The Department of Orthopaedics, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, will organize the Amrita Fracture Course 2017 from October 14 - 15, 2017.

The basic course is designed to provide the participant with a fundamental knowledge of operative treatment of fractures with a rich mix of theory, case discussions and practical session, this academic feast will be of benefit to aspiring young surgeons and post graduates.

Program Schedule

DAY- 1 (14/10/2017)

Time Topic
09.00am Registration
09:30am Inauguration
09.50-10.00am Course Objectives
Module 1 : Basic Principles of Fracture Management
10.00-10.15am AO principles as it stands today
10.15-10.30am Bone healing
10.30-10.45am Classification of fractures
10.45-11.00am Absolute stability-lag screws, plate fixation
11.00-11.10am Tea
11.10-12.30 Case discussions- Q & A
12.30-1.30 Hands on workshop- lag screw, plate fixation
1.30-02.00pm lunch
Module 2 : Diaphyseal Fractures
2.00-2.15 Relative stability and extramedullary fixation
2.15-2.30 Principles of intramedullary fixation
2.30-4.30 Case discussion- on Humerus, forearm, femur and tibial shaft fractures
4.30-4.40 Tea
4.40-5.30 Hands on workshop-1M nailing

DAY- 2 (15/10/2017)

Time Topic
Module 3 : Simple Intraarticular Fractures
8.30-8.45 Principles of management of intraarticular fractures
8.45-9.00 Tension band principles
9.00-10.20 Case discussions on Olecranon, patella and malleolar fractures
10.20-10.30 Tea
10.30-11.15 Hands on workshop- Tension band wiring
Module 4 : Complex Intra-articular Fractures
11.15-11.30 locking Plate Concepts
11.30-1.00 Case discussion on distal femur,proximal tibia and pilon fractures
1.00-1.30 lunch
1.30-2.15 Case discussion on proximal femoral fractures
2.15-3pm Hands on workshop- Proximal Tibial locking Plate Fixation
1.30-2.15 Module 5 : Complications
3.00-3.15 Infections with implants in situ
3.15- 3.30pm Delayed union & non-union
3.30-4.45 Case discussion on complications
4.45-5.00 Valedictory function

For Further Information Contact:

Dr. Druvan S.
Phone : 9995399956

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Event Details
Date: 
2017-10-14 09:00 to 2017-10-15 16:00
ORGANIZED BY:
Department: 
Orthopaedics
School: 
School of Medicine
Campus: 
Kochi
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