Hand Surgery Update Tuesday, November 29th, 2016, Meir Medical Center, Kfar Saba, Kott Hall


07:30                       Registration

07:55                       Opening Remarks: Doron Netzer M.D., Deputy CEO Meir Medical Center

                                Session I – Chairpersons: Yehuda David, Yuval Krugger, Lee Einav-Fishman

08:00                       New flexor tendon repair device for zone 2 injuries                                        Melvin P. Rosenwasser, USA

08:20                      Musculoskeletal Disorders in Children,

Treatment Principles                                                                                            Shai Luria, Israel

08:40                       New Technique for Recurrent Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Following Failed Transposition with Adipofascial Flap                                Melvin P. Rosenwasser, USA

09:00                      Live Surgery: RASL Procedure                                                                        Melvin P. Rosenwasser, USA

10:30                       Coffee Break [between surgical cases]

                                Session II – Chairpersons: Micha Rinott, Erez Avisar, Mirrit Mann

11:00                       Radiographic Measurements Following Surgery for Distal Radius Fractures in an

Israeli Caucasian Population

Alan Katz2, Ronit Wollstein1, Amanda Almakias3
1Orthopedic Surgery, Carmel Hospital, Israel, 2Staj, Shaare Zedek, Israel
3Medical School, Technion, Israel

11:20                       Automatization of Splint Fitting for Patient-Specific 3D Printing

Yafa Levanon1, Maayan Elimelech2, Nina Barmin2, Sigal Portnoy1,3

1The Department Occupational Therapy, 2The Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, 3Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem

11:20                       Free Functional Muscle Transfer for Reconstruction after Brachial Plexus Injuries – Our Experience

Amir Arami1,2, Shelly Gurevitz1,2, Ram Palti1,2, Batia Yaffe1,2
1Hand Surgry, Sheba Medical Center, Israel, 2Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University,

11:30                     Live Surgery: Novel FCR-APB Opponensplasty                                          Melvin P. Rosenwasser, USA

13:00                       ISSH Members Professional Meeting

13:30                       Lunch Break