AOTrauma Course—Shoulder & Elbow
Newcastle, United Kingdom
19 Mar 2018 - 21 Mar 2018
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Course Description

This masters level cadaver-based course is aimed at the senior trainee (final year of training) who has experience in shoulder and elbow fracture management and the consultant in their first years of appointment. It will also appeal to those consultants who wish to expand or refresh their proficiency in this area.

The faculty of national and international experts all sub-specialise in upper limb trauma; many working in MTCs. The course is case based around discussions and practicals; with summary lectures.

An informal atmosphere is encouraged through small group work.

Participant criteria

This three-day course is aimed at consultant orthopaedic trauma surgeons and post-CCT trainees with some experience of the management of shoulder & elbow trauma.

Learning objectives
Evaluate the surgical options available for the management of the shoulder and elbow fractures they will encounter
Describe the different characteristics of the implants available and their correct method of deployment
Perform all the surgical approaches around the shoulder: humerus, elbow and forearm appropriate to the planned surgery and be able to describe the exposed and adjacent anatomical structures
Be able to explain the critical decision points and how to evaluate them during the planning of complex fracture management in the upper limb
Damian McClelland FRCS Ed (Tr and Orth)  (Chairperson)
Lee Van Rensburg Mbbch frcs (t&o)  (Chairperson)
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Type AOTrauma
Level Subspecialty
Region Europe
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Cadaver practicals, Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience Orthopaedic surgery, Trauma surgery
Closing date19 Mar 2018
Available places28
Online registrationClick here to register
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Swiss Francs 1230.00 CHF
Payment options and information
If you cannot pay via credit card you have the option to request an invoice. Please note that there is a 10% handling fee in addition to the participant fee on invoices. Please contact your Local Event Organizer and indicate the official invoice address of the paying person or entity as well as a respective email address the invoice has to be sent to.

The course fee is payable in Swiss Francs 1230.00 CHF this equates to approximately £995.00 depending on the exchange rate at the time of making payment.
Included services
Coffee breaks
Course dinner
Course materials
Eve Cooley (Course Coordinator)
AOUK Education
Registration Co-ordinator
AL7 1YR Welwyn Garden City
United Kingdom
Phone+44 (01707)823352

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

Freeman Hospital

High Heaton

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN

Jesmond Dene House
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Commercial partners
DePuy Synthes