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2019 Stanford Hand Surgery and Therapy Symposium: What's New in Upper Limb Innovation versus Tried and True
Feb 07 - 10, 2019 | USD $750 | Incline Village, Nevada
2019 Stanford Hand Surgery and Therapy Symposium: What's New in Upper Limb Innovation versus Tried and True is organzied by Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education and will be held from Feb 07 - 10, 2019 at Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort & Spa, Incline Village, Nevada, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is for physicians, allied health professionals, and hand therapists specializing in hand surgery and orthopedic surgery. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Conference Description : The 2019 Stanford Hand Surgery and Therapy Symposium is intended to meet the educational needs of a national audience of hand surgeons, orthopedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, hand therapists, and allied health professionals who are interested in current evidence-based hand surgery and therapy guidelines. This comprehensive symposium will address new surgical approaches and therapeutic treatment strategies based on cutting-edge clinical advances and new research findings. Participants will have multiple opportunities for discussion and close interaction with course faculty through lectures, question-and-answer sessions, case presentations, and concurrent breakout sessions. This program also includes a hand therapist exam review, journal club discussing the most salient journal articles of the year and hands-on cadaver skills labs and workshops. Conference Objectives : • Critically assess individual current practices to determine congruency with the current standards of care. • Evaluate routine preoperative antibiotics in order to deem necessary for simple hand procedures. • Develop effective strategies to address all facets of treatment of distal radius fractures. • Identify the best practices as supported by the literature for treatment of hand and upper limb fractures, compressive neuropathies, arthritis, ligament injuries with hand therapy, and Dupuytren’s contracture. • Improve surgical skills performance by integrating techniques and approaches during hands-on bioskills labs. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.