Trauma Academy BioSkills Course
Ankle - Pilon
In this two-day course, you will train the surgical treatment of complex pilon 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 complex pilon 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:
Holistic treatment of complex pilon fractures.
Independent surgery on pre-fractured human specimens.
Analysis of biomechanics and fracture to determine surgical approaches, reconstruction and plate position.
Selection of key fragment to determine primary surgical approach.
Analysis of initial dislocation to determine position of main implant.
Profound knowledge of anatomy (vasculature/angiosomes).
OPERATE YOUR PLAN
ORGANIZE YOUR PLAN
KNOW YOUR IMPLANT
DEFINE 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.
Certified by the North Rhine Medical Association (Ärztekammer Nordrhein) -
CME points will be recognized.
Trauma Academy Certificate „L5-Silver“.
D.A.F. certified (Deutsche Assoziation für Fuß und Sprunggelenk e.V.).
GFFC certified (Gesellschaft für Fuß- und Sprunggelenkchirurgie e.V.).
Increase patient safety and improve patient outcomes.
Compliant environment with at least three medtech companies.