AAOS/AAHKS/The Hip Society: Meeting the Challenges of Total Hip Arthroplasty

July 19-20, 2018 
OLC
Rosemont, IL


CME Credit: 18
Directors: Scott M. Sporer, MD | Hany S. Bedair, MD
Course #: 1803342



Course Directors


Dr. Sporer
Scott M. Sporer, MD
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Dr. Bedair
Hany S. Bedair, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital Kaplan Joint Center at Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Boston, MA

AAHKS/The Hip Society members are eligible to receive the special AAOS member price.
This offer is exclusively available by contacting AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726.

Perform the latest techniques in hip reconstruction and enhance your surgical skills!
This intensive, hands-on course provides modern strategies for preoperative planning, intraoperative execution of both primary and revision total hip arthroplasty and postoperative management. Spend the majority of the course on Friday in the cadaver lab honing your surgical skills under the guidance of experienced leaders in the field. Learn how to determine the best surgical approach for primary THA and improve your decision-making for managing postoperative complications including fracture, dislocation and infection.


Bring your PA for a unique opportunity to work together and strengthen your performance as a team!
PAs can attend lectures, view surgical demonstrations, and observe in the lab. Please note: PAs must register with an orthopaedic surgeon by calling AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726 and providing the name of the surgeon that is registered for the course.

Registration Fees

Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon/International Nonmember AAOS/AAHKS/HS Member/International Member/Emeritus Member AAOS/AAHKS/HS Resident Member/Resident/Post-Residency Fellow/Military Physician Assistant
$2,369 $1,769 $1,469 $979

Program Information

Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:
  • Complete thorough preoperative planning for primary total hip arthroplasty including preoperative medical optimization, stem designs, fixation options and bearing surfaces
  • Determine approach options for primary THR including direct anterior, anterolateral and posterior approach to the hip joint
  • Improve skills used to perform an extensile approach for revision THR
  • Identify and manage complications following hip arthroplasty including fracture, infection, dislocation, and adverse local reaction
  • Manage the extent of bone loss and deformity in revision hip surgery
  • Formulate strategies for management of the defects on both the femur and acetabulum

Special Highlights:

  • Interacting with peers and faculty during small group breakout sessions/li>
  • Demonstrations of multiple surgical approaches including direct anterior (with and without specialized tables), direct lateral, and posterior hip approaches
  • Planning for outpatient THA

Orthopaedic surgeons and physician assistants looking for an update on surgical techniques, as well as those who might benefit from surgical tips and pearls to avoid problems in hip arthroplasty.

Exhibits
Corporate Partnership Opportunites
Acknowledgment


The AAOS extends sincere appreciation to contributors of the AAOS International Scholars Program for their generous support of the International Scholars in attendance at this course. Please see the full list of contributors at aaos.org/scholarsupport.

Refund Policy

Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to Customer Service at: customerservice@aaos.org or mail to AAOS, 9400 W Higgins Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018.

Course cancellations are subject to the following refund policy. Webinars and Webcast registration fees are non-refundable (you will be notified if a replay is available to watch at a later date convenient for you).


Days Prior to Course Start Date Refund
30+ Days Registration fee less $150 cancellation fee
29 to 15 days 50% refund
14 days or less No refund
Course Cancellation

The Academy reserves the right to cancel a course thirty (30) days prior to the course start date. Any person who has registered for the course will be notified by email at the address noted in the AAOS member database. A telephone call will also be made to each registrant for whom a number is available. Persons whose registration is received after a course is cancelled will be notified by telephone and email. Registration fees will be refunded in full. However, other costs incurred by the registrant, such as airline or hotel penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

For additional information or to register, call AAOS Customer Service Department at 1 (800) 626-6726 (US & Canada) or 1-847-823-7186 for outside US & Canada Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM CT or email: custserv@aaos.org.

The Academy would like to thank the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) and the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) for the many contributions made by its members in the production of this program. The Academy and orthopaedic specialty societies work together to provide orthopaedic surgeons with the highest quality educational programs and publications. This cooperative spirit among colleague organizations is an important resource and valuable asset for the orthopaedic community.

The Academy would like to thank the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) and the Hip Society for the many contributions made by its members in the production of this program. The Academy and orthopaedic specialty societies work together to provide orthopaedic surgeons with the highest quality educational programs and publications. This cooperative spirit among colleague organizations is an important resource and valuable asset for the orthopaedic community.

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