• Foundation for Hand Surgery

BASE OF THE THUMB: CONSERVATIVE SURGERY

BASE OF THE THUMB: CONSERVATIVE SURGERY

Trainers: Massimo Ceruso, Jean Goubau, Gürsel Leblebicioglu, Etienne Rapp, Alain Tchurukdichian

Date

13 September 2019

Venue

SFITS, Geneva, Switzerland

Description

Educational program:

  • Thumb carpometacarpal joint innervation
  • CMC joint denervation (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • The unstable thumb carpometacarpal joint
  • Ligament stabilization (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • First metacarpal/Trapezium osteotomy (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • Osteoarthritis of the base of the thumb
  • Thumb carpometacarpal resection arthroplasty (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)
  • Tight rope ligamentoplasty (surgical demonstration and practical exercise)

Number of participants

20 participants

Duration

1 day
7:30 – 17:00

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.

Massimo Ceruso

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Jean Goubau

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Gürsel Leblebicioglu

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Etienne Rapp

Alain Tchurukdichian

Registration – Base of the thumb: conservative surgery