Mayo Clinic "Teach the Teachers" Elbow Course 2024 - Stiff Elbow
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
Mayo Clinic's 26th Edition “Teach the Teachers” Advanced Elbow Surgical Skills Course Forge the Future: Stiff Elbow is an advanced level course designed for orthopedic surgeons with a special interest in upper extremity trauma, elbow surgery and trauma surgery. The course provides technical skills orientation, with the didactic portions limited to the necessary introductions and theoretical knowledge required for the technical components. Live surgical broadcasts used during lecture sessions demonstrate surgical techniques pertaining to this year's topic of stiff elbow as well as other areas of elbow orthopedics.
Helping us to ‘Forge the Future’ will be our special guest and world-renowned teacher of elbow surgery, Professor Roger van Riet from Antwerp, Belgium.
|M.D., D.O., Ph.D.
|Resident, Fellow, Physician Assistant, Retired M.D.
|Anatomy Lab (must attend general session also)
This live and livestream course is open to physicians, residents, fellows, physician assistants and physical therapists interested in advanced elbow surgery.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the etiologies of elbow contractures
- Describe how pain can mediate contractures
- Describe the technique for releasing elbow contractures through the medial and lateral columns
- Describe the location of the three major nerves as they pass the elbow
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Thursday, May 16, 2024
Registration and Breakfast
Welcome and Introductions
Why do elbows get stiff? Basic Science of Joint Fibrosis
Translation into clinical practice: pharmacologic adjunts to prevention and management
Contemporary evaluation of the stiff elbow
Procedures (principles and video)
Arthroscopic contracture release
Open contracture release
Interposition arthroplasty: when and how?
Case-Based Discussion 1
The stiff adolescent with OCD
Stiffness after distal humerus internal fixation
Loss of foream rotation after radial head internal fixation
What I have learned about heteroptic ossification
Case-Based Discussion 2
Stiffness after surgical management of a terrible triad
Osteoid osteoma and contracture
Stiffness after total elbow arthroplasty
What I have learned about heteroptic ossification
What about after surgery?
What our data shows about continuous passive motion
Trials and tribulations of a physical therapist
Presentation of cases for the following day and open discussion
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Friday, May 17, 2024
7:00 – 8:00 am Breakfast and Exhibitors – Marriott Hotel
8:00 - 3:30 am “Elbow Room” - A Day in the OR with the team at Mayo
Master of Ceremonies Shawn O’Driscoll
Special Guest Host Roger Van Reit
3:45 – 5:00 pm Debrief & Panel Discussion
Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area for $189 USD per night. In order to receive the special rates, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the cut-off date of April 25, 2024, whichever comes first. After April 25, 2024, reservations will be taken on space and rate availability.
CLICK HERE to make your reservation online. You may also toll-free 800-228-9290 or call direct 507-280-6000 to make your reservation. Please identify yourself as a participant of the Teach the Teachers Elbow Course when making your reservation.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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 23.25 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 record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
|General Session (Live and Livestream)
|Optional Anatomy Lab
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- 23.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 23.25 Attendance
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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity. This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.
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