This course is designed for orthopedic and plastic surgeons with a significant wrist practice and will cover the spectrum of disorders of the wrist and distal radioulnar joint, with a specific focus on injuries to the radial aspect of the wrist and radiocarpal joint. The format will be case-oriented, covering topics in bony and soft tissue trauma, degenerative disease, and inflammatory arthritis, to name a few. Videotaped surgery clips and cadaveric surgical dissection will be used to demonstrate complicated surgical procedures. Case examples will be presented prior to each didactic session, followed by open discussion. Breakout sessions will provide more in-depth coverage of specific wrist topics and provide updates on advances in arthroscopy and arthroplasty from recognized experts in the field. A strong emphasis will be placed on surgical and arthroscopic technique. Registrants are encouraged to bring their own cases to discuss with the faculty. Special times for these exchanges will be arranged.
Hear about the latest advances is Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty from recognized experts in the field.
Learn hands on surgical techniques by attending the pre-course cadaver lab
Further professional interactions with colleagues involved in Wrist Surgery
This course is designed for orthopedic and plastic surgeons.
Los Angeles , United States