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Sheffield Paediatric Orthopaedic and Trauma Skills Course

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Course dates for 2024 to be announced soon...

Thank you to all our delegates and faculty for joining us in Sheffield in June this year!

After a hugely successful 2022 course we will be announcing dates for SPOTS 2024 on the website and twitter feed soon. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the INOX Centre at the University of Sheffield then.

In association with The Sharrard Society

 

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This course has been designed to help consultants and senior trainees keep up-to-date and practice skills in both elective and trauma Paediatric Orthopaedics. It is based here in Sheffield at the INOX Centre with a national and international invited faculty. Over the period of the course during the three days we aim to cover many aspects of elective and trauma Paediatric Orthopaedics. 

2022 TIMETABLE... 

2022 COURSE OVERVIEW

WEDNESDAY 22 JUNE

 

07:45-08:00 - Registration

08:00-08:15 - Introduction and Housekeeping

08:15-08:45 - Introduction to paediatric lower limb trauma

08:45-09.15 - Femoral and tibial elastic nailing principles

09:15-10:15 - Skills Stations

10:15-11:15 - Interactive Case Discussions

11:15-11:30 - Morning coffee break

11:30-12:30 - Skills Stations

12:30-13:00 - Paediatric lower limb trauma challenging and pitfall cases

13:00-13:30 - Lunch

13:30-14:00 - Introduction to paediatric upper limb trauma

14:00-14:30 - Humerus and forearm elastic nailing principles

14:30-15:30 - Skills Stations

15:30-16:30 - Interactive Case Discussions

16:30-16:45 - Afternoon break

16:45-17:15 - Lower limb alignment and guided growth

17:15-18:00 - Panel Case Discussion on complex trauma cases

THURSDAY 23 JUNE

07:45-08:00 - Morning coffee

08:00-08:30 - Current concepts & techniques on CP Proximal Femoral Varus De-Rotation Osteotomy

08:30-09:00 - Current concepts and techniques on

torsional deformity

09:00-09:15 - Q&A session CP/ITD

09:15-10:45 - Skills Stations & Case Based Discussions

10:45-11:00 - Coffee break

11:00-11:20 - Video - Anterior and medial approaches to the hip for open reduction

11:20-11:45 - Interactive debate

11:45-12:45 - Interactive Case Discussions

12:45-13:45 - Lunch

13:45-14:30 - Update on paediatric infection

14:30-15:15 - Perthes: how we treat and why

15:15-15:30 - Sheffield unstable SCFE Pathway

15:30-15:45 - Afternoon break

15:45-17:15 - Breakout sessions - practicals and case based discussions

 

19:00               COURSE DINNER at Urban Choola

FRIDAY 24 JUNE

08:45-09:00 - Morning Coffee

09:00-09:15 - Intro to paediatric foot section

09:15-10:45 - Breakout sessions - practicals and case based discussions

10:45-11:00 - Coffee break

11:00-12:30 - Breakout sessions - videos and cases

12:30-13:15 - Lunch

13:15-13:45 - Normal variants

13:45-14:15 - Idiopathic flat foot and cavovarus foot

14:15-14:45 - Principles of fixing pathological fractures

14:45-15:00 - Afternoon break

15:00-15:30 - SCFE and Perthes cases

15:30-16:00 - Q&A session: all faculty and any topic covered

16:00-16:10 - Final remarks and feedback

16:10              Certificates and close

BREAKOUT OUT SESSIONS TO INCLUDE:

  • Forearm ESIN: clear sawbones

  • Femoral Elastic nailing: clear sawbones

  • Lateral Femoral Nailing: sawbones

  • Ponseti casting with Foot models/ Boots & Bar/ CTEV

  • Hip Spica Application for Femoral Fractures

In association with The Sharrard Society

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CONTACT

INOX Centre

Level 5, Students' Union Building, Durham Road, Sheffield S10 2TG

 

All course enquiries to:

SPOTS 2022 event manager

katechick@btinternet.com 

Tel: 07748 933231

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