13 / 13th EFLM CONTINUOUS POSTGRADUATE COURSE IN CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE


New Trends in Diagnosis and Management using POC Instruments

19 – 20 October 2013   print this page

Course directors:

Elizabeta Topić, Croatia Society of Medical Biochemists, Croatia
Sverre Sandberg, Noklus, Norway
Evgenija Homšak, Slovenian Association of Clinical Chemistry, Slovenia


Course description:

This advanced course comprises plenary lectures presenting the utmost knowledge related to POC and offer interactive discussion to enable the exchange of ideas.

Course page

http://www.dubrovnik-course.org/


Work Schedule:

Saturday, 19 October, 2013

09:00 – 9:10 Introduction

Elizabeta Topić

Session 1

Chair: Sverre Sandberg

09:10 – 09:40 The role of POCT in modern medicine

Sverre Sandberg

09:40 – 10:10 POCT net in hospital

Dunja Rogić

10:10 – 10:40

POCT in Critical care units in the hospital

Robbert Slingerland

10:40 – 11:10 Coffee Break

Session 2

Chair: Dunja Rogic

11:10 – 11:40 External quality control of POC instruments

Sverre Sandberg

11:40 – 12:10 QC net in hospital's POCT

Marija Prezelj

12:10 – 12:40 Quality indicators of POCT

Ivana Barsic

12:40 – 13:10 Poster walk

Lunch 13:10 – 14:00

Session 3

Chair: Steve Kitchen

14:00 – 14:30 POCT in Celliac diseases

Jernej Dolinšek

14:30 – 15:00 POCT coagullation

Steve Kitchen

15:00 – 15:30 POCT Blood gases

Ivo Casagranda

15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

Session 4

Chair: Maksimiljan Gorenjak

16:00 – 16:30 POCT cardiac markers

Mario Plebani

16:30 - 17:00 POCT urine drug-of-abuse

Maksimiljan Gorenjak

17:00 - 18:00 Poster oral presentation

Sunday, 20 October, 2013

Session 5

Chair: Mario Plebani

09:00 – 09:30 POCT in diagnosing and monitoring of DM

Sverre Sandberg

09:30 – 10:00 Self monitoring by POCT

Robbert Slingerland

10:00 – 10:30 Pre-and post analytical errors in POCT: value of POCT

Mario Plebani

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

Session 6

Chair: Gunnar Nordin

11:00 – 11:30 Evaluationand Selection of POCT devices

Gunnar Nordin

11:30 - 12:00 Benefits and disadvantages of POCT

Elizabeta Topić

12:00 - 12:30 Poster award