Hip Dissection Course 2019

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Date

24th August, 2019
from 8:00am to 5:30pm

Venue

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Building F10A, 2 Technology Place, Macquarie University,
Sydney NSW 2109

Target Audience

SET 1-2

Course Outline

This is an interactive course involving informal presentations, discussion and hands on cadaveric dissection workshops, based in a small group environment.

Anatomy teaching and surgical demonstration of standard exposures and fixation of the proximal femur will be covered.
This course will include presentations and cadaver sessions & is designed for Set 1-2 registrars.
The maximum ratio for cadaveric workshops will be 4:1.

Convenor

Professor Ton Tran

Faculty

Dr Andrew Gong
Dr Kosta Calligeros
Dr Sanjeev Gupta
Dr Julian Yu
Dr Pierre Navarre

Course Fees

$500+GST

Course Pre-requisites

I. Attendees should have passed OPBS
II. Course is designed for Set 1-2 and priority registration will be given to these applicants.
III. Preference will be given to those applicants who have already attended the OTC Lower Limb Dissection Course.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic fracture management techniques and principles including:
I. IM Nail
II. Plating
III. Soft tissue management
IV. Hip and pelvis anatomy and standard approaches
V. General knowledge of proximal femoral fixation options

Accommodation Options

  • Travelodge North Ryde, North Ryde $152.10 per room per night (incl. GST, & breakfast for one).
  • Hyatt Regency Hotel, Sydney CBD King Room $284 per night (incl. GST & breakfast for one)

Transfer Options

A group transfer at the end of the course will be offered to the airport domestic terminals for $20 including GST.

Course Registration

Masters Hip and Pelvis Fracture Fixation Course 2019

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Date

8:00am 24th August, 2019 to 4:00pm 25th August, 2019

Venue

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Building F10A, 2 Technology Place, Macquarie University,
Sydney NSW 2109

Target Audience

SET 3-5, Fellows, Consultants (<5 years post qualification only)

Course Outline

This is an interactive course involving lectures, case reviews, panel discussion and hands-on cadaveric workshops, based in a small group environment with a faculty of highly regarded specialists in pelvic & hip surgery. The maximum ratio for cadaveric workshops will be 3:1 for delegates to faculty and specimen.
Laboratory sessions will cover fracture fixation techniques, implants and plating.
Full cadaveric specimens will be utilised.
Radiolucent tables with C-ARM X-Ray will allow accurate fracture reduction and alignment.
Topics from multiple exposures of the pelvis & hip to alternative techniques of complex fracture management and fixation will be covered.
The course is intended for advanced surgeons and trainees interested in the management of hip and pelvic injuries.
Please note all attendees must have competent knowledge of pelvic and hip anatomy and standard approaches.

Convenor

Professor Mark Rickman
Professor Ton Tran

Faculty

Professor Bogdan Solomon
Professor Kevin Tetsworth
Dr Rohan Brunello
Dr Rob Molnar
Dr Pierre Navarre

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the delegates should be able to:
• Use safely and effectively specialty pelvic & hip fracture devices from Stryker: Matta Pelvic System
(implants / instruments), Reduction Instruments, Hoffmann External fixateurs, Gamma3 & Asnis
Cannulated Screws.
• Explain the classification of hip and pelvic fractures and choices in acute care management.
• Delineate logical choices in surgical approach and intra-operative techniques based on patient and
fracture characteristics.
• Assess the selection and use of fracture devices and instrumentation based on fracture type.
• Demonstrate the application of devices and instrumentation on cadaver models.

Course Fees

$1200+GST

Course Pre-requisites

I. Attendees should have passed OPBS
II. Course is designed for Set 3-5, fellows and junior consultants (<5 years post qualification only) and priority registration will be given to these applicants.

Assumed Knowledge

Basic fracture management techniques and principles including:
I. IM Nail
II. Plating
III. Soft tissue management
IV. Hip and pelvis anatomy and standard approaches
V. General knowledge of proximal femoral fixation options
 

Accommodation Options

  • Travelodge North Ryde, North Ryde $152.10 per room per night (incl. GST & breakfast for one)
  • Hyatt Regency Hotel, Sydney CBD King Room $284 per night (incl. GST & breakfast for one)

Transfer Options

A group transfer at the end of the course will be offered to the airport domestic terminals for $20 including GST.

Course Registration