02 December 2016
Advanced symposium with a broad range of topics at AAOT
Chaired by Luigi Zagra, a member of the AORecon Education Delegation, and Bartolomé Allende, an AAOT board member, with support from an international faculty of key opinion leaders from Europe and the US, and a local faculty of renowned Argentinian experts, the symposium was met with great interest and included lively engaging debates with the audience.
Topics on hip and knee revision
Session 1—Controversies in Primary THR, moderated by Luigi Zagra
Session 2—Complications of THR, moderated by Michael Huo
Session 3—Bearing Surfaces, moderated by Luigi Zagra
Session 4—Controversies in TKR, moderated by Bartolomé Allende
Session 5—Case Discussions, moderated by Bartolomé Allende
Session 6—Periprosthetic Fractures, moderated by Luigi Zagra
Meeting all levels of expertise
According to the post-event survey, the audience was broadly mixed with regard to level of experience and area of specialization. Many well-experienced, independent surgeons were present, in addition to a large number of residents. The range of topics and content successfully targeted all levels of expertise. Survey participants stated, without exception, that the content was valuable to their daily practice.