Event Date
15 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018

Seminar Room L2-S1, Academia, Singapore General Hospital, 20 College Rd, Singapore 169856


Secretariat Contact

Joshua Wong (joshua_wong@ams.edu.sg / DID 6593 7809)

Chapter of OrthopaedicSurgeons

Event Description

This course is designed for orthopaedic surgical trainees who wishes to acquire and/or enhance their hip fracture management and intervention skills. The currculum includes both lectures and practical sessions.

The course will cover the following:
- Managing hip dislocation and fractures
- Anatomic Dissection
- Fixing and Replacing
- Cementing Tehniques
- Latest NICE guidelines for fractured neck of femur
- Common Mistakes and pitfalls in cemented hips
- Practical Exercise: Intramedullary Nailing (Sawbone)
- Practical Exercise: Cementless & Cemented