Trauma Academy BioSkills Course
Shoulder - Proximal Humerus Fractures
In this two-day course, you will train the surgical treatment of different proximal humerus fractures on lifelike pre-fractured human specimens.
As an experienced surgeon, you will be able to deepen and expand your practical skills and knowledge in regards to proximal humerus fractures.
Highly experienced instructors will guide you through the surgeries and provide immediate feedback as well as valuable tips and tricks ensuring that you will have broaden your expert knowledge after the hands-on course.
The following topics are part of the course:
Minimally invasive stabilization of simple but unstable proximal humerus fractures.
Use of intramedullary nail and plate systems.
Open reduction of complex proximal humerus fractures and fixation using plate osteosynthesis.
Training of optimal positioning of the patient.
Analysis of biomechanics and fracture to determine surgical approaches, reconstruction and plate position.
Selection of key fragment to determine primary surgical approach.
ORGANIZE YOUR PLAN
KNOW YOUR IMPLANT
DEFINE YOUR PLAN
OPERATE YOUR PLAN
CHALLENGE YOUR PLAN
"What makes this course format unique is that it is closer to the reality we are facing every day in the operating room or clinic than any other course format which has ever existed."
DR. JAN VON RECUM
BG Clinic Ludwigshafen
ABOUT THE FRACTURE
These are examples of fractures which you will fix during your course.