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Wednesday 16th   Thursday 17th   Friday 18th

Wrightington Upper Limb Unit

The Upper Limb Unit has been at the forefront of research, education and clinical care for over 28 years, since it’s inception the unit has developed considerable expertise in the field of orthopaedic surgery. In March it will be running a meeting focusing on the shoulder.

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About the Course

Wednesday 16th March - Surgery & Rehabilitation

• What we know about the rotator cuff?
• Current concepts and evidence based presentations
• Practical demonstrations

Thursday 17th - Tips & Tricks - Shoulder Arthroscopy

Common & difficult problems in soft tissue & arthroscopic management of the shoulder
Technical aspects and practical consideration

Friday 18th - Tips & Tricks - Shoulder Arthroplasty

Technical aspects of shoulder arthroplasty including pre-operative decision-making
• Surgical tips for common and complex reconstructions
• Focus on Glenoid Bone Loss

Esteemed Faculty

Steve Bale   Robert Conlon   Len Funk   Teresa Goggins   Ian Horsley
Steve Bale - Wrightington   Robert Conlon - Wrightington   Len Funk - Wrightington   Teresa Goggins - Wrightington   Ian Horsley - Wakefield
Bernhard Jost   Ingrid Hultenheim Klintberg   Alexandre Ladermann   Laurent Lafosse   Chris Littlewood
Bernhard Jost - Switzerland   Ingrid Hultenheim Klintberg - Sweden   Alexandre Ladermann - Switzerland   Laurent Lafosse - France   Chris Littlewood - Univ of Sheffield
Tanya MacKenzie   Julie McBirnie   Guiseppe Milano   Puneet Monga   Mathias Ritsch
Tanya MacKenzie - Manchester   Julie McBirnie - Edinburgh   Guiseppe Milano - Italy   Puneet Monga - Wrightington   Mathias Ritsch - Germany
Sarah Russell   Marjus Scheibel   Ian Trail   Jill Thomas   Scott Trenhaile
Sarah Russell - Wrightington   Markus Scheibel - Germany   Ian Trail - Wrightington   Jill Thomas - Wrightington   Scott Trenhaile - USA
Julie Walton   Mike Walton            
Julie Walton - Wrightington   Mike Walton - Wrightington            

The meeting has an esteemed Faculty from both the UK and abroad, who will share their combined wealth and expertise with all the delegates over the three days.

Convenors: Mr Puneet Monga, Prof Len Funk, Prof Ian Trail and Jill Thomas.

Discussions & Debate

Delegates can look forward to a combination of lectures, clinical discussions, workshops patient demonstrations and lively debate over the 3 days. The Course dinner on the Thursday evening allows for a perfect networking opportunity between delegates and faculty.

Who should attend?

Surgery & rehabilitation day will be of specific interest to:
• Physiotherapists,
• Extended scope practitioners
• Orthopaedic Trainees
• Fellows and Consultants in early years.

Tips & Tricks is specifically aimed at:
• Consultant Upper limb and Shoulder surgeons,
• Orthopaedic Trainees & Fellows

Full details including faculty list, programme and booking form can be viewed by clicking here

Should you have any questions, please telephone Mavis Luya on
+44 (0)1257 256248, email:

Book your place

Click here to download a booking form.

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