Replant Revisited Sat, Sep 29 4:30-6:00 p.m.

  • Replantation -- Historical highlights
  • Expanding Indications -- Advancing the limits
  • Intraoperative Sequence -- Techniques and Tips
  • Bridging the Nerve Gap
  • Challenging Replants -- Avulsion, Distal Injury, Pediatric
  • Large Implant Issues - Shunts, Transfusion, Nephrotoxicity
  • Postoperative Care -- What Works, What's Voodo?
  • "Doc, can I smoke marijuana? At least let me drink coffee."
  • Late Complications -- Adhesions, Stiff Joints, nonunion.
  • Not Replantable -- Prosthesis
  • Not Replantable -- The Role of TMR
  • Outcomes -- Show Me the Evidence

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain current indications and contraindications for replantation.
  2. Describe the intra-operative sequence for efficiency in replantation
  3. Describe post-operative care for replantation.
  4. Be familiar with options when replantation is not feasible
  5. Know outcomes of replantation

Program Subject to Change.

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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.