Basic Concepts In Deformity Correction

21st July 2018 – 22nd July 2018 all-day Asia/Kolkata Timezone
Grant Government Medical College & Sir J. J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
J J Marg
Nagpada-Mumbai Central, Off Jijabhoy Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400008
INR 8,000/-
Dr. Mangal Parihar
Convener Dr. Mangal Parihar (9821042456)
Co-Convener Dr. Ankit Marfatia (9821377993)
Maximum Delegates 30
Course Fee INR 8,000/-
Dates July 21 – 22, 2018
Venue Grant Government Medical College & Sir J. J. Group of Hospitals, Mumbai
Course Highlights
  • The course is about learning the basic concepts for the understanding and treatment of deformities.
  • It is not about using a fixator or particular implant for the correction of deformities.
  • Terms and concepts such as Mechanical Axis vs Anatomic Axis, CORA, LDFA, MPTA, etc. will become clear after this course.
Course Objectives At the end of the course, the delegate should be able to:

  • Describe the axes and angles in a normal lower limb
  • Plan a simple diaphysial deformity
  • Plan a simple metaphyseal deformity
  • Plan a Multiapical deformity with the concept of a 3rd line
  • Discuss advantages and disadvantages of various implants in a given case
  • Create a surgical tactic to carry out the plan.
Proposed Faculty Dr. P. N. Vasudevan (Palakkad), Dr. Mangal Parihar (Table Instructors to be decided later)
Course USP The knowledge gained during the course will help you better understand both the correction of deformities and the prevention of deformities in your treatment of trauma.
Format and Pattern There will be only a couple of basic lectures, and two days of interactive planning workshops and paper planning workshops.
Learning Material Pdf files on basic deformity concepts will be shared prior to the course & YouTube links to lectures from previous course.

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