Meetings

2. Annual meeting: 16-17 november 2017 at Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark - SIGN UP HERE
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We are happy to announce the 2. annual meeting of the Nordic LLRS society, where experts from the Nordic countries meet to discuss the latest new advancements in limb lengthening and reconstructive orthopaedics in children and adults. Including your cases, please submit no later than one month prior to the meeting!

WE WILL INCLUDE AS MANY SUBMITTED CASES AS POSSIBLE INTO THE LECTURES.

Speakers:

Prof. Rainer Baumgart (GE) from ZEM, München - The inventor of the Fitbone nail and a world renowned expert in bone lengthening reconstructive procedures on posttraumatic, post malignant or idiopathic basis in children and adults.

Prof. Hamish Simpson (UK) from University of Edinburgh specialised in limb reconstruction, musculoskeletal infection and paediatric deformity. Prof. Simpson  has a research interest in stem cells for musculoskeletal repair, infection and impaired bone healing.

Details:

Time: Thursday the 16 of November to friday the 17 of november
Place:Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen Denmark.
Juliane Maries Vej 20, entrance 93
Price: Meeting fee: 400 dkkr. (55 euro) Dinner fee: 525 dkkr. (70 euro)
Meeting sign up at :
www.llrs-nordic.org
Become a member : www.llrs-nordic.org
Submit your case(s) - in ppt - to: llrsnordic2017@gmail.com
Contact : llrsnordic2017@gmail.com
Conference dinner: Restaurant Bæst, Guldbergsgade 29, 2200 København
Suggested accommodation:
Hotel Sankt Petri located in central Copenhagen,
Use this
link or code: LLRSNORDIC for conference rates
The central Copenhagen area has a number of cheaper hotel
alternatives.
Payment: Please pay no later than 1. of october to:
EBAN:DK6167710005301013
SWIFT:LAPNDKK1
Please write your name and “LLRS Nordic Copenhagen 2017” on the bank transfer.

PROGRAM (Subject to change)

Thursday 16/11
(adult recon)

Case based lectures

Moderator

12.00-13.00

Lunch, registration

 

13.00-13.15

Welcome

Tobias Nygaard

13.15-14.00

Fitbone nails in deformity

Rainer Baumgart

14.00-14.40

Open fractures

Ulrik Kähler Olesen

15.00-15.40

Bone Transport

Søren Kold

15.40-16.20

Stem cells for non-union

Hamish Simpson

16.20-17.00

Strategies for infected non-union

17.00-17.20

Coffeebreak!

 

17.20-18.00

Adult deformity

Henrik Lundblad

18.00-18.30

All wire Ilizarov for fractures

Ilija Ban

19.30

Dinner at Restaurant “Bæst”

 

Friday 17/11 (paediatric ortho)

 

 

8.00-8.30

Breakfast

 

8.30-9.15

Fitbone nails in children

Rainer Baumgart

9.15-10.00

Cases-multiple H. Exostose

Tobias Nygaard

10.00-10.45

Congenital tibial pseudoarthrosis

Einar Hellquist

10.45-11.00

Coffee break!

 

11.00-12.00

Evolution of the management of limb reconstruction patients with intramedullary nail lengthening

Hamish Simpson

12.00-12.30

New unsolved cases

Hamish Simpson

12.30-13.15

TSF/external fixator

Joachim Horn

13.15-14.00

Board Meeting

Grab ‘n go lunch

Dear collegues, the next LLRS-Nordic meeting will be held at Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark, in November 2017 - 

Date, program, speakers will be announced around april.

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Past meeting, Oslo, november 2016

PROGRAM:

Thursday 24/11 - Congenital deformities
   
12.00 Registration and lunch
13.00 Welcome, Joachim Horn
13.05 Common congenital limb defekts - an overview, Ivan Hvid
13.20 Reconstruction in PFFD and fibular hemimelia, Ralph Sakkers
14.00 Conservative treatment in PFFD and fibular hemimelia, Trine Sand Kaastad
14.20 Discussion and cases: recon vs conservative treatment, Henrik Lundblad
15.20 Coffee break
15.40 Genetics, Skeletal dysplasia, Cecilie Rustad
16.00 Achondroplasia, Joachim Horn
16.20 Osteogenesis imperfecta, Ralph Sakkers
16.40 Lengthening in achondroplasia, Frank Schiedel
17.20 Discussion and cases: reconstruction in skeletal dysplasia,  Stefan Huhnstock
18.00 Closing remarks
20.00 Dinner at Tjuholmen sjømagasinet
   
Friday 25/11 Acquired deformities
   
09.00 The Ilizarov method - history and basic priniciples, Leif Pål Kristiansen
09.30 Lengthening nails - from the ISKD to the PRECICE nail, Frank Schiedel
10.30 Experiences with the Fitbone nail, Jonas Fevang and Stefanie Böhm
10.50 Coffee break
11.10 Discussion and cases; Ext. fixator and nail lengthening , Tobias Nygaard
12.10 Pre.op. planning in deformity corrections, EPF method, Ulrik Kähler Olesen
12.30 Bone transport, Søren Kold
12.50 Lunsj
13.20 Evaluation of the meeting. "when", "where" and program of next meeting
14.00 Closing remarks