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SCTS Annual Meeting 2021

Virtual Online Meeting


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