Upper Extremity Lecture and Cadaver Lab Simulcast Sat, Sep 29 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

This brand new cadaver experience will cover the following topics:

  1. Flaps to the hand (intrinsic, loco-regional, fingertip) including:

    • Groin flap (back up flap)
    • Arm: Lateral arm
    • Forearm: (RFF, PIA, Becker, UAF)
    • Hand intrinsic flaps (Quaba, FDMA, Homodigital, cross finger, VY, Neurovascular island flap)
  2. Vascularized bone flaps: 1-2 ICSR), femoral condyle

  3. Wrist anatomy and surgery (PRC, four corner, scaphoid, Thumb CMC arthroplasty)

  4. Botox and hand ischemia

  5. AO Principles of fracture fixation including Metacarpal, Phalanx, Thumb, (articular and extra-articular fractures)

  6. Important nerve transfers, decompression and exposure to major peripheral nerves including:

    • Carpal tunnel
    • Cubital tunnel
    • Guyon’s canal
    • Radial tunnel
  7. Zone 2 flexor tendon repair

  8. Extensor tendon repair all zones including:

    • Swan Neck, Boutonniere, Mallet
    • Common tendon transfers
  9. Compartment syndrome release

  10. Vascular exposure

  11. Local analgesia and wide awake surgery infiltration technique

  12. Splinting safe position

  13. Cosmetic hand surgery: Fat grafting

Additional Fee: $475

Program Subject to Change.

Educational Grant Provided by: Platinum: Allergan Medical

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.