The Department of Orthopaedics, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, will organize the program "Amrita Basic Hand Course 2018" from August 4-5, 2018.

Venue : Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi

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Programme Schedule

Day I - August 4,2018

Registration and breakfast: 8.30AM to 9.00AM

Capsule 1

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1. Introduction to course 9.00 - 9.10 AM Dr. Anil Bhat
2. Clinical evaluation of hand injuries (Video) 9.10 - 9.30 AM Dr. Anil Bhat
3. Radiology in hand injuries 9.30 - 9.50 AM Dr. KK Chandrababu
Discussion: 9.50 - 10.00 AM

Capsule 2

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1. Anaesthesia in hand injuries ( Video) 10.00 - 10.15 AM Dr. Mathew George
2. First Aid in hand injuries (Video) 10.15 - 10.30 AM Dr. Prajwal
3. Debridement (Video) 10.30 – 10.50 AM Dr. Anil Bhat
Discussion: 10.50 - 11.00 AM

Tea break: 11.00 – 11.30

Capsule 3

Sl.No Topic Time Speaker
1. Basic consideration in tendon injuries 11.30 – 11.45 PM Dr. Anil Bhat
2. Acute flexor tendon injury (Video of tendon repair) 11.45 - 12.00 PM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
3. Acute extensor tendon injury (Video of tendon repair) 12.00 - 12.15 PM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
Discussion: 12.15 -12.30 PM

Capsule 4

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1. Basic consideration in peripheral nerve injuries 12.30 - 12.45 PM Dr. Kishore P
2. Electro diagnosis (only interpretation of CTS or nerve injury demo of NCV report) 12.45 – 1.00 PM Dr. Siby Gopinath
3. Management of peripheral nerve injuries (Video of nerve repair) 1.00 – 1.15 PM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
Discussion: 1.15 – 1.30 PM

Lunch Break: 1.30 - 2.00 PM

Capsule 5

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1. Middle & proximal phalanx fractures (Video of K wire fixation) 2.00 – 2.15 PM Dr. Binoy PS
2. Metacarpal fractures(excluding thumb)( Video of K wire fixation) 2.15 – 2.30 PM Dr. Anil Bhat
3. Fractures and soft tissue injuries of thumb( Video of Bennett fracture fixation) 2.30 – 2.45 PM Dr. Binoy PS
Discussion: 2.45– 3.00 PM.

Capsule 6

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1. How to decompress carpal tunnel syndrome(Video) 3.00 – 3.15 PM Dr. VK Bhaskaran
2. How to release 1st extensor compartment of de Quervain’s tenosynovitis 3.15 – 3.30 PM Dr. Balu C Babu
3. How to release a trigger finger 3.30 – 3.45 PM Dr. Druvan Shaji
Discussion: 3.45 – 4. 00 PM

Day 2 August 5, 2018

Capsule 7

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1. Scaphoid fractures 8.30 - 8.50 AM Dr. Lazar Chandy
2. Fracture lower end of radius (closed & external fixator treatment including videos) 8.50 - 9.10 AM Dr. Anil Bhat
3. Internal fixation of distal radius fracture ( exposure and Plating video) 9.10 - 9.30 AM Dr. KK Chandrababu
Discussion: 9.30 – 9.45 AM

Capsule 8

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1. Acute paronychia & Pulp space infection (techniques of drainage) 9.45 - 10.00 AM Dr. Anto Francis
2. Flexor tendon sheath and palmar space infection(techniques of drainage) 10.00 - 10.15 AM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
3. Acute compartment syndrome Video of fasciotomy) 10.15 - 10.30 AM Dr. Anil Bhat
Discussion: 10.30 - 10.45 AM

Tea break – 10.45 - 11.00 AM

Capsule 9

Sl.No Topic Time Speaker
1. Skin graft (Split & full thickness)(Video) 11.00 - 11.20 AM Dr. Janarthanan R
2. Fingertip injuries including distal phalanx fractures, Nail bed injuries(Video of fingertip flaps and nail bed repair) 11.20 - 11.40 AM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
3. Flaps (Local flaps, rotation flap, abdominal flap & groin flap) 11.40 - 12.00 PM Dr. Anto Francis
Discussion: 12.00 - 12.15 PM

Capsule 10

Sl.No Topic Time Speaker
1. Post operative dressing, slab and casts (Video of slab/cast application) 12.15 – 12.30 PM Dr. Anil Bhat
2. Postoperative mobilization, splinting and hand therapy 12.30 – 12.45 PM Dr. Hari Venkatramani
3. Interaction and feedback about the course 12.45 – 1.00 PM All Faculty

Lunch: 1.00 PM onwards

For any enquiries, contact:

Dr. Balu C. Babu
9446217233

Dr. Druvan S.
9995399956
orthosupervisor@aims.amrita.edu

Event Details
Date: 
2018-08-04 09:00 to 2018-08-05 17:00
ORGANIZED BY:
Department: 
Orthopaedics
School: 
School of Medicine
Campus: 
Kochi
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