£176 – £220

London Paediatric Orthopaedic FRCS(Orth)Seminars. The ultimate pass guide.

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Percy Roberts Lecture Theatre

The Gordon Museum of Pathology

Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus

London

SE1 1UL

United Kingdom

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A new two-day instructional course from the directors of the highly successful joint Great Ormond Street and Evelina London Children's Hospitals FRCS(Orth) Revision clinical and viva courses. Produced in response to popular demand, and based on our experience of how candidates perform under pressure, this course covers the core curriculum as well as the latest developments in paediatric orthopaedics.




Features include:

  • Key learning points not “in the books”

  • Important tips on how to make core knowledge easy to recall under exam conditions

  • Special attention to topics candidates frequently get confused about

  • Where to direct your revision if your experience of paediatrics is limited

  • What you need to know to improve your score from 6 to 7 or 8

  • Plenty of opportunity to ask questions and clarify your thinking


  • 10% discount for BOTA members and additional 10% discount when referring a friend



Course Programme Day 1

09:00-09:20 Registration

09:20-09:30 Introduction and Aims of the Course

09:30-10:00 Normal Variants - why this is essential knowledge for the exam


Demystifying the Paediatric Hip

10:00-10:40 i) DDH - a logical approach to treatment

10:40-11:20 ii) SCFE- tackling the controversies

11:20-11:40 Coffee Break

11:40-12:10 iii) Perthes disease - explaining classifications and treatment

12:10-12:50 iii) Coxa Vara, Avascular Necrosis - DD & management

12:50-13:20 Lunch

Demystifying Paediatric Orthopaedic Procedures (1)

13:20-14:00 Hip: Open Reduction, Osteotomies, Surgical Hip Dislocation

14:00-14:30 Limb Deformities and LLD - what people get confused about

14:30-15:00 Congenital Lower Limb Deficiencies - the essentials explained

15:00-15:20 Coffee Break

15:20-15:50 Congenital Upper Limb Conditions - principles & management


Demystifying Paediatric Orthopaedic Procedures (2)

15:50-16:30 Frames, lengthening nails, 8 plates

16:30-16:40 Summary of the day

Course Programme Day 2

09:00-09:30 Paediatric Trauma: common pitfalls and how to avoid them

09:30-10:00 Fractures around the Elbow - what the examiner wants to hear

10:00-10:30 Infections in Children - current concepts and treatment

Demystifying the Paediatric Foot

10:30-11:00 i) Clubfoot and Congenital Vertical Talus

11:00-11:20 Coffee break

11:20-11:50 ii) "Neurological" feet (Cavo-Varus and Equinus deformities)

11:50-12:20 iii) Other (Malformations, Coalitions, Bunions, Flat & Skewfoot)

12:20-12:50 Lunch

Demystifying Paediatric Orthopaedic Procedures (3)

12:50-13:30 Feet: Releases, Tendon Transfers, Osteotomies, Fusions


13:30-14:00 Metabolic Conditions - all what you need to know for the exam

14:00-14:30 Skeletal Dysplasias and Syndromes - made easy

14:30-14:50 Coffee break

14:50-15:20 The Paediatric Knee - congenital pathologies, sports injuries

15:20-15:50 Cerebral Palsy - the modern approach to treatment

15:50-16:00 Summary of the day

Sessions divided into – Instructional / Case Presentation / Interactive Discussion



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Percy Roberts Lecture Theatre

The Gordon Museum of Pathology

Hodgkin Building, Guy's Campus

London

SE1 1UL

United Kingdom

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