Description

A unique and well-structured course using specially crafted anatomical animal bone constructs to learn and practice hand fracture fixations.

This course is aimed at all levels for Plastic surgery & Orthopaedic trainee surgeons and Foundation Year trainees. Over the 2 days the aim will be to familiarise and gain confidence in strategy, stabilisation and fixation of all hand fractures.

The two day course will be an enjoyable way of getting to grips with this challenging and less frequented subject through the use of live video demonstrations and innovative animal bone constructs to give the ͞real bone feel.

Topics Covered

Algorithm for Hand Fracture Management
Medartis Kit
Lag Screw Technique
Neutralisation Plate
Compression Plate
Condylar Blade Plate
Cerclage Wiring
Crossed Kirschner Wiring
Hynes & Giddins Device
Suzuki Distraction Device
Key Features

Live video demonstration
Animal bone constructs for the ‘real bone feel’
Innovative practice models
Photo manual for reference
* BAPRAS CME Points Awarded

Target Audience

All levels of Plastic surgery and Orthopaedic trainees and also for those considering a career in these specialties.