The Department of Orthopaedics, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi organized a one-day Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program- Amrita Shoulder Update 2014: The Throwing Athelete on December 21, 2014. The course offered a comprehensive approach to the athroscopic skills of a shoulder surgeon.
Famous arthroscopic surgeons from Kerala and outside shared their experience on arthroscopic shoulder surgery and lectured on various aspects of shoulder injuries including current practices from preoperative care, radiological parameters, anaesthetic preferences, complications and postoperative rehabilitation.
Prof. Yon Sik Yoo, Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgeon from Hallym University Chuncheon Sacred Heart Hospital, Korea performed two live shoulder arthroscopy surgeries as a part of the conference. There were intense discussions and sharing of knowledge during the sessions.