Conference Programme

08.30 Registration Clockwork Medical
SESSION 1

Setting the scene

Chair: Johan Witt

09.00 Welcome and introduction Johan Witt UCL
09.05 Uncemented hip replacements, the current state? Mr Fernando Marqués Hospital del Mar (Barcelona)
09.15 What the results tells us, do we still need cement? Professor Tim Briggs RNOH
09.30 Electronic voting: Your current practice  
SESSION 2

Who should be having uncemented hips?

Chair: Andrew Gordon

09.45 Considerations for an uncemented hip (does this limit them)? Mr Frank Bindi Burton Hospitals
09.55 What does the registry data tell us? Professor Otto Husby NTNU Tondheim
10.05 Is thigh pain and early fractures still an issue? Mr Kerry Acton Royal Surrey Hospital
10.15 Are uncemented stems suitable for the most complex cases? Nirav Shah St Richards Hospital
10.25 Debate and electronic voting  
11.00 Coffee  
SESSION 3

What type of implant design?

Chair: Professor Otto Husby

11.20 Biomechanics of femoral stems, what are the considerations? Professor Gunnar Flivik
11.30 Cementless cup reconstruction in revision total hip arthroplasty. Dr Yixin Zhou Beijing Jishuitan Hospital
11.40 Do short stems solve issues or cause them? Professor Vincenzo Salini Università degli Studi Italy
11.50 Debate and electronic voting  
SESSION 4

What type of biological fixation?

Chair: Professor Vincenzo Salini

12.20 Can the biological fixation be improved? Professor Doug Dunlop Southampton
12.30 What fixation is needed, and does it matter? Professor Gordon Blunn
12.40 Does the patient influence the fixation needed? Andrew Gordon Northern General Hospital, Sheffield
12.50 Debate and electronic voting  
13.15 Lunch Choose your discussion group
SESSION 5

When can we optimize the recovery?

Chair: Professor Doug Dunlop

14.00 Is there an optimal approach for uncemented? Mr Johan Witt UCL
14.10 What factors influence recovery? Liz Moulder Hull Royal
14.20 Results for short stem, does design type determine rehab regime? Kartik Logishetty Imperial College
14.30 Risk factors associated for post-op periprosthetic fractures Dr Kirill Gromov Copenhagen University
14.40 Debate and electronic voting  
BREAK OUT SESSIONS

Decision Groups – Identify the most important factor for improvement

15.10 Lecture Theatre + translation Who should be having uncemented hips? Mr Kerry Acton Royal Surrey Hospital
15.10 Censors | English only What type of implant design? Professor Gunnar Flivik
15.10 Thomas Cotton | English only What type of biological fixation? Professor Vincenzo Salini Università degli Studi Italy
15.10 Linacre | English only When can we optimize recovery? Professor Doug Dunlop Southampton
15.40 Tea    
SESSION 6

Presentations by chair back to meeting

Chair: Mr Johan Witt

16.10 Who should be having uncemented hips?
16.20 What type of implant design?
16.30 What type of biological fixation?
16.40 When can we optimize recovery?
16.50 Conclusion and electronic voting Will you change your practice?
17.00 Conference close
BY INVITATION ONLY

Sightseeing & Dinner

19.30 Red London Bus to the Houses of Parliament for meeting dinner, via sightseeing tour