Hyderabad: On the occasion of World Trauma Day, SLG Hospitals has conducted a webinar in association with the Telangana Orthopaedic Surgeons Association (TOSA) on Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) on the 17th of October 2020. The webinar covered topics ranging from the history of ATLS, primary and secondary survey, new findings in the 10th edition of ATLS, airway management, chest and abdominal injuries, pelvic fractures, head and Spinal cord injuries, Urethral injuries, pregnancy traumas and massive blood transfusion.
The webinar was headed by D. Siv Rama Raju, MD & Chairman of SLG Hospitals. The organizing committee also included D. Soma Raju, ED, SLG Hospitals, Gayathri, Joint ED, SLG Hospitals, Dr. P. Sudheer Kumar, President of TOSA, Dr. B Vijay Bhaskar, Secretary of TOSA, Dr. Pradeep Panigrahi, Medical Director, Surgical Gastroenterologist, SLG Hospitals and Dr. Jagan Mohan Reddy. V, Senior Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgeon, SLG Hospitals.
The panelists consisted of Dr. T. Appireddy, Senior Consultant, HOD of Emmergency Medicine, SLG Hospitals, Dr.G.V.S Moorthy, Superintendent of Bhaskara Medical college, Dr. Y. Thimma Reddy, professor and HOD, Orthopaedics, OsmaniaGeneral Hospital, B. Nagender MS, Superintendent of Osmania General Hospital (OGH), professor of Surgery, Dr. Suhasini Tirumala, Head of Critical Care, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Ravinder Kumar, professor of Orthopaedics, Gandhi Medical College, Dr. Ashwin Kumar Singh, professor and HOD, Vijayanagar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bellary.
The Speakers were Dr. N. Srujan, Consultant, Critical Care, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Vivek Babu, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Srinivas Seripally,ConsultantUrologist ,SLG Hospitals, Dr. B. Chandrashekhar Reddy, Consultant OrthopaedicSurgeon, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Suvarna Rai, ConsultantOBG, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Jagan Mohan Reddy. V, Senior Consultant, Orthopaedic Surgeon, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Pradeep Panigrahi, Medical Director, Surgical Gastroenterologist, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Ragavendra H, Consultant Neurosurgeon, SLG Hospitals, Dr. Arun Murugan, Consultant ER Physician, SLG Hospitals.