Glasgow Periprosthetic Infection Symposium

25 Oct 18
25 October 2018
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
232 - 242 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5RJ

The inaugural Periprosthetic Meeting has an internationally renowned faculty who will discuss all aspects of periprosthetic joint infection including basic sciences, diagnosis, clinical features and the necessity of a multidisciplinary approach.

The Meeting consists of a series of lectures, panel discussions and clinical scenarios outlining the latest research and up to date consensus on managing this challenging clinical issue.

Learning Objectives

  • epidemiology and basic science of periprosthetic infection
  • prevention of periprosthetic infection
  • recognise the indications of when periprosthetic infection occurs and diagnosis
  • the management of periprosthetic infection
  • a multidisciplinary team approach is mandatory
  • the importance of audit
  • research and future developments of management of periprosthetic infection

Speakers include: 

  • Mr Patrick Ashcroft Aberdeen, UK
  • Mr Jason Webb Bristol, UK
  • Professor Steffan Breusch Edinburgh, UK
  • Mr Hans Mau Hamburg, Germany
  • Professor Mike Reed Hexham, UK

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