- Nanne Kort
The ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course will be organized in Istanbul on 13-14 July 2018. Following on the success of the previous course in November 2015, this 1 and ½ day event is aimed at surgeons who want to perform or are performing knee joint replacement surgery with assistance and are eager to become independent specialists. The course will comprise lectures, saw bone demonstrations, case discussions and a cadaver lab where participants will be able to perform surgery under the guidance of distinguished EKA faculty. This year’s faculty will include Roland Becker, Nanne Kort, Michael Hirschmann, Simon Donnell, Per Kjaersgaerd, Mustafa Karahan, Fahri Erdogan, Reha Tandogan in addition to an active and expert local faculty. All aspects of primary total knee arthroplasty; from pre-op planning to rehabilitation, including surgical techniques, enhanced recovery, prevention of infection, and intra-operative complications will be addressed. The attendees will have an opportunity to prepare in advance for the course with the excellent educational materials prepared by EKA. The course venue is the state of the art “Center of Advanced Simulation and Education “CASE” located in the Acibadem University Campus. In addition to an excellent scientific program, delegates will be able to enjoy the beauty and charm of Istanbul and the Anatolian side of the magical Bosphorus.
To enhance your learning experience and to provide a one-on-one interaction with the faculty, the course registration will be limited to 24 delegates. Details of the scientific program, registration, and accommodation can be found on the ESSKA-EKA website www.europeankneeassociates.org