Spring

May 8 – 11, 2019
Hilton Cleveland Downtown – Cleveland, Ohio

Course Description

The course is open to orthopaedic surgeons, residents, nurses, and members of the orthopaedic and allied health industries.

• This meeting will focus on both primary and revision outcomes, surgical approaches, new materials and design as well as address problems of articulation choice, fixation, bone deficiency, instability, trauma, and infection for hip and knee replacement.

• Topics delve into a triad of design, patient factors and technical proficiency responsible for achieving clinical longevity in hip and knee reconstruction.

• An assemblage of contemporary thought leaders will probe the boundaries of these problems and offer solutions for joint pathologies where arthroplasty is indicated.

• An assemblage of contemporary thought leaders will probe the boundaries of these problems and offer solutions for joint pathologies where arthroplasty is indicated.

• Plenary commentary, didactic clinical reports, technique videos, debate, case challenges, and live surgery define the formats of presentation, which provide an optimal learning opportunity for orthopaedic surgeons and other allied professionals involved in joint reconstruction.

•Featuring Interactive “Live Surgeries”

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

As a result of attending this symposium, the participant will be able to:

• Appraise evolving surgical techniques and implant technologies through didactic and interactive live presentation as well as evaluate early and longterm clinical outcomes.

• Identify problems and concerns relevant to hip and knee arthroplasty including polyethylene wear, taper corrosion, short- and long-term tissue response, inter-component failure, and peri-prosthetic fracture.

• Discuss optimal clinical application of current and evolving fixation techniques in primary and revision procedures including cement, hydroxyapatite, porous coating, press fit, impaction grafting, and evolving porous metal technologies.

• Appreciate current solution options for hip and knee arthroplasty failure where revision is an endpoint and understand the contributory roles of bone loss, soft tissue deficiency, and infection.

Accreditation Statement

The live activity has been approved for 20 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

Americans With Disabilities Act

The Current Concepts Institute fully intends to comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you need assistance, please call 216-295-1900 at least two weeks prior to the activity.

Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of the Current Concepts Institute to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education. All persons serving in a position to control the content of the educational activity are required to disclose all relevant fi nancial relationships with any commercial interests. This information will be disclosed to activity participants prior to the commencement of the educational activity in the materials distributed.

Disclaimer

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the author/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by the Current Concepts Institute. In no event will the Current Concepts Institute be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon information provided through this CME activity.

 

 

Cleveland Ticket Offer

As a special offering for registering and attending the CCJR Cleveland meeting, each participant may request one complimentary ticket to go to either the Cleveland Indians baseball game or the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Cleveland Indians vs. Chicago White Sox
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6:10 pm
Progressive Field, 2401 Ontario St., Cleveland, Ohio 44115
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Admission for Saturday, May 11, 2019
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
1100 E 9th St, Cleveland, OH 44114

  • Ticket must be requested in advance of CCJR meeting
  • One complimentary ticket per CCJR registrant (Indians game OR Rock & Roll Hall of Fame)
  • Indians Ticket sent electronically and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ticket must be picked up at CCJR Registration Desk
  • Additional tickets may be purchased at discounted group rate of $31.50 each for Indians tickets or $19.00 for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame tickets. No Refunds.
  • Limited Availability
  • Confirmation sent by email
  • Transportation to and from the Indians game or the Rock & Roll of Hall of Fame on your own
    (Ballpark 0.9 mile and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 0.5 mile walk from Hilton Cleveland Downtown)

Request A Complimentary Ticket to an Indians game or the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame!

 

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