Institute of Surgery and Innovation

Reconstructive Surgery of the Lower Extremity

Course                     LOWER LIMB - Local flaps & local tissue transfer for

                                                            functional reconstruction

Dates                        April 2015

                                  09:00-17:00                                 

                                  Fresh-frozen cadavers

                                  All instrumentation and disposables

Cost                          699 Resident (F1, F2, CT1, CT2, ST3-8)

                                  799 Attending

                                  Fees in GBP (£)

To register complete the registration form and email to info@instituteofsurgery.org

Venue                       Clinical Skills Centre
                                  City Hospital
                                  Hucknall Road
                                  Nottingham
                                  NG5 1PB
                                  United Kingdom

Participants             Strictly limited number

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2 delegates per cadaver

The reconstructive surgery of the lower extremity is a highly-interactive course that is ideally structured to meet the training needs of the aspiring surgeon in the rapidly, evolving and complex area of lower extremity reconstruction. Participants will learn the surgical techniques in dealing with lower extremity trauma, with the emphasis on soft tissue injuries (including tendon, nerve and ligament injuries), post-ablative defects and local tissue transfer for functional reconstruction.

Format

Practical skills training using fresh-frozen hand with lower limbs and loupes/microscopes.

Key benefits

This course is designed to teach aspiring orthopaedic & trauma and plastic surgeons, safe surgical techniques in dealing with reconstructive surgery of the lower extremity, with emphasis on soft tissue reconstruction and local tissue transfer for functional reconstruction.

Day 1

Welcome from the Institute of Surgery and Innovation

  • Local flaps in the thigh and knee
  • Functional reconstruction of the extensor mechanism of the anterior compartment of the Thigh

Day  2

  • Local flaps in the leg and foot
  • Functional reconstruction of the extensor mechanism of the anterior and lateral compartments of the thigh
  • Amputations

Faculty             Sammy Al-Benna

E-mail              info@instituteofsurgery.org

Tel                    0871 288 5135
0871 numbers cost up to 10p per minute to call from most landlines and the cost to call a 0871 number from a mobile will be higher.

Website          http://www.instituteofsurgery.org

To register please email the completed Registration form and transfer the course fee to the account below.

Account name:       Institute of Surgery and Innovation
Bank:                      Barclays Bank PLC
Sort Code:              20-63-28
Account Number:   20244511
 
Transport       Nottingham is easily accessible by train and plane (East Midlands Airport).

Registration fee includes     tea/coffee and training materials.

Certification   Upon successful completion of all requirements, as decided by the faculty, students receive the Certificate of Attendance.

Links                British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons

                        British Orthopaedic Association

                        The Conference Website

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