Advanced Hand and Wrist Cadaveric Dissection Course

6 - 7 June 2019

The Shard and King's College London

Event description

Topics to be covered:

Nerve Decompression: ulnar, median/AIN, radial/PIN 

AIN to ulnar nerve transfer
Tendon transfers for median, ulnar and radial nerve palsy

Approaches to the wrist
Scaphoid fixation, bone grafting
Scapholuate ligament reconstruction
PRC, scaphoidectomy 4 corner fusion

MCPJ realignment and replacement
Correction of swan neck and Boutonniè€re deformities

IPJ fusions and arthroplasty
Extensor tendon reconstruction and transfers

Trapeziectomy, 1st CMCJ arthroplasty
Upper limb flap reconstruction

participant ratio is 1:2 with practical sessions using fresh frozen upper limbs. You will have the opportunity to perform all the operations yourselves with faculty guidance. Places are limited to 20 and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Registration fee
£675. Includes course dinner, lunch and refreshments

Aimed at senior trainees and junior consultants in Plastics and Orthopaedics

Further information