Thursday September 12th, 2019
08:30-11:00 - THA AND REGISTIES
Data from Australia, North America, Europe registries.
Specificities, influence on practices, limits.
11:30-12:45 - INDUSTRY WORKSHOP (MAJOR SPONSORS)
14:00-16:00 - CEMENT AND CEMENTED STEMS
Chemical properties, composite bone cement stem, the choice of materials.
Cementation technique: Charnley, Exeter, French paradox, North America.
Top 5 of cemented stems in registries.
16:00-18:00 - CEMENTLESS STEMS
Concepts of cement less stems. The choice of materials.
Coating. Thickness, length, roughness.
MEDICO ECONOMIC SYPOSIUM
Does the industry follow, anticipate, influence the markets?
Friday September 13th, 2019
8:00-10:00 - SHORT STEMS
An old history, a real innovation?
Debate around practices.
10:00-12:00 - DESIGN OF THE STEM
Straight, anatomic, custom made.
Debate around the collar.
14:00-17:00 – TECHNICAL ISSUES, STATE OF THE ART, EVOLUTION, NEW TRENDS
Planification, approach, femoral preparation.
Peri prosthetic fractures.
Augmented reality, virtual reality.
The plenary sessions will be animated with debates, controversies, mini battles, video clips, interactive discussion forums with the participants.