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AAOS Perfecting the Fundamentals of Inpatient and Outpatient Total Hip Arthroplasty
OLC Education and Conference Center
9400 W Higgins Rd Ste 100 Rosemont, IL 60018-4975
April 24-25, 2020
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Cutoff Date:
April 25, 2020
Last Refund Date:
April 10, 2020
Seats Remaining:
Course Directors: Scott M. Sporer, MD, FAAOS, and Hany S. Bedair, MD, FAAOS

Elevate your surgical skills and expand your approaches for primary and revision hip replacement
This exciting and revamped surgical skills course, led by top surgeons in the field, provides the latest updates in total hip arthroplasty – both inside and outside of the operating room. Over two days, get u
p to speed on current best practices and the latest technologies designed to enhance patient outcomes for primary and revision THA.

Kick off the course with classroom-style learning to refresh your fundamental on planning, protocols, decision-making and complication management. Deep dive into one of the hottest areas in THA – outpatient surgery – with a new section focused on total hip economics. Lectures, discussions, case reviews and videos make for a dynamic learning format.

Then, spend one full day in the cadaver lab getting hands-on experience with new technology. In small groups, you will rotate through each technology station to familiarize yourself with the equipment and practice state-of-the-art techniques including:

  - DA With a Table
  - Total Hip Arthroplsty with Adaptable Arm
Custom Alignment Guide
Preoperative Templating/Patient Outpatient Selection
Articulating Antibiotic Spacers

Course Highlights

   - Hands-on experience with new technology: robotics, navigation, remote monitoring, and custom hips

    - New! ‘Total Hip Economics’ section focusing on outpatient THA program formats and transition plans

    - Networking with peers and faculty

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:

  1. Complete thorough preoperative planning for primary total hip arthroplasty including preoperative medical optimization, stem designs, fixation options and bearing surfaces
  2. Determine approach options for THR including direct anterior, anterolateral and posterior as well as extensile approaches to the hip joint
  3. Avoid, identify and manage complications following hip arthroplasty including fracture, infection, dislocation, and adverse local reaction
  4. Understand and integrate the latest technologies into practice
  5. Begin the transition to outpatient THA

Bring your PA for a unique opportunity to work together and strengthen your performance as a team!
PAs can attend lectures, view surgical demonstrations, and observe in the lab.

Please note: PAs must register with an orthopaedic sugeon by calling AAOS Customer Service at 1.800.626.6726 and providing the name of the surgeon that is registered for the course.

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*PAs may attend lectures and observe surgical demonstrations. PAs must register with an orthopaedic surgeon by calling AAOS Customer Service at 1-800-626-6726 and providing the name of the surgeon that is registered for the course.

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Add the course recording for only $199!
Supplement your notes, hear it all again for improved retention, and earn additional CME!

Select the "Course Plus OnDemand Access” option during registration.

    • List Price - $2,798.00
    • List Price - $2,599.00
    • Member Price - $2,298.00
    • Member Price - $2,099.00
    • Resident Price - $1,698.00
    • Resident Price - $1,499.00
    • Physician Assistant - $1,098.00
    • Physician Assistant - $899.00
    • Physician Assistant/Orthopaedic PA Member Price - $898.00
    • Physician Assistant/Orthopaedic PA Member Price - $699.00
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