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|6:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.||Registration||Peacock Foyer|
|6:00 – 8:00 a.m.||Breakfast for all attendees||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
|6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.||AAHKS and Guest Societies Poster Exhibition
Thank you to Stryker
|6:00 a.m. – 2:55 p.m.||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall Open||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
|6:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.||Surgical Technique Video Viewing||Rotunda|
|7:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.||AAHKS Resident Arthroplasty Course
Thank you to DePuy Synthes, Smith & Nephew, Stryker and Zimmer Biomet
Resident Hip and Knee Breakout Sessions:
10:20 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:15 – 2:40 p.m.
|7:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.||The Business of Total Joint Replacement Course: Finding Talent and Value||Senators Lecture Hall|
|7:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.||AAHKS Orthopaedic Team Member Course||Wedgwood Ballroom|
|7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Industry Symposia||Grand Ballrooms A-E and Metropolitan (Mezzanine)|
Industry Symposia are separate from the official program planned by the AAHKS Annual Meeting Program Committee and do not offer AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ unless noted by the sponsor.
|11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.||Lunch for all Attendees||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
|12:45 – 2:00 p.m.||“Ask the Experts” Case Sessions – Primary Hip
Daniel J. Berry, MD; Robert L. Barrack, MD; Thomas K. Fehring, MD; William J. Hozack, MD; Luigi Zagra, MD
|Grand Ballroom A|
|Thank you to Exactech||“Ask the Experts” Case Sessions – Primary Knee
Steven B. Haas, MD; Kirby D. Hitt, MD; Brett R. Levine, MD; Mark W. Pagnano, MD; Fares Haddad, BSc, MD(Res), FRCS
|Grand Ballroom B|
|“Ask the Experts” Case Sessions – Revision Hip
Thomas P. Sculco, MD; Kevin L. Garvin, MD; David G. Lewallen, MD; Wayne G. Paprosky, MD; Andrew R. Manktelow, BSc, MBBS, FRCS(Orth)
|Grand Ballroom E|
|“Ask the Experts” Case Sessions – Revision Knee
Walter B. Beaver, MD; Matthew P. Abdel, MD; Robert M. Molloy, MD; Claudio C. Castelli, MD; Antonia F. Chen, MD
|Grand Ballroom D|
|“Ask the Experts” Case Sessions – Joint Preservation
Robert T. Trousdale, MD; Robert L. Buly, MD; Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD; Atul F. Kamath, MD
|2:30 – 2:55 p.m.||Break||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
|2:55 p.m.||President’s Welcome to the 2018 AAHKS Annual Meeting
Craig J. Della Valle, MD
The entire General Session takes place in the Trinity Ballroom.
|3:00 – 4:08 p.m.||Session One: Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty||Moderators: Craig J. Della Valle, MD and William A. Jiranek, MD|
|No Difference in Five-Year Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes Between Kinematic and Mechanical Alignment in TKA – A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial||Matthew Walker, FRACS
Auckland, New Zealand
|To Cement or Not? Five-Year Update of a Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Cemented vs. Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasty||Kevin B. Fricka, MD
|A Prospective, Randomized Trial of Cemented vs. Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasty of the Same, Modern Design||Denis Nam, MD, MSc
|Physical Therapy on Postoperative Day 0 Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial of 394 Patients||Tyler E. Calkins, BS
|The Effect of Topical and Intravenous Tranexamic Acid on Drug Levels in Patients Undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo Controlled Study||David J. Mayman, MD
New York, NY
|Intraoperative Ketamine During Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial||Eric Levicoff, MD
|Is Operative Time a Predictor for Postoperative Infection Following Total Knee Arthroplasty?||Hiba Anis, MD
|Preoperative Weight Loss for Morbidly Obese Patients Undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty: How Much Is Necessary?||Benjamin J. Keeney, PhD
|4:08 – 4:15 p.m.||Guest Societies Recognition
British Hip Society and Italian Hip Society
|Presented by Craig J. Della Valle, MD, and Rafael J. Sierra, MD|
|4:15 – 5:15 p.m.||Symposium I: Simplifying the Concepts of the Hip-Spine Relationship for THA
What’s the Problem and What’s the Relevant Terminology?
Lawrence D. Dorr, MD
How Do I Work-up a High-risk THA Patient?
Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD
What Do I Need To Do Differently Intraoperatively?
Douglas E. Padgett, MD
When Do I Use Dual-Mobility and Why Does It Work?
Matthew P. Abdel, MD
Questions & Answers vs. Case-Based Panel Discussion
|Moderator: Matthew P. Abdel, MD|
|5:15 – 5:20 p.m.||The AAHKS Humanitarian Award||Presented by Lawrence D. Dorr, MD
Gerard “Jerry” A. Engh, MD
|5:20 – 5:30 p.m.||AJRR Update||Kevin J. Bozic, MD|
|5:30 – 6:30 p.m.||Symposium II : The Comprehensive Management of the Bariatric Patient: Perspectives from Bariatric and Orthopaedic Surgeons
What are the Implications of Obesity on Total Joint Arthroplasty
Bryan D. Springer, MD
Understanding the Impact of the Obesity Disease, on the Patient
Raul J. Rosenthal MD, FACS, FASMBS
How to Implement Bariatric Surgery into Your Practice
John Magaña Morton, MD, MPH, FACS, FASMBS
|Moderator: Mark I. Froimson, MD, MBA|
|6:30 – 8:00 p.m.||Reception for All Attendees||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
|6:30 – 8:00 p.m.||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall Open||Learning Center/Exhibit Hall|
The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAHKS is committed to ensuring balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in their governance, programmatic, educational, and other activities. Board members, educational planners, faculty and staff, and anyone involved in a CME activity must disclose all relevant financial relationships with ACCME-defined commercial interests (including those of spouses, business partners, and immediate family members) within the last 12 months that actually or potentially could predispose or bias the individual to a particular decision, view, or goal in connection with the educational activity in which he or she is engaged.
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