Patella Luxation

13/10/2017 all-day
Palmerston North N.Z
Massey University
08 9590 8850

Patella Luxation (Wetlab)

RidgeStop™ – a novel surgical technique for treatment of patella luxation.

Course Content:

This simple, affordable alternative to sulcoplasty surgery that can be used alone, as the sole treatment for patella
luxation, or as an adjunct to re-alignment operations. The course is in two parts: a lecture based overview of the
pathogenesis and treatment selection in patella luxation and a review of current surgical treatment options. This will be
followed by an introduction to RidgeStop™, its application and case presentations, before a practical session where
delegates will learn to use the RidgeStop™ instrumentation and implants on a cadaver (Wetlab) or synthetic bone model (Sawbone).

Course Agenda:

  • Overview of patella luxation pathophysiology
  • Diagnosis and current surgical treatments for patella luxation
  • Classifying the degree of luxation and associated deformities
  • The development and rationale of RidgeStop™
  • The RidgeStop™ procedure
  • Dry bone practical session

Key Learning Objectives:

By the end of this course delegates should have an
understanding of:

  • The aims of sulcoplasty
  • Treatment selection in patella luxation
  • The concept of RidgeStop™
  • Complete confidence to carry out RidgeStop™ procedure

Full Day MMP & RidgeStop $900

For full workshop details contact Orthomed

TEL: 08 9590 8850

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