Switzerland | Duebendorf | 20 September 2018

AOTrauma/AORecon Webinar:
Revision Arthroplasty in Periprosthetic Fractures around the Hip and Knee

Chat moderator:
Carsten Perka (DE)
Karl Stoffel (DE

learning objectives

  • Detect risk factors for failure in periprosthetic fracture treatment
  • Classify a periprosthetic fracture according to UCS
  • Detect the stability of the prosthesis
  • Analyze implant (prosthesis) specific problems
  • Choose the right treatment method for periprosthetic fractures

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Date20 September 2018

Chair(s) Carsten Perka

Anatomyhip, knee

Topic(s)revision, trauma

ContactAnja Sutter

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