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Focus Meeting on Knee Osteotomies

Scientific Agenda

Scientific Agenda

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Download Programme at a Glance (PDF)

7 March (Thursday)

  • 13:45 - 15:45
    Session 1: Basic Science Session (ICRS/UKVS)
    • 13:45 - 14:00
      Welcome & Introduction
    • 14:00 - 14:15
      History and Rationale of Osteotomy
    • 14:15 - 14:30
      Articular Cartilage Physiology and Pathology in OA
    • 14:30 - 14:45
      Effects of Osteotomy on the Articular Cartilage and the Knee Joint as an Organ
    • 14:45 - 15:00
      Are there Differences Between Human and Animal Joint Biology?
    • 15:00 - 15:45
      Hands-on Workshop 1 (Newclip) & 2 (Depuy Synthes/Medicad)
      Planning demonstration: Learn what clinical information to include to create a perfect osteotomy plan with Newclip or Depuy Synthes/Medicad technology. Newclip’s & Medicad planning will be demonstrated, starting with conventional planning using traditional techniques to enable the delegate to understand what to include in a request for digital planning.  
  • 15:45 - 16:30
    Coffee Break / Exhibits
  • 16:30 - 18:30
    Session 2: Bone Healing, Indications and Cases
    • 16:30 - 17:10
      Hands-on Workshop 3 (BodyCad) & 4 (Conventional Generic)
      Planning demonstration: Learn what clinical information to include to create a perfect osteotomy plan with BodyCad or conventional Generic technology. BodyCad’s and HTO planning will be demonstrated, starting with conventional planning using traditional techniques to enable the delegate to understand what to include in a request for digital planning and their operative plan. For the BodyCad workshop you are welcome to bring clinical cases in a powerpoint presentation and they will demonstrate their system to plan a matched case.
    • 17:10 - 17:20
      Bone Healing in Osteotomy
    • 17:20 - 17:30
      Evolution of Fixation
    • 17:30 - 17:40
      Veterinary Indications for Osteotomy of the Stifle
    • 17:40 - 17:50
      Indications for Osteotomy about the Human Knee
    • 17:50 - 18:20
      On the Spot Cases From the Panel (Live Cases)
    • 18:20 - 18:30
      Closing Remarks
  • 18:30 - 20:00
    Welcome Reception at Withworth Hall

8 March (Friday)

  • 08:30 - 08:55
    Welcome Coffee /Tea
  • 08:55 - 11:30
    Session 3: Planning your Osteotomy
    • 08:55 - 09:00
      Welcome
    • 09:00 - 09:10
      Traditional Planning: Tracing Paper to Digital Planning
    • 09:10 - 09:20
      The Role of PSI
    • 09:20 - 09:30
      Navigation
    • 09:30 - 09:40
      Robotics and Augmented Reality
    • 09:40 - 09:50
      Derotational Osteotomy
    • 09:50 - 10:20
      Practical Osteotomy Planning Sessions 5 (Newclip) & 6 (Depuy Synthes/Medicad)
      Dry bones execution of high tibial osteotomy by all delegates using Newclip or Depuy Synthes/Medicad Technology. Demonstration step by step through conventional execution of an HTO by Newclip conventional jig application and then Newclip PSI jig application, osteotomy execution and plate application. In the Depuy Synthes/Medicad session there will be demonstration step by step through conventional execution of an HTO and AO Tomofix application.
    • 10:20 - 11:00
      Coffee Break / Exhibits
    • 11:00 - 11:30
      Practical Osteotomy Planning Sessions 7 (BodyCad) & 8 (Generic Conventional)
      Dry bones execution of high tibial osteotomy by all delegates using BodyCad or Generic Conventional Technology. Demonstration step by step through execution of an HTO by Bodycad bespoke jig and plate application. There will be a  step by step through demonstration of the execution of a lateral closing wedge HTO using guidewires and generic conventional technique.  
  • 11:30 - 12:30
    Session 4: Tibial Osteotomies
  • 12:30 - 13:30
    Lunch Break
  • 13:30 - 15:00
    Session 5: Femoral and Patellofemoral Osteotomies
  • 15:00 - 15:30
    Coffee Break
  • 15:30 - 18:00
    Session 6: Osteotomy Combined with Instabilities and Transplantation
  • 19:00 - 23:30
    Course & Faculty Dinner at Old Trafford (100.00 Euros)
    • 19:30 - 20:15
      Optional Private Walking Tour to the Stadium Catacombs (30.00 Euros)
      The Manchester United Stadium Tour promises an unforgettable experience, immersing visitors in the club's rich heritage and remarkable achievements. You can walk in the footsteps of football legends and explore the captivating stories within these hallowed walls. (minimum number of participants is 20 persons, pre-booking until Feb 25 only, tickets are non-refundable). The tour can only be booked by Dinner participants. (Dinner Price 100.00 Euros)

9 March (Saturday)

  • 08:30 - 08:55
    Welcome Coffee /Tea
  • 08:55 - 11:45
    Session 7: Assessing Outcome
    • 08:55 - 09:00
      Welcome
    • 09:00 - 09:15
      UK and ESSKA Consensus Statements on Osteotomy About the Knee
    • 09:15 - 09:30
      How to Assess Outcomes: Human/Equine
    • 09:30 - 09:45
      How to Assess Outcome Canine
    • 09:45 - 10:00
      How to Assess Biomechanical Effects of Osteotomies
    • 10:00 - 10:15
      Clinical Application of Gait Analysis in Osteotomy about the Knee
    • 10:15 - 10:45
      Hands-on Workshop 9 (Newclip Derotational) & 10 (Depuy Synthes/Medicad)
      Recap of planning for the Newclip derotational distal femoral  osteotomy and derotation plate application. Dry bones execution by all delegates of derotational distal femoral osteotomy by  Newclip Technology. In the Depuy Synthes/Medicad session there will be demonstration step by step through  execution of a DFO and AO Tomofix application.  
    • 10:45 - 11:15
      Coffee Break / Exhibits
    • 11:15 - 11:45
      Hands-on Workshop 11 (BodyCad) & 12 (Generic Conventional)
      Dry bones execution by all delegates of distal femoral osteotomy by BodyCad Technology or generic conventional techniques. Demonstration step by step through execution of a Biplanar DFO by Bodycad bespoke jig application and osteotomy execution and bespoke plate application. In the conventional planning/execution session there will be step by step demonstration of the execution of a medial closing wedge DFO.
  • 11:45 - 13:00
    Session 8: Rehab, Complications, and the Future