• Foundation for Hand Surgery

FINGER, CARPAL AND WRIST JOINT FUSION

FINGER, CARPAL AND WRIST JOINT FUSION

Trainers: Philippe Bellemère, Angel Ferreres

Date

8 November 2019

Venue

SFITS, Geneva University Hospital (HUG), Switzerland

Description

Educational program:

  • Technical principles and material used for joint fusion
  • DIP joint fusion
  • DIP joint fusion procedure (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • PIP joint fusion
  • PIP joint fusion procedure
  • Fusion of the thumb MCP joint
  • Thumb MCP joint fusion procedure (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • Intercarpal fusion
  • Four-corner-Capitolunate fusion procedures (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • Partial and total wrist fusion
  • Radioscapholunate fusion – total wrist fusion procedures (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)

Number of participants

20 participants

Duration

1 day
7:30 – 16:00

Additional Information

Participants and speakers will arrive the evening before for dinner so they can start early the next morning.

Each registration will need to be confirmed by a donation to the Foundation for Hand Surgery. Details will be given following the registration process.

Philippe Bellemère

Angel Ferreres

Registration – FINGER, CARPAL AND WRIST JOINT FUSION