ISAKOS Knee Arthroplasty Forum

Learning Objectives

Over two days of engaging presentation, discussion, debate and discovery, participants will:

  • Discuss the current selection criteria for patients with knee arthritis that are likely to benefit from Total or unicompartmental knee arthroplasty.
  • Incorporate the new protocols for joint arthroplasty in your practice using strategies for patient selection, peri-operative optimization and post-operative management.
  • Discuss appropriate surgical technique, the concepts of alignment and balancing for performing unicompartmental knee arthroplasty, and primary and revision total knee arthroplasty.
  • Diagnose and treat acute and chronic periprosthetic knee complications.
  • Interpret the latest data and recommendations regarding evolving concepts in knee arthroplasty including outpatient surgery, robotic-assisted surgery, and new technologies.

Preliminary Meeting-at-a-Glance

  Thursday, October 31 Friday, November 1
Registration 07:00-07:45 07:30-07:45
Morning Session --- 07:30-08:15
Welcome and Introductions 07:45-08:00 08:15-08:30
Morning Sessions 08:00-12:30 08:30-12:30
Lunch Symposia 12:45-13:30 12:45-13:30
Afternoon Sessions 14:00-18:00 14:00-18:15
Welcome Reception 18:15-19:15  

Agenda

Program information, agendas and faculty details are subject to change. Please check back for the most up-to-date information.

07:45 - 08:00

Welcome to Day One: Primary Total Knee Replacement and Partial Knee Replacement

General Session

08:00 - 09:30

General Session

09:30 - 10:30

Session 2: Implant Choices in 2024

General Session

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee and Exhibits Break
11:00 - 12:30

Session 3: Ligament Balance in TKA

General Session

12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00

Session 4: Unicompartmental OA

General Session

15:00 - 16:00

Session 5: Surgical Techniques in UKA

General Session

16:00 - 16:30 Coffee and Exhibits Break
16:30 - 18:00

Session 6: Robotic Technology

General Session

18:15 - 19:15 Welcome Reception
08:15 - 08:30

Welcome to Day Two: Partial Knee, Complex Primary and Revision

General Session

    Director: Sebastien Lustig, MD, PhD FRANCE
Director: Shuichi Matsuda, MD, PhD JAPAN
   
08:30 - 10:00

Session 7: Patellofemoral Arthroplasty

General Session

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee and Exhibits Break
10:30 - 12:30

Session 8: Meet the Experts: Complex Primary Total Knee Replacement

General Session

12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00

Session 9: Revision Case-based Presentations: Infection

General Session

15:00 - 16:00

Session 10: Revision Case-Based Presentations: Instability

General Session

16:00 - 17:00

Session 11: Revision Case-based Presentations: Periprosthetic Fractures

General Session

17:00 - 18:00

Session 12: Triumphs and Disasters

General Session