April 26 (Fri)

Plenary session

Date & Time 08:30-10:00 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. The working status of intensivists in Korea
  2. Challenges and opportunities in intensive care medicine in europe
  3. Current Status of intensive care medicine in the US

Sepsis 1

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Controversies in Antimicrobial Treatment for Sepsis
  2. Treatment of sepsis with vitamin C, thiamine and steroids
  3. Microcirculation in septic shock

Rapid response systems

Date & Time 15:40-17:10 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Using the bigdata-based prediction model for RRS
  2. Reimbursement scheme for RRS in South Korea
  3. Composition, hours, shapes, and forms of RRS : what works best?

Severe pneumonia

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Epidemiology and diagnosis 
  2. Effectiveness of procalcitonin driven treatment
  3. Steroids. what the guidelines tell us

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Basic science
  2. Epinephrine : use it or lose it?
  3. What is the target termperature?

Neurologic evaluation and monitoring in the ICU

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Precise prognostication after CA: amplitude integrated EEG
  2. Inside the Black-box: brain monitoring in the ICU
  3. Electrophysiolgical diagnosis in ICU acquired weakness

Issues and trends

Date & Time 15:40-17:10 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Antibiotics after aspiration
  2. Oxygen in criticall illness : friend or foe?

ECMO

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. ECPR ; who is the target population
  2. The current role in ARDS
  3. Preventing complications : limb ischemia, etc

Low volume resuscitation

Date & Time 15:40-17:10 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Low volume resuscitation
  2. in trauma
  3. in sepsis
  4. in ARDS

ICU rehabilitation

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 5
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Awareness and Management of Dysphagia
  2. Pre- and Post-Extubation Management
  3. The role of Rehabilitation Coordinator in ICU

Drug prescription in the ICU and the role of pharmacists

Date & Time 15:40-17:10 Venue Room 5
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Newly applied drug administration methods in ICU
  2. Medication use in ECMO
  3. Past, present, and future of ICU pharmacists

Neurotrauma

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 6
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Decompressive craniectomy in severe traumatic brain injury
  2. Hypothermia in TBI patients
  3. Medical management in traumatic brain injury

Research and ethics symposium

Date & Time 15:40-17:10 Venue Room 6
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. How to use statistics in medical journal
  2. Publication ethics in medical journal

April 27 (Sat)

Corticosteroids

Date & Time 8:30-10:00 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Diagnosis of critical illness-related corticosteroid insufficiency (CIRCI)
  2. RCTs of steroids in septic shock, from database to conclusions
  3. Steroids for ARDS : when, how much, and how long

End of life care (POLST)

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. End of life care in Korea : current status in adults
  2. End of life care in Korea : current status in children
  3. Q&A

Special Lecture

Date & Time 13:30-15:00 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Digital healthcare : what is happening outside the ICU?

Sepsis 2

Date & Time 1500-16:30 Venue Room 1
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Biomarker studies in sepsis
  2. The value of the new Sepsis-3 definition
  3. Extracorporeal blood purification for sepsis

Korea-Japan joint congress (Korean-Japanese translation)

Date & Time 8:30-10:00 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Disaster Triage
  2. Allocation of Resources and Securing Critical Care Capacity
  3. Mass Casualty: Earthquake, Tsunami 

Korea-Japan joint congress (Korean-Japanese translation)

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Biohazard Disaster of Outbreaks
  2. Surgical Perspective: The Coping Strategy of the Operating Room in Disaster
  3. Field Hospital in Disasters

Trauma

Date & Time 13:30-15:00 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Mechanical hemostasis for trauma patients
  2. Abdominal trauma management (except REBOA)
  3. Chest trauma

Coagulation in the critically ill

Date & Time 15:00-16:30 Venue Room 2
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. IVC filters : Are they effective?
  2. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation: now and future
  3. Drugs for hemostasis in trauma

High flow nasal cannula

Date & Time 8:30-10:00 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Basic physiology, optimal setting
  2. Role in weaning and post-extubation
  3. Use in acute respiratory failure

Artificial intelligence and machine learning : Hidden treasures?

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Introduction to AI and machine learning for the novice intensivist
  2. Artificial intelligence in medicine
  3. Artificial intelligence in critical care medicine

Nutrition

Date & Time 13:30-15:10 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. permissive underfeeding in critically ill patients
  2. Sarcopenia in critically ill patients
  3. Albumin: does it make a difference? prognostic marker?
  4. Vitamin therapy in critically ill patients

ARDS : A different perspective

Date & Time 15:10-16:40 Venue Room 3
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Electrical impedance tomography; New marker for lung protective strategy in ARDS ?
  2. Non-ECMO rescue therapies for ARDS
  3. NIV or HFNC for ARDS

A fresh look into traditional practices : Keep them or get rid of them?

Date & Time 8:30-10:00 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Nebulizers for mechanically ventilated patients: useful or useless?
  2. Constrast-induced Acute Kidney Injury
  3. Stress ulcer prophylaxis

Policy for Critical Care Nursing

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Issues and Challenges of the Nursing Workforce in ICUs
  2. Development of nursing fees related to Critical Care Nursing
  3. Policy Direction of Korean Association of Critical Care Nurses

Recent updates in CRRT

Date & Time 13:30-15:00 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. CRRT for the critically ill : when to start and the optimal dose
  2. CRRT discontinuation: timing and management
  3. Operating an effective CRRT team

Critical care in organ transplantation

Date & Time 15:00-16:30 Venue Room 4
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Practical issues of donor management for organ transplantation
  2. The transplant surgeon's prospective
  3. ECMO is ethically unacceptable for for donor management

Sedation and delirium

Date & Time 10:30-12:00 Venue Room 6
Chairs TBD
Speaker
  1. Inhaled sedation for intensive care unit patients – a future standard of care?
  2. Non-pharmacologic methods for delirium prevention
  3. Alcohol withdrawal syndrome