ISMRM 23rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition 30 May - 05 June 2015 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Educational Course

Orthopedic Surgery: What Do I need to Know Before & After? Part 2: Soft Tissue

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate to Advanced

ORGANIZERS: Garry E. Gold, M.D., Richard Kijowski, M.D., William B. Morrison, M.D., & Ravinder R. Regatte, Ph.D.

Thursday 4 June 2015

Overview: In depth discussions of clinical imaging of emerging orthopaedic surgery procedures, optimal repair strategies and complications for treatment of ACL, meniscal and labral tears.

Target Audience
Radiologists, orthopedic surgeons and clinical care providers who will benefit from increased knowledge on the use of MRI for evaluating OA before and after various orthopaedic procedures.

Educational Objectives
As a result of attending this course, participants should be able to:
Recognize the new emerging orthopaedic surgery procedures, repair strategies, and complications for treatment of arthritis and soft tissue injury and degeneration;
Become familiar with new emerging orthopaedic procedures and repair strategies; and
Recognize complications associated with soft tissue repairs and reconstructions, including ligament, tendon, and fibrocartilage

Moderators: Eric Y. Chang, M.D., Lynne S. Steinbach, M.D.
13:30 ACL Reconstruction: Techniques & Failure
Lynne S. Steinbach, M.D.
14:00 Meniscal Repair & Replacement
Hollis G. Potter, M.D.
14:30 Rotator Cuff Repair: Old & New Techniques - permission withheld
Miriam A. Bredella, M.D.
15:00 Labral Repair of the Shoulder: Anatomic & Non-Anatomic
Luis S. Beltran, M.D.
15:30 Adjournment & Meet the Teachers