Bulgaria | Sofia | 10 - 26 August 2020
AO Recon Course—Hybrid Course_Principles Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
With AO Recon Skills Lab practical exercises
At different stations, participants perform specific surgical steps for both hip and knee arthroplasty. Read more
- Robert Hube, Germany
- Michael Huo, USA
- George Macheras, Greece
- Bas Masri, Canada
- Carsten Perka, Germany
- Plamen Kinov, Bulgaria
- Simon Kovač, Slovenia
- Asparouh Asparouhov, Bulgaria
- Petio Bratoev, Bulgaria
- Nikolai Tivchev, Bulgaria
- Deian Enchev, Bulgaria
- Andrei Iotov, Bulgaria
- Vladimir Stavrev, Bulgaria
- Jordan Valeshkov, Bulgaria
This course is modular in structure and highly interactive. Short, evidence-based lectures cover the key information required. Moderated case discussions in small groups will expand on each topic and help participants to develop decision-making and surgical management skills.
Participants will have the opportunity to do practical exercises and to share their experience with peers and international faculty. All factors related to achieving the best possible outcomes in primary arthroplasty will be covered.
The principles level course comprises three modules of multiple topics including:
- Perioperative management of total hip and knee arthroplasty
- Performing total hip arthroplasty
- Performing total knee arthroplasty
Date10 - 26 August 2020
115 N Tsarigradsko Shosse Blvd
1784 Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel: + 35 92 90 43 000
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