Pre-conference Workshops

Thursday - 24 October 2019

Venue: Conrad Hotel, Dubai

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07:30 Registration and Refreshments

Registration and Refreshments


Workshop A: Neuro Pediatric and Cerebral Palsy

Neuro Pediatric and Cerebral Palsy


08:00 - 12:00 Cerebral Palsy 360


Moderators:

  Dr. Walter Strobl
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, MOTIO Pediatric Orthopedic Institute, Austria
     
  Sofyan Tebbi
Pediatric Orthopedic, Mobilis, UAE
     
  Dr. Pauline Christmas
Consultant Physiotherapist for the Management of Spasticity in Children, Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust, UK

1. Use of Botox in the Management of Spasticity

Speaker

Dr. Pauline Christmas

Dr. Pauline Christmas

Consultant Physiotherapist for the Management of Spasticity in Children, Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust, UK

 

• Spasticity: Its clinical presentation and interference with normal movement
• Mechanism of Botox
• Finding the right patient. Indications
• Botox intervention embedded within a rehabilitation program to include case studies of children with CP


2. Myofasciotomy

Speaker

Dr. Walter Strobl

Dr. Walter Strobl

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, MOTIO Pediatric Orthopedic Institute, Austria

 

• What do we know about the muscle in CP?
• Recent studies about biomechanics and recommendations for treatment
• Advantages and disadvantages of surgical techniques
• Case studies of children with CP


3. Orthotics in Orthopaedics

Speaker

Sofyan Tebbi

Sofyan Tebbi

Pediatric Orthopedic, Mobilis, UAE

 

• Systematic application in CP brace design
• CP seating solution
• 3D digital Application in orthotics


4. Patient Presentation

Selected patients for assessment and discussion


12:00 Prayer and Lunch Break and End of Workshop A

Prayer and Lunch Break and End of Workshop A


Workshop B: Flatfoot

Workshop B: Flatfoot


13:00 - 15:00 Flatfoot

Flatfoot


1. Anatomy and Biomechanics of Flatfoot

Speaker

Dr. Michael Vohrer

Dr. Michael Vohrer

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Children’s Medical Centre, UAE


2. Radiologic Criteria of Flatfoot

Speaker

Dr. Dirk Maier-Lenz

Dr. Dirk Maier-Lenz

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Medem Praxisklinik, Emmendingen, Germany


3. Indications for Surgical Treatment

Speaker

Dr. Maurizio De Pellegrin

Dr. Maurizio De Pellegrin

Head of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Trauma Unit, San Raffaele Hospital, Italy


4. Minimal Invasive Procedures (Arthroreisis, SESA)

Speaker

Dr. Maurizio De Pellegrin

Dr. Maurizio De Pellegrin

Head of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Trauma Unit, San Raffaele Hospital, Italy


5. Forefoot Pathologies in Flatfoot

Speaker

Dr. Dirk Maier-Lenz

Dr. Dirk Maier-Lenz

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Medem Praxisklinik, Emmendingen, Germany


15:00 End of Pre-conference Workshops

End of Pre-conference Workshops