Controversies in Wrist Surgery 2019
Course Directors: Richard A. Berger, M.D., Ph.D., Jan-Ragnar Haugstvedt, M.D., Ph.D., Steven L. Moran, M.D., Marco Rizzo, M.D.
This course is designed for orthopedic and plastic surgeons with a significant wrist practice and will cover the spectrum of disorders of the wrist and distal radioulnar joint, with a specific focus on injuries to the radial aspect of the wrist and radiocarpal joint. The format will be case-oriented, covering topics in bony and soft tissue trauma, degenerative disease, and inflammatory arthritis, to name a few. Videotaped surgery clips and cadaveric surgical dissection will be used to demonstrate complicated surgical procedures. Case examples will be presented prior to each didactic session, followed by open discussion. Breakout sessions will provide more in-depth coverage of specific wrist topics and provide updates on advances in arthroscopy and arthroplasty from recognized experts in the field. A strong emphasis will be placed on surgical and arthroscopic technique. Registrants are encouraged to bring their own cases to discuss with the faculty. Special times for these exchanges will be arranged.
|Full Fee: M.D., DO, Scientist||$1,295|
|Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NO, PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree||$995|
|Pre-Conference Advanced Arthroscopy Lab - Optional Add-on May 16, 2019||$750|
- Hear about the latest advances is Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty from recognized experts in the field.
- Learn hands on surgical techniques by attending the pre-course cadaver lab
- Further professional interactions with colleagues involved in Wrist Surgery
This course is designed for orthopedic and plastic surgeons.
Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate the latest advancements both surgical and non-surgical for the treatment of thumb arthritis.
- Construct a diagnostic and treatment algorithm for the treatment of scapholunate and perilunate injuries.
- Construct a diagnostic and treatment algorithm for ulnar sided wrist pain and DRUJ instability.
Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.
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- 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 31.75 Attendance
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