• Foundation for Hand Surgery

PROSTHETIC ARTHROPLASTIES, THUMB CARPOMETACARPAL JOINT OA

PROSTHETIC ARTHROPLASTIES

Trainers: Philippe Bellemère, Daniel Herren, Massimo Ceruso, Alain Tchurukdichian, Bruno Lussiez

Date

30-31 October 2020

Venue

SFITS, Geneva, Switzerland

Description

(Temporary) Program of this two-day session:

 

PIP arthroplasty
Live demonstration and practice :

  • Dorsal approach (Tactys, Capflex and Silicon implants)
  • Lateral approach (Pyrocarbon and Silicon implants)
  • Palmar and dorsal approach (Silicon implants)

 

DIP arthroplasty
Live demonstration and practice :

  • DIP silicon arthroplasty

 

MCP arthroplasty
Live demonstration and practice :

  • MCP arthroplasty with Silicon implant
  • MCP arthroplasty with Pyrocarbon implants (partial and total)

 

Thumb CMC – the “must know” procedures: conservative procedures and biological arthroplasties

  • Thumb CMC denervation : PP presentation (15’) live demonstration (30’) Practical exercise (45’)
  • The unstable thumb CMC joint: PP presentation (15’) live demonstration (30’) Practical exercise (45’)
  • First Metacarpal/Trapezium osteotomy: PP presentation (15’) live demonstration (30’) Practical exercise (45’)
  • CMC Biological arthroplasties: PP presentation (15’) live demonstration (45’) Practical exercise (60’)
  • Thightrope ligamentoplasty

 

Base of the thumb: prosthetic arthroplasties

  • The trapeziometacarpal prosthesis : actual considerations
  • Implants for interposition around the trapezium
  • Postero-lateral approach of trapeziometacarpal joint
  • Latero-palmar approach of trapeziometacarpal joint
  • Postero-lateral approach of a trapeziometacarpal prosthesis (Touch®)
  • PYROCARDAN implant for the CMC and STT joints
  • Latero-palmar approach of a trapeziometacarpal prosthesis (MOOVIS)

Number of participants

40 participants

Duration

2 days
7:30 – 15:00

Additional Information

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

Philippe Bellemère

Daniel Herren

Massimo Ceruso

Alain Tchurukdichian

Bruno Lussiez

Registration – Prosthetic Arthroplasties