Sponsored Sessions

Thursday 12th March 2020
7.00am – 7.45am
Eureka Room 3

Advances in Imaging and Stability of the Hand and Wrist

Wrist arthroscopy can facilitate early definitive diagnosis of debilitating soft tissue injuries in athletes. Many such injuries can be treated successfully with minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques, reducing the morbidity associated with surgical exposure and permitting earlier return to competition.

During the session, Dr Toshiyasu Nakamura, Director of Orthopedic Department, Sanno Hospital from Japan and Dr Jan Ragnar Haugstvedt, Division Chair of Hand Surgery at Østfold hospital from Norway will be sharing their experiences on how manage TFCC injuries and the various options for stabilizing the hand and wrist.

RSVP: Limited spaces available. Please email Dianne.Heckenberg@arthrex.sg to secure your spot.


Thursday 12th March 2020
1.15pm – 2.00pm
Goldfields Plenary

Live streamed cadaver demonstration of the Motec Wrist Joint Prosthesis specifically designed for high demand patients

Live Streamed surgical demonstration of the Motec Wrist Joint Prosthesis specifically designed for high demand patients with Dr Tom Thorvaldson.

The Motec® Wrist Joint Prosthesis has been designed with the objective to provide a strong, stable, mobile and pain free wrist while minimizing the risk of luxation, loosening and osteolysis.

The overall clinical results achieved with the Motec Wrist Joint Prosthesis are very promising. In the end of 2016, more than 1.000 surgeries have been performed. The longest follow-up time is +15 years. Recent studies indicate a survival rate of approximately 80% at 10 years follow up for OA-patients.


Friday 13th March 2020
10.00am – 10.30am
Hands on Workshop Theatre – Exhibition

How Hologic Fluoroscan InSight FD Mini C-arms adds value to my practice

Please join Alexander Y. Shin, M.D., Professor and Consultant of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, U.S.A to see how mini c-arms can add value to your upper extremity practice. The Hologic Fluoroscan InSight FD Mini C-arm is compact extremities imaging system offering extremities orthopedic surgeons the highest image resolution image in a mini c-arm at the lowest exposure dose.


Friday 13th March 2020
1.15pm – 2.00pm
Eureka Room 3

Treatment of distal radius fractures including volar rim fragment management and salvage procedures

Chair and moderator: Dr. Herren

Topic of presentations:

  1. Distal Radius fractures Osteoligamentous concepts and key fragments (Prof. Bain)
  2. Treatment of distal radius volar rim fractures (Prof. Park)
  3. Salvage procedures for distal radius fractures (Dr. Herren)
  4. Case presentation (Prof. Bain) and discussion

RSVP: Limited spaces available. Please email aisha.majid@medartis.com to secure your spot.


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  • Key Dates

  • Call for Abstracts Open11 January, 2019
  • Early Bird Registration OpensFebruary 2019
  • Call for Abstracts Close11 September, 2019
  • Notifications to Authors10 October, 2019
  • Early Bird Registrations Close11 November, 2019
  • Regular Registrations12 November, 2019 -
    11 February 2020
  • Late Registration Fees Apply From12 February, 2020
  • Hand Surgery and the Digital Revolution Congress11 - 14 March, 2020

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