Programme Information 2021

9th & 10th September 2021
Human Anatomy Resource Department
University of Liverpool
Familiarisation with BAPRAS / BOA Standards & 2016 NICE Guidelines

Thursday 9th September 2021

08:30 Individual Arrivals & Registration  
09:00 Welcome and Introduction  
09:05 History of the Management of Open Fractures  
  Early Management  
09:20 Emergency Room
09:35 Wound Extensions & Soft Tissue Debridement
09:50 Bone Debridement
10:00 Classification  
10:10 Discussion  
10:30 Tea/Coffee Break  
  Perfusion Problems  
10:45 Compartment Syndrome
11:00 Vascular Injuries
11:15 Degloving
11:25 Discussion  
  Cadaveric Lab  
11:45

1. Demonstration of Fasciotomy Technique
2. Debridement, Wound Extensions, Fasciotomy

 
13:00 Lunch  
13:45 Temporary Skeletal Stabilization
14:00 Temporary Dressings
14:15 Principles of Soft Tissue Reconstruction
14.30 Discussion  
  Cadaveric Lab  
14:45 Application of spanning external fixator across tibia & ankle  
15:45 Coffee  
  Cadaveric Lab  
16:00 Distally-based Fasciocutaneous flap Perforator Localization  
17:00 End of Day 1  

Friday 10th September 2021

08:30 Coffee  
08:45 Day 1 Recap  
 08:50 Definitive stabilization Internal or External fixation
09:20 Discussion  
  Cadaveric Lab  
09:30

Demonstration and Practical
1. Popliteal fossa exposure, godina approach, shunting
2. Proximal soft tissue defect cover
 i) Proximally based fasciocutaneous flap
 ii) Medial gastrocnemius flap

 
10:45 Coffee  
  Complex Wounds  
11:00 Amputation in open tibia fractures
11:15 Management of bone defects
11:30 Blast and high velocity injuries
11:45 Discussion  
  When things go wrong…  
12:00 with soft tissues  
12:15 with Bone  
12:30 Management of Infection
12:45 Discussion  
13:00 Allocation of cases for discussion  
13:30 Lunch Break  
  Cadaveric Lab  
14:15 Application of monocortical fixator
Semiextended nailing
 
  Case Discussion  
15:45 Case presentations and discussion  
17:00 Concluding remarks, feedback forms and course certificates