Glasgow Periprosthetic Infection Symposium

25 Oct 18
25 October 2018
8:30am – 4:30pm
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
232 - 242 St Vincent Street Glasgow G2 5RJ

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.

Faculty

  • Mr Patrick Ashcroft – Aberdeen, UK
  • Mr Jason Webb – Bristol, UK
  • Professor Steffen Breusch – Edinburgh, UK
  • Dr Hans Mau – Hamburg, Germany
  • Professor Mike Reed – Hexham, UK
  • Professor Farres Haddad – London, UK
  • Professor Dominic Meek – Glasgow, UK
  • Mr Philip Mitchell – London, UK
  • Mr Jonathon Howell – Exeter, UK
  • Professor Andrew Manktelow – Nottingham, UK

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

Who should attend?

  • Consultant Orthopaedic surgeons
  • Orthopaedic trainees
  • Microbiology specialists
  • Infectious disease specialists
  • Arthroplasty nurse specialists
  • Arthroplasty physiotherapists

More details from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow website