WSACS - the Abdominal Compartment Society

9th WCACS Congress in Campinas, Brazil

Join us in Campinas for the 9th World Congress on Abdominal Compartment

- From May 29 - June 1st 2019.

- At Royal Palm Congress Centre.

Find details of the event here

WCACS2015 Ghent, May 28-30 - Early bird registration deadline March 1, 2015

Ghent, Belgium May 28-30, 2015

Early bird registration deadline March 1, 2015

Do you want to benefit from the discounted early bird registration for WCACS 2015? Register today!!

We would like to encourage you to come to Belgium and enjoy what will be one of the great meetings of 2015. There will be much for all.  There will be general sessions for those less experienced in abdominal physiology, cutting edge research for the experts, and all sessions and dialogue will allow attendees to understand the future directions of care in the diverse aspects of care of severe abdominal conditions in the critically ill.

The scientific program can be found on here.

We hope to see you in Ghent!

Warm regards

Jan De Waele
WSACS president and WCACS2015 Convener.

Meeting topics will include…

Contemporary intra-abdominal hypertension management
Treating Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (ACS) - when and how
Temporary abdominal closure - improving outcome
Inflammation and abdominal disease
Fluid resuscitation and monitoring
Abdominal wall reconstruction
Nutrition and the abdomen
Abdominal trauma - how to eradicate ACS
Diagnosis and management of abdominal infections
WSACS IAH and ACS Refresher Course
On Thursday morning WSACS will organize a half-day, focused IAH and ACS Refresher Course for those who are new to IAH and ACS, and those who want a concise update of the basics. An excellent introduction for the main WCACS2015 meeting!! Registration for the main meeting is mandatory - the Referesher Course can be booked when registering.
Endorsing societies members get a 20% discount

Members of endorsing societies receive a 20% discount on the full registration price. Please check our website regularly for updates
Endorsing societies include:

Join us in Ghent for one of the most exciting meetings of the year!


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