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Singapore Wrist Athroscopy Course


Welcome to the 4th Edition of the Singapore Wrist Arthroscopy Course. This time we have 2 options available for wrist arthroscopy enthusiast to choose from.


The Fundamentals (Basic Course) of Wrist Arthroscopy Course targeted at beginners who have just been exposed or yet to be exposed to performing wrist arthroscopy. Participants are taught the fundamentals of the core and handling the wrist arthroscopy and to perform diagnostic and simple therapeutic procedure way of the scope.


Mastering Wrist Arthroscopy Course (Advanced Course) is targeted at surgeons who have already performed wrist arthroscopy in their practice and would like to further refine and stretch their technical skills and abilities to achieve expert and master level competency in wrist arthroscopy.


The course will compromise of half day lecture and 1½ days of hands-on cadaveric workshop. There will be one cadaver per day. Participants of the course will get to enjoy and interactive  supervision by the expert international faculty members.


We look forward to your active participation in the course. Welcome to Singapore!


Programme

BASIC COURSE
Day 1 AM

​Topic
Portals and set up for both diagnostic and therapeutic arthroscopy
​Systematic approach to performing Arthroscopy of the radiocarpal, midcarpal and distal radioulnar joints
​Arthroscopic Debridement of the wrist (soft tissue and bone)
​Arthroscopic SL Ligament Repair and Capsulodesis
​Arthroscopic assisted scaphoid fixation and bone grafting
​DRUJ and TFCC Anatomy and Pathomechanics 
​Arthroscopic Peripheral and Foveal TFCC Reattachment
​Inside-out technique for TFCC injury, my personal experience
​Arthroscopic TFCC reconstruction
​Arthroscopic intercarpal fusions
​Arthroscopic scaphoidectomy and four corner fusion
​Arthroscopic assisted fixation of the distal radius fracture
​Arthroscopic Interposition arthroplasties of the wrist
​Arthroscopic interposition in SLAC

Day 1 PM

Topic
​Portal placement  and diagnostic wrist arthroscopy: radiocarpal and midcarpal joints 
​Soft tissue debridement, synovectomy and ganglionectomy
​Scapholunate Capsulodesis (Single Suture, Extended suture and suture anchors)
​Q&A, wrap up of Day 1
​TFCC foveal repair (Transosseous)
LEAD: Toshiyasu NA


Day 2

Topic
TFCC peripheral repair (sutures)
TFCC foveal repair (sutures)
Wafer procedure, radial styloidectomy
Percutaneous fixation of the scaphoid
Open scaphoidectomy and four corner fusion
Open distal radius fixation
​​Open procedure: Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy
​Open Trapeziectomy and mini tightrope procedure
​Q&A, wrap up of Day 2


ADVANCED COURSE
Day 1 AM

​Topic
Portals and set up for both diagnostic and therapeutic arthroscopy
​Systematic approach to performing Arthroscopy of the radiocarpal, midcarpal and distal radioulnar joints
​Arthroscopic Debridement of the wrist (soft tissue and bone)
​Arthroscopic SL Ligament Repair and Capsulodesis
​Arthroscopic assisted scaphoid fixation and bone grafting
​DRUJ and TFCC Anatomy and Pathomechanics 
​Arthroscopic Peripheral and Foveal TFCC Reattachment
​Inside-out technique for TFCC injury, my personal experience
​Arthroscopic TFCC reconstruction
​Arthroscopic intercarpal fusions
​Arthroscopic scaphoidectomy and four corner fusion
​Arthroscopic assisted fixation of the distal radius fracture
​Arthroscopic Interposition arthroplasties of the wrist

Day 1 PM

Topic
​Diagnostic wrist arthroscopy: radiocarpal, midcarpal and DRU joints. Volar portal. Radial styloidectomy and wafer procedure
Scapholunate Capsulodesis (Single Suture, Extended suture and suture anchors)
Arthroscopic procedure: TFCC reconstruction
Arthroscopic procedure: Tri-ligament (3LT) tenodesis and spiral tenodesis
Q&A, wrap up of Day 1


Day 2

Topic
TFCC peripheral repair
TFCC foveal repair (sutures anchors)
TFCC foveal repair (Transosseous)
TFCC foveal repair (Tendon Graft) 
Arthroscopic scaphoid fixation and bone grafting
Arthroscopic intercarpal fusion
Arthroscopic scaphoidectomy and four corner fusion
​Arthroscopic assisted distal radius fixation
​Q&A, wrap up of Day 2


Date & Time

4-5 Jan 2020 (Sat - Sun)

8:00am - 8:00pm
 

Course Fees (GST Inclusive)

Non-member: S$1819
Member SHSS, EWAS, APWAS: S$1498
Resident and Trainee: S$ 1284


Venue

20 College Road, Singapore 169856 (Located in SGH Campus) 


Registration 

To register, please email sims.sssc@singhealth.com.sg

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