XXL-Rehab Newsletter no 13, 2011



Bariatric Rehabilitation Congress 9-10 November 2011 in Copenhagen, Denmark
- 360 around the bariatric patient


Changes to BRC2011 – 2 days with 2 tracks

BRC2011 will be held over 2 days as one partner Health & Rehab ApS has withdrawn from the partnership of BRC2011 due to bankruptcy.

2 days on:
Wednesday 9 November + Thursday 10 November 2011

The congress and the exhibition continue to focus on bariatric rehabilitation 360 ° around the bariatric patient despite of changes in the program. Recognized Danish and international speakers will present leading-edge information on topics related to bariatric rehabilitation.

Visitors information - get new information about bariatric rehabilitation!
In just 2 days you will be updated with all the latest knowledge and practical experience within bariatric rehabilitation. Get involved in the debate and the development of the obesity epidemic.

Registration fee is only EUR 583 for both days.

Visit www.brc2011.com to see the updated program for the 2 days.

There will be 2 tracks focusing on:

Treatment & Rehabilitation: Activity and care
• Medical treatment
• Types of surgery
• Complications after surgery and importance of follow up
• Handling of patient
• Communication and relations with care taker
• Bariatric aids
• Seating, mobilisation and safe transfer
• Skin and wound care
• Pain management
• Exercise and weight loss
• Care of bariatric ulcer wounds

Psyche & social aspects
• Influence on the connection between overweight and abuse
• Cognitive therapy
• Nutrition
• Bariatric patients tell about their own experience with surgery, expectations and outcome
• The good meeting: Communication between the bariatric patient and different parties in the health system

Exhibitors information – change in stand price. Book your stand now!
Stand price is now EUR 270 per. square meters* and includes:

• Carpet
• Separation of Stand Area
• Fascia with company name and spotlight
• Electricity 220V (1500 watt)
• 2 spotlight
• Full board for 2 persons
• Short company profile on BRC2011.com and in the program

*The price per square meters is ex. VAT.

The following exhibitors have already booked a stand:
Invacare A/S
Guldmann A/S
KR Hospitalsudstyr A/S
Master CARE
Borringia A/S
Cobi Rehab/XXL Rehab

Only few stands left, but you can still book yours!

Please contact Helle Pedersen to hear about available stands
tel. +45 61 22 57 56

Kind regards

Keld Jørgensen & The XXL-Rehab Team