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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
Set Up And Systematic Approach To Both Diagnostic And Therapeutic Arthroscopy Of The Wrist
​Arthroscopic Resections At The Wrist (Soft Tissue And Bone)
​Arthroscopic SL Ligament Repair And Capsulodesis
​Arthroscopic Assisted Scaphoid Fixation And Bone Grafting
​DRUJ/TFCC Anatomy And Pathomechanics
​Arthroscopic Approaches To DRUJ: Technique, Tips And Tricks
​Arthroscopic Peripheral And Foveal TFCC Reattachment
​Inside-Out Technique For TFCC Foveal Injury, A Personal Experience
​Arthroscopic TFCC Reconstruction
​Arthroscopic Intercarpal Fusions And Four Corner Fusion
​Management Of Perilunate Dislocations Arthroscopically
​Arthroscopic Assisted Fixation Of The Distal Radius Fracture
​What’s New In Instrumentation And Equipment For Wrist Arthroscopy, A Peep Into Tomorrow
​What A Surgeon Ought To Know About The Optics Of The Wrist Arthroscope, Proper Care And Handling

Day 1 PM

Topic
​Diagnostic Wrist Arthroscopy: Radiocarpal And Midcarpal Joints. Soft Tissue Debridement
Open Distal Radius Fixation
​Open Trapeziectomy And Mini Tightrope Procedure
Open Procedure: TFCC Reconstruction (Adams Technique)
Open Procedure: Scapholunate Reconstruction

DAY 2 AM

​Topic
TFCC Peripheral Repair
​TFCC Foveal Repair (Suture Anchors)
​TFCC Foveal Repair (Transosseous)
​TFCC Tendon Graft Reconstruction

 

Day 2 PM

Topic
Open Scaphoidectomy And Four Corner Fusion
Open Distal Radius Fixation
Open Trapeziectomy And Mini Tightrope Procedure
​Q&A, wrap up of Day 2


ADVANCED COURSE
Day 1 AM

​Topic
Diagnostic Wrist Arthroscopy: Radiocarpal, Midcarpal And DRU Joints. Volar Portal. Radial Styloidectomy And Wafer Procedure
​Arthroscopic Resections At The Wrist (Soft Tissue And Bone)
​Arthroscopic SL Ligament Repair And Capsulodesis
​Arthroscopic Assisted Scaphoid Fixation And Bone Grafting
​DRUJ/TFCC Anatomy And Pathomechanics
​Arthroscopic Approaches To DRUJ: Technique, Tips And Tricks
​Arthroscopic Peripheral And Foveal TFCC Reattachment
​Inside-Out Technique For TFCC Foveal Injury, A Personal Experience
Arthroscopic TFCC Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Intercarpal Fusions And Four Corner Fusion
​Management Of Perilunate Dislocations Arthroscopically
​Arthroscopic Assisted Fixation Of The Distal Radius Fracture
​What’s New In Instrumentation And Equipment For Wrist Arthroscopy, A Peep Into Tomorrow
What A Surgeon Ought To Know About The Optics Of The Wrist Arthroscope, Proper Care And Handling

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 AM

Topic
TFCC peripheral repair
TFCC foveal repair (Sutures anchors)
​TFCC foveal repair (Transosseous)
TFCC Tendon Graft Reconstruction

 

Day 2 AM

Topic
Arthroscopic Scaphoid Fixation and Bone Grafting
Arthroscopic Intercarpal Fusion

Arthroscopic Saphoidectomy 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

In line with the Singapore Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA), please note that we have updated our SingHealth Data Protection Policy, a copy of which is available at http://www.singhealth.com.sg/pdpa. Hard copies are also available on request.


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