This 3 day course aims to provide delegates with a core understanding of the management of common foot and ankle problems.
Topics include biomechanics and gait; anatomy including cadaveric dissection; the evaluation and treatment of common disorders of the forefoot, midfoot and hindfoot pain; the role of orthotics. Management of foot and ankle trauma; diabetic and neuromuscular disorders; foot tumours and arthroscopy of the ankle.
There will be hands-on workstations to allow participants to perform forefoot surgery including Scarf, Chevron and Weil osteotomies, ankle and triple arthrodesis and ankle arthroscopy.
The course is for ST2-ST6 orthopaedic trainees and newly appointed foot and ankle consultants.
The fee includes all refreshments, Monday evening meal and the course dinner on Tuesday evening.