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SCTS Annual Meeting 2021

Virtual Online Meeting

You can now watch the recorded talks from the SCTS Virtual Annual Meeting 2021

Click here to enter into the virtual platform.  You will need to enter you registration details to login. Then click on the interactive programme banner to browse through the talks. Enjoy! 


2021 Meeting Programme



Ronald Edwards Medal - best scientific oral presentation- Hardeep Aujla 
The Effect of Intravenous Sildenafil Citrate on Post Cardiac Surgery AKI: A Double Blinded, Randomised, Placebo-controlled, Clinical Trial

John Parker Medal - best clinical presentation- Lu Wang 
The North East Frailty Score (NEFS) -- A New Comprehensive Frailty Tool for Elective Cardiac Surgery Patients -- Results of the Pilot Study

Bob Bonser Aortic Surgery Prize- Arnaldo Dimagli 
Neuroprotective Strategies in Acute Aortic Dissection. An Analysis of the UK National Adult Cardiac Surgical Audit

Society Thoracic Medal - best thoracic presentation- Marcus Taylor
Can Measures of Systemic Inflammation Accurately Predict Short and Long-term Outcomes After Lung Cancer Resection?

BASO Prize- Andreas Gkikas 
Systematic Review of the Reported Outcomes in Invasive Management of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma: The COS-iMeso Initiative

Best Cardiac Surgical Movie- Charlotte Holmes 
Implantation Valve and Redo AVR 5 Years Following Transcather Aortic Valve Implantation

Best Thoracic Surgical Movie- Nicole Asemota 
Video Assisted Thoracoscopic, Parenchymal Sparing 'Rotational' Bronchoplasty for Managing Bronchial Carcinoid Tumour

Best Congenital Surgical Movie- Nabil Hussein 
Perfecting the Norwood Operation Using 3D-Printed Models

Best Cardiothoracic Forum Presentation- Maxine Read 
Introducing an Innovative Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy Service to a Regional Centre: The Experience of the Multi-disciplinary Team

Best Cardiothoracic Forum Poster - Libby Nolan 
Minimising Blood Transfusion in Cardiac Surgery

Best Cardiac Poster- Firas Aljanad- 
Are Rapid Deployment Valves a Good Alternative to Conventional Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Replacement?

Best Thoracic Poster-Michael Gooseman 
Training in VATS Lobectomy is not Dependent on Conventional Lobectomy Experience.

Patrick G. Magee Student Prize – best student oral presentation- Madhivanan Elango and Ria Patel
Gender Representation of Authors Accepted for Presentation at the 2020 SCTS AGM

Patrick G. Magee Student Prize - best student poster presentation- Sam Jenkins, Patrick Knowles, Norman Briffa
Portable Ultrasound of Jugular Venous Pressure Accurately Estimates Volaemic Status in Post-Cardiac Surgery Patients from the University of Sheffield and Sheffield teaching hospital

Trainee Video Operative Prize 2021

Cardiac – Samail Shahjahan – Direct Axillary Artery Cannulation

Thoracic – Nora Mayer – Thymectomy SVC Resection