Industry sponsored symposia



Thursday 1 September 2016

 

 

12.50-13.50

Room: South School     

Bonesupport
Industry Symposium

"Meet the Experts: challenging cases in bone infections"

Expert Panel:
Martin McNally, UK
Armin Koller, Germany
Mark Rogers, UK
Martin Glombitza, Germany                         


12.50-13.50

Room: East School         

Smith & Nephew industry Symposium

Achieving predictable outcomes following hip and knee arthroplasty

Robin Martin:
Mode of action of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) in closed
incision management following surgery


Sudheer Karlakki:
Primary joint arthroplasty and closed incisional wounds: results of 220
patient RCT on primary hips and knees with or without PICO™ NPWT



Friday 2 September 2016

12.35-13.35    

Room: South School   

Biocomposites Industry Symposium

Improving outcomes in infected cases; surgical tips, tricks and lessons learnt from over 1,000 cases
  • Improving outcomes in infected revision cases
  • Managing risks in comorbid patients undergoing primary joint replacement
  • Salvaging limbs in extreme cases 

Chair: Rhidian Morgan-Jones, (Cardiff)
Edward McPherson (Los Angeles)
Adrian Taylor (Oxford)

 


12.40-13.40 

Room: East School   

Heraeus Industry Symposium

"Anti-biofilm strategies - what is effective?"

Prof. Dr. Carlo L. Romanò
Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Drago
Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Mike R. Reed
Northumbria NHS Trust, Newcastle University, UK