Date & Day:

8th October 2014 (Wednesday)

Venue:

Wet Labs, The Academia, Singapore General Hospital

Workshop Convenor:

Dr Pang Hee Nee
Associate Consultant
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Singapore General Hospital

Participants:

limited to 30 participants

Workshop Fees:

Early Registration (till 13 Sep 2014) - S$1,500 (inclusive of entrance to main meeting)
Late Registration (from 14 Sep 2014) - S$1,600 (inclusive of entrance to main meeting)

Workshop Chairman:

Steve J MacDonald
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Western University
Chief of Orthopaedics and Chief of Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre
University Campus in London, Ontario, Canada

Local Faculty:

Yeo Seng Jin, Senior Consultant, Singapore General Hospital
Darren Tay, Consultant, Singapore General Hospital
Pang Hee Nee, Associate Consultant, Singapore General Hospital

Scope:

Use of the ATTUNE knee system in primary total knee arthroplasty and the use of metaphyseal sleeves in revision knee arthroplasty

Aims:

The 1 day workshop aims to provide tips in in the use of ATTUNE knee system for primary TKR. Metaphyseal sleeves are very useful in addressing severe bone loss in revision TKR. Participants will also experience hands-on in the implantation of these sleeves following their morning primary arthroplasty workshop.

Programme

ATTUNE Workshop
0900 - 0930 Design Rationale Pang Hee Nee
0930 - 1000 Patient Satisfaction, Research and Design Rationale Steve MacDonald
1000 - 1030 Tea Break  
1030 - 1230 cadaveric workshop All Faculty
Use of Metaphyseal Sleeves
12:30 - 1330 Lunch  
1330 - 1400 Surgical technique/tips and tricks in revision TKA Steve MacDonald
1400 - 1600 cadaveric workshop