Acute medicine - Newcastle

When and where

24 April 2018
Centre for Life
Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EP

Acute medicine - Newcastle

The Northern region's annual conference for consultant physicians and trainee doctors who participate in the acute medical take.

This popular conference will cover common clinical conditions which present particular challenges on the acute medical take. The interactive programme has been based on feedback from past conferences to ensure it meets the needs of delegates.


This year's programme will include:

  • innovative approaches to the acute admissions tsunami
  • stroke in the emergency department
  • The Mental Capacity Act and deprivation of liberty on AMU
  • acute psychiatry on AMU
  • delirium in the acute setting
  • managing medical problems in the pregnant patient
  • interpreting radiology on AMU and which tests to request
  • acute oncological emergencies - immunology
  • variceal and non-variceal bleeding.