5th Carpal Instability and Mid-carpal Fusion Course
7.30 Meet Clinical Sciences Building – Mezzanine Floor
8.00 Walk to Lab
8.10 Registration and briefing in WMSTC
8.30 Demo – Dorsal approach to wrist
8.40 Practical – Dorsal approach to wrist with proximal ½ Berger incision.
9.15 Demo – DISI correction with Anchor and k-wire stabilisation
9.25 Practical – Correct DISI and Anchor insertion, insert k-wires and assess on mini C-arm
11.00 Lecture – Scapholunate ligament reconstruction
11.15 Demo Practical Scapholunate ligament reconstruction
11.25 Practical – Scapholunate ligament reconstruction
13.45 Lecture – STT fusion
14.00 Practical – STT fusion
15.20 Lecture – 4 corner fusion
15.35 Practical – 4 corner fusion
17.15 Question and debrief
(Refreshments are available throughout the day therefore the afternoon coffee break is flexible and at the delegates discretion)
A mini C-arm will be available to assess your surgery.
NB – If BOTH delegates in a pair move at a faster pace than the programme other practicals are available such as ECRB mid-carpal reconstruction, ECU reconstruction of LTq ligament.
Important Course Information
Please answer in ‘event information’ at checkout
How many wrist operations have you performed?