Goa Agenda

An overview of the the 2015 Goa Mid-Year Conference is below. Click a section to get more information. (Agenda is subject to change.)

Day 1 - Session 1 & 2

Session 1

  • Foot & ankle examination
  • Radiological signs & measurements in foot & ankle
  • How I read foot & ankle MRI?
  • Regional blocks & anaesthesia in foot & ankle
  • Discussion

Session 2

  • How I select approach for pilon fractures & fixation modalities for pilon fractures
  • Controversies in ankle fracture management
  • Calcaneal fracture: surgery v/s conservative care!?
  • Newer modalities of treatment for calcaneal fractures

Day 1 - Session 3 & 4

Session 3

  • Talus fractures: management tips
  • Lisfranc injuries - approach & management
  • Crushed foot: how I approach & management principles

Session 4

  • Acute Achilles rupture: controversy in treatment
  • Unresolved ankle sprain
  • Neglected ankle fracture
  • Peroneal tendon injuries

Day 2 - Session 5 & 6

Session 5

  • Demonstration of foot & ankle examination

Session 6

  • Midfoot fractures: approach & management
  • 5th metatarsal fractures: whom do we need to fix? How?
  • Fractures in diabetics
  • Calcaneal malunion: approach & management

Day 2 - Session 7 & 8

Session 7

  • Tendoachilles tendinopathies
  • Plantar heel pain: approach & management algorithm
  • Chronic Achilles rupture: approach & management
  • AAFD stage 1 & stage 2: approach & management
  • AAFD: stage 3 & stage 4 : approach & management

Session 8

  • Ankle arthritis
  • Subtalar arthritis
  • Midfoot arthritis
  • TTC fusion

Day 2 - Session 9

  • How I select my operative procedure for hallux valgus
  • Differential diagnosis of metatrsalgia
  • Lesser toe deformities: diagnosis & management
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome & morton’s neuroma: diagnosis & treatment
  • Diabetic foot
  • Principles of management of: Foot & ankle deformity correction, Amputations, Tendon transfers, Osteotomies
  • Closure

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