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Orthopaedic and Traumatology Conference 2019

From October 04, 2019 18:00 until October 05, 2019 16:30
Posted by Luigia Baerecke
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Dear Participants,

On behalf of the orthopaedic/ Traumatology team of Curacao and the Netherlands and Naskho, we would like to invite you to participate in the Orthopaedic Traumatology congress in Curacao from 04 to 05 October 2019. We have prepared an exciting programme that will enhance your knowledge orthopaedic and traumatology issues.
The main theme of the Congress will be the treatment of Fractures (also intra articular), ligament injuries and posttraumatic arthritis. We will focus on the most common symptoms, complaints and also the most common pitfalls.

Learning goals:
a. Applying appropriate supplementary examinations for fractures and
ligament injuries
b. Which physical / supplementary examinations are necessary?
c. Conservative and operative treatment of fractures and ligamentous injuries


Target audience:
GP's, Physiotherapist, Orthopaedic surgeons, OR staff, Nurses, Rehabilitation specialists

October 4th, 2019

From - To Subject Speakers
18:00 - 18:30 Registration  
18:30 - 18:40 Introduction G. Booi, Orthopaedic Surgeon
18:40 - 19:10 Cervical fractures, conservative or operative treatment? N. Ramrattan, Orthopaedic Surgeon
19:10 - 19:40 Glenoid and humerus fracture, what to do? M. Ostendorf, Orthopaedic Surgeon
19:40 - 20:00 Break  
20:00 - 20:30 Pelvic and Acetabular fracture treatment D. Nellensteijn, Trauma Surgeon
20:30 - 21:00 Tibia plateau fractures S. Spruijt, Orthopaedic Surgeon
21:00 - 21:30 Achilles tendon rupture and the pitfalls C. Martijn, Physician Assistant
21:30 Closing and speaker's dinner  

October 5th, 2019

From - To Subject Speakers
08:30 - 09:00 Registration  
09:00 - 09:10 Introduction G. Booi, Orthopaedic Surgeon
09:10 - 09:40 Reversed shoulder prosthesis to treat elderly fractures M. Osterndorf, Orthopaedic Surgeon
09:40 - 10:10 Hip fractures and current treatment consensus R. Stokman, Orthopaedic Surgeon
10:10 - 10:40 Coffee break  
10:40 - 11:10 Ankle fractures, late posttraumatic symptoms and what to do? K. Veenstra, Orthopaedic Surgeon
11:10 - 11:40 Lower back fractures and long term consequences N. Ramrattan, Orthopaedic Surgeon
11:40 - 13:00 Lunchbreak  
12:30 - 13:00 Registration  
13:00 - 13:30 TKA revision K. Veenstra, Orthopaedic Surgeon
13:30 - 14:00 Sports trauma (shoulder/elbow/knee) S. Spruijt  & M. Osterndorf, Orthopaedic Surgeon
14:30 - 15:00 Tea break  
15:00 - 15:30 What we missed......(missed diagnoses, persistent complaints post traumatic after several moths. What do you think? D. Nellensteijn, Trauma Surgeon
15:30 - 16:00 The diabetic ankle/foot K. Veenstra, Orthopaedic Surgeon
16:00 Closing  


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