Description

This UPDATE course, previously run in Dorchester as the West Dorset Hip Update Course, is led by Professor Reinhard Graf, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Graz, Austria.The Update Course is open to those who have previously attended a Basic Course in Infant Hip Ultrasound at West Dorset, Cardiff, Dublin or London.Doctors Academy awards 6 CPD credits for attendance in this course.Aims & ObjectivesTo ensure that participants are competent and confident in the technique of hip sonography.To address any pertinent technical or knowledge-related issues that participants are encountering.To discuss in greater depth the clinical and ultrasonic management of children with Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (previously known as Congenital Dislocation of the Hip) including new developments.Course OrganisersMr Sandeep Hemmadi, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of WalesMr Phillip Thomas, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Orthopaedic and Hip Surgeon, University Hospital of WalesMs Claire Carpenter, FRCS (T&O), Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of WalesSuitable forMultidisciplinary teams working with infant hip dysplasia.Orthopaedic Surgeons, Radiologists, Paediatricians, Sonographers and Physiotherapists.