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7th Hand and Wrist Fracture Fixation Workshop

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7th Hand and Wrist Fracture Fixation Workshop
by Vaikunthan Rajaratnam - Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 6:24 PM

Date: 22 April 2017

Venue: Experimental Lab, KTPH Tower B

Station: 10 stations  (3 participants each station)

Course Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Understand and explain the anatomy and biology of the bone and its responses to injury
  • Assess and classify hand¬† fractures and explain the principles of managing them
  • Able to describe the principle and practice of lag screw, the dynamic compression plate and neutralization plate
  • Able to describe and rationalize the principles of rehabilitation following hand fractures

This workshop will be conducted based on the flipped classroom concept. All lectures are available on line and participants are expected to read and watch all videos as per the modules on hand and wrist fractures. During the workshop hand on skill will be performed by the participants with immediate feedback and practice.

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