Programme Information

[Draft Version]

14th – 16th June 2017 | Human Anatomy Resource Department | University of Liverpool

Familiarisation with BAPRAS / BOA Standards & 2016 NICE Guidelines


Wednesday 14th June 2017

08:30 Registration & Coffee
09:15 Welcome and Introduction to standards for open tibial fracture management
09:25 A historical perspective in open tibial fracture treatment
09:40 Assessment and Management in the Emergency Room – Evidence for 2016 NICE Guidelines
09.55 Discussion
10.00 Wound extensions and soft tissue debridement
10.15 Bone Debridement
10.30 Discussion
10.40 Coffee break
10.55 Compartment Syndrome
11.10 Vascular Injuries
11.25 Degloving
11.35 Discussion
11.45 Demonstration of Fasciotomy technique
12.05 Cadaveric Workshop:

  1. Fasciotomy
  2. Creation of open fracture
  3. Debridement
13.00 Lunch Break
13.45 Temporary skeletal stability
14.00 Temporary dressings in open fractures and evidence for the guidelines
14.15 Discussion
14.25 Dry bone workshop: Spanning external fixation across knee and ankle
15.40 Coffee Break
16:00 Cadaveric workshop: Application of spanning external fixator across tibia and ankle
17:00 END OF DAY
19:00 Course dinner: Lunya Restaurant

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Thursday 15th June 2017

08:45 Coffee
09:00 Principles of soft tissue cover in relation to open tibial fractures
09:15 Definitive stabilisation – Internal or external fixation
09:30 Discussion
09:40 Cadaveric workshop:

  1. Distal tibial fasciocutaneous flap
  2. Clinical Perforator Localisation
11:00 Coffee break
11:15 Cadaveric workshop:

  1. Popliteal fossa exposure, Godina approach, shunting
  2. Creation of proximal soft tissue defect
  3. Proximally based tibial fasciocutaneous flap
  4. Medial gastrocnemius flap
13:00 Lunch Break
14:00 Amputation in open tibial fractures
14:15 Management of bone defects:

Principles and Techniques

14:30 Blast and high velocity injuries
14:45 Discussion
14:55 Coffee Break
15:15 Cadaveric workshop:

Application of Monocortical fixator

Semi-extended nailing of tibia

 

 

17:30 END OF DAY

Friday 16th June 2017

08:45 Coffee
09:00 Severe open fractures in children
09:15 When things go wrong with soft tissues
09:30 When things go wrong with bone
09:45 Discussion
9:55 Allocation of cases for discussion
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Case Presentations
12:30 Concluding remarks

Course certificates

12:40 Lunch Break
13:20 – 17:00 Optional cadaveric workshop:

Dissection / Special flaps

One to one discussion with faculty