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VRC , 2nd. Edition : Adult Knee Reconstruction, Adult Hip Reconstruction , and Orthopaedic Oncology

VRC, 2nd. Edition: Adult Knee Reconstruction, Adult Hip Reconstruction, Orthopaedic Oncology

The three modules in this activity will cover the following:

  • Adult Knee Reconstruction will review clinical presentation of arthritis, assessment, and imaging. The course will review treatment strategies including osteotomy, unicompartmental arthroplasty, and total knee arthroplasty. It will discuss implant types and designs as well as surgical techniques. Complications, rehabilitation and revision will also be discussed.
  • Adult Hip Reconstruction will review surgical approaches, implant types, and fixation types. Complications of total hip arthroplasty including periprosthetic infection, fracture, and dislocation as well as treatment of these complications will be discussed.
  • Orthopaedic Oncology will review osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma, Ewing's sarcoma, metastatic disease and pathological fractures, soft tissue sarcoma, giant cell tumor, aneurysmal bone cyst, simple bone cyst, tumors by location and biopsy principles.

The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. designated this enduring material for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.