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ELiTE Intermediate Hand and Wrist Course – Tampa, FL

December 11

Course Overview

The ELiTE Resident and Fellow Curriculum was designed by Jeffrey Greenberg, MD, Fellowship Director at Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, and Jerry Huang, MD, Fellowship Director at University of Washington Combined Hand Fellowship, in collaboration with leading orthopedic resident and fellowship educators in the United States.

The Intermediate Hand and Wrist Resident and Fellow Course is a full-day cadaveric program with didactic lectures, case review, and hands-on surgical skills practice time.

Target Audience

Orthopedic Resident in their third and fourth year.

Course Chairman & Course Faculty

Course Chairman and faculty to be announced soon!

Learning Objectives

Hand

  • Enhance knowledge of the anatomy and biomechanics of the hand.
  • Evaluate common metacarpal and phalangeal fractures and understand surgical treatment options.
  • Evaluate, identify, and understand treatment of carpometacarpal fractures and dislocations.
  • Evaluate thumb metacarpal base fractures and understand surgical treatment options.
  • Evaluate and develop treatment strategies for the mangled hand.
  • Practice surgical  techniques for approach, dissection, and fixation of fractures in the hand.

Wrist

  • Enhance knowledge of the anatomy and biomechanics of the wrist.
  • Evaluate and understand surgical treatment options for distal radius fractures.
  • Evaluate and understand surgical treatment options for distal ulna fractures.
  • Evaluate and understand  treatment options for scaphoid fractures.
  • Understand the anatomy and biomechanics of carpal instability as well as treatment options.
  • Practice surgical techniques for approach, dissection, and fixation in the wrist.

To Register

Registration will open soon. Space is limited. To register for this course, please contact your local Acumed | Ostemed sales representative.

Details

Date:
December 11
Event Category:

Organizer

Morgan Ostertag
Email:
morgan.ostertag@acumed.net

Venue

Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation – CAMLS
124 S. Franklin Street FL 33612 United States + Google Map