, Use It, or You Lose it: Rehabilitation Is Essential in Improving Overall Function in Major Joint Pain
Ameet NAGPAL
Major Joint Chronic Pain: Talk About It, Analyze It, and Cope with It
Mohamed ISSA
Persistent Postoperative Pain in Total Joint Replacements—Why, When and How Long: Journey Through Persistent Postoperative Pain States
Hesham ELSHARKAWY
02:00 - 03:00
Top 5 Articles in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (RAPM) from the Last Year RAPM Editor in Chief Brian Sites
Top 5 Articles in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (RAPM) from the Last Year RAPM Editor in Chief Brian Sites
07:00 - 07:15
Introduction ESRA President: Alain Delbos - Chair e-ESRA: Luc Mercadal
07:15 - 08:15
ANALGESIA FOR HIP FRACTURE
Presenter: Eleni Moka, Greece
PENG block
Philippe GAUTIER, Belgium
Quadratus lumborum block
Axel SAUTER, Norway
Erector spinae plane block
Julien RAFT, France
Fascia iliaca compartment block with an anterior approach
Kris VERMEYLEN, Belgium
08:30 - 09:30
PERI OPERATIVE CARE FOR TKA
Presenter: Jose Aguirre, Switzerland
ERAS for TKA
Morné WOLMARANS, United Kingdom
Walking or pain free at D0
Sébastien BLOC, France
Ambulatory surgery for TKA
Laurent DELAUNAY, France
Anticoagulant & RA
Thomas VOLK, Germany
09:45 - 10:30
10:45 - 11:45
OPHTHALMIC ANAESTHESIA
Presenter: Axel Sauter, Norway
Introduction
Axel SAUTER, Norway
Why the sub-Tenon‘s block is a valid alternative in most cases
Keith ALLMAN, UK
Why we should finally leave sharp needle blocks behind
Tom EKE, UK
How ocular ultrasound helps in ophthalmic regional anaesthesia
Lucie BEYLACQ, France
How safe blocks improve anaesthesia at both extremes of age
Friedrich LERSCH, Switzerland
12:00 - 13:00
ANALGESIA FOR MAJOR ABDOMINAL SURGERY
Presenter: Yavuz Gurkan, Turkey
Introduction
Epidural or spinal
Steve COPPENS, Belgium
IV lidocaine
Marc BEAUSSIER, France
Infiltration or abdominal wall blocks
Rafael BLANCO, UAE
Spinal adjuvants
Dan Sebastian DIRZU, Romania
13:15 - 14:00
Dialogue: Breaking the cycle of pain with local interventions?
Presenter: Professor Ralf Baron, Germany
Introduction
The role of a local intervention with high concentration capsaicin patch in post-surgical neuropathic pain management.
Professor Burkhard GUSTORFF, Austria
Degenerative Disk Disease: Another target for localised treatment?
Professor Hans-Jörg MEISEL, Germany
14:15 - 15:00
Creating Safe Connections in Regional Anaesthesia
Presenter: Dan Benhamou, France – Stephen Church, UK
A Literature Review: Data to support the frequency & impact of misconnections
Stephen CHURCH
ISO 80369-6 (NRFit™): What is it, how did it evolve and what are the implications for regional anaesthesia?
Dan BENHAMOU, France
15:15 - 16:15
ESP BLOCKS IN 2020
Presenter: Clara Lobo, Portugal
Introduction
Anatomy
Paul KESSLER, Germany
ESP thoracic surgery
Kariem EL-BOGHDADLY, UK
ESP spine surgery
Luis VALDES, Spain
ESP breast surgery
Julien RAFT, France
16:30 - 17:30
FACIAL AND CRANIAL PAIN: RESPONSIBLE NERVES AND TREATMENTS
Presenter: Manfred Greher Austria
Glossopharyngeal nerve
Manfred GREHER, Austria
Nerves of the cervical plexus
Samer NAROUZE, US
Trigeminal nerve
Samer NAROUZE, US
Greater occipital nerve
Urs EICHENBERGER, Switzerland
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