Annual Meeting Symposium and Breakout Handouts

October 10 - 12, 2013

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Annual Meeting Symposia ~ Breakouts

Annual Meeting Symposia

Symposium 1 Evaluating Outcomes in the 21st Century 

Thursday, October 10 ~ 1:20pm - 2:50pm

Moderator: Mark S. Vrahas, MD


1:20pm: History, Organization, and Grand Status of NIH PROMIS Initiative  

Nan Rothrock, PhD

1:35pm: Questions and Discussion

1:45pm: Introduction to Item Response Theory and Computer Adaptive Testing

 Richard C Gershon, PhD

2:05pm: Questions and Discussion

2:15pm: Introduction to Assessment Center - Research Tool for PROMIS Instruments 

 Nan Rothrock, PhD

2:25pm: Questions and Discussion

2:30pm: Early Experience Using PROMIS Tools with Orthopaedic Patients

 Thomas F. Higgins, MD

2:45pm: Questions and Discussion


Symposium 2: Assessment of Fracture Repair

Friday, October 11 ~ 12:30pm - 1:40pm

Moderators: Theodore Miclau, III, MD and Emil H Schemitsch, MD


12:30pm: What is the Problem and is there a Consensus? (Handout)

 Michael D McKee, MD

12:40pm: Current Options for Determining Union 

 Saam Morshed, MD, PhD

12:50pm: What is the Role for Functional Outcomes? 

 Gerard P Slobogean, MD

1:00pm: Are Fracture Healing Trials a Thing of the Past: The Challenge of FDA 

 Paul Tornetta, III, MD

1:10pm: Focusing Our Efforts: Challenging Healing Problems, but What Will the Answers Be?

 Michael J Bosse, MD

Symposium 3: The Operative Vs. Non-Operative Treatment of Common Upper Extremity Injuries: What Does the Medicine Tell Us?

Saturday, October 12 ~ 8:00am - 9:30amModerator: Michael D McKee, MD


8:00am: Introduction and Outline - Michael D McKee, MD 

8:05am: Fractures of the Clavicle - Michael D McKee, MD (Handout)

8:15am: Fractures of the Scapula - Peter J Cole, MD

8:25am: Fractures of the Proximal Humerus - Clifford B Jones, MD

8:35am: Acute Acromio-Clavicular Dislocations - Stephane Pelet, MD, PhD (Handout)

8:45am: Fractures of the Humeral Shaft - Emil H Schemitsch, MD (Handout)

8:55am: Fractures of the Radial Head - Michael D McKee, MD

9:05am:  Fractures of the Distal Radius - Melvin P Rosenwasser, MD

9:15am: Cases, Questions, and Discussion - All Faculty

 Annual Meeting Breakouts

 Friday, October 11 ~ 10:15 am - 11:45am

- How to Use the OTA Case Database at Your Institution (Handout)

Moderator: Julie Agel, ATC

- Femoral Neck Fractures in Young Adults: Why Are We Not “Fixing” These Better?

Moderator: Cory A. Collinge, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Michael T. Archdeacon, MD (Handout); Frank Liporace, MD and Bradley R. Merk, MD

- Traumatic Limb Injuries Requiring Amputation: A Multidisciplinary Approach Using the Osteomyoplastic (Ertl) Technique

Moderator: William J. Ertl, MD

Faculty: Jonathan D. Day, CPO; Carol P. Dionne, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS; Janos P. Ertl, MD and James R. Ficke, MD

Friday, October 11 ~ 12:30 pm - 2:00  pm

- Contemporary Debates in Orthopaedic Trauma

Moderator: Michael Suk, MD, JD

Faculty: Samuel G. Agnew, MD; Bruce D. Browner, MD; Lisa K. Cannada, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD; Douglas W. Lundy, MD; Theodore Toan Le, MD; Samir Mehta, MD; Manish K. Sethi, MD, Philip R. Wolinsky, MD (Handout) and Bruce H. Ziran, MD

- Financial Implications of Increasing ACS Trauma Level: Where Does the Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon Fit into the Equation?

Moderator: Timothy J. Bray, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Peter Althausen, MD (Handout), Austin Hill, MD, MPH (Handout) and Mike Williams, MPA, HSA

- Introduction to ICD-10 for Orthopaedic Traumatologists 

Moderator: M. Bradford Henley, MD (Handout)

Faculty: J. Scott Broderick, MD and William R. Creevy, MD

Friday, October 11 ~ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 

- Technical Tips in 3 and 4-Part Proximal Humerus ORIF

Moderator: Utku Kandemir, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Michael J. Gardner, MD (Handout), John T. Gorczyca, MD; Michael D. McKee, MD (Handoutand Milan K. Sen, MD

-How to Establish and Run a Fragility Fracture Program

Moderator: James A. Goulet, MD

Faculty: Kyle J. Jeray, MD; Clifford B. Jones, MD; Joseph M. Lane, MD and Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD

Handout 1 ~ Handout 2 ~ Handout 3

- Healthcare Systems and Trauma: A 360 Degree World View for the Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Moderator: Manish K. Sethi, MD (Handout)

Faculty: James R. Ficke, MD; Samir Mehta, MD and Hassan R. Mir, MD (Handout)

Saturday, October 12 ~ 10:00 am - 11:30 am 

- What Could Go Wrong Did: Getting Out of Trouble

Moderator: Lisa K. Cannada, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Frank Liporace, MD; Brian H. Mullis, MD (Handout) and David C. Templeman, MD (Handout)

- Geriatric Pelvis and Acetabular Fractures: We Should Treat Them Like Hip Fractures

Moderator: Brett D. Crist, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Michael T. Archdeacon, MD (Handout) (Handout 2), Cory A. Collinge, MD  (Handout), Steven A. Olson, MD, and Stephen A. Sems, MD (Handout)

- Malunion / Nonunion Management: What I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Started Doing These Cases

Moderator: Samir Mehta, MD

Faculty: David P. Barei, MD; Gregory J. Della Rocca, MD, PhD (Handout) and J. Spence Reid, MD (Handout)

Saturday, October 12 ~ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm 

- Management of Pediatric Trauma Urgencies / Emergencies 

Moderator: David A. Podeszwa, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Christine A. Ho, MD; Anthony I. Riccio, MD and Robert L. Wimberly, MD

- Rib Fracture Fixation in 2013: Lunatic Fringe or State of the Art?

Moderator: Michael D. McKee, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Peter Althausen MD (Handout); Niloofar Dehghan, MD (Handout); Morad Hameed, MD; Aaron Nauth, MD (Handout); Emil H. Schemitsch, MD (Handout) and Gerard P. Slobogean, MD

- Orthopaedic Surgeons Taking Ownership of Extremity Trauma: Soft Tissue Coverage

Moderator: Christopher M. McAndrew, MD (Handout)

Faculty: Martin I. Boyer, MD; Duretti Fufa, MD (Handout); Daniel A. Osei, MD;
and David A. Volgas, MD (Handout)