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53rd Annual LeRoy C. Abbott Society Scientific Program and 29th Annual Verne T. Inman Lectureship

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Department: Orthopaedic Surgery
Course Number: MMJ08008
Start: Thursday, May 08, 2008
End: Friday, May 09, 2008
Location: San Francisco, California
Mission Bay Conference Center at UCSF
Fees:

Both Days
Physician Abbott Society Member: $100
Physician Non-Abbott Society Member: $200
Allied Health Professional: $150

Thursday, May 8, 2008 Only
Physician Abbott Society Member: $50
Physician Non-Abbott Society Member: $150
Allied Health Professional: $100

Friday, May 9, 2008 Only
Physician Abbott Society Member: $50
Physician Non-Abbott Society Member: $150
Allied Health Professional: $100

Credit: 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Overview:

The program brings together members of the Abbott Society and faculty and residents of the UCSF Department of Orthopaedics in a collaborative presentation of recent advances and updates.  Our schedule of presentations will address current clinical and research topics that affect clinician decision making in day-to-day practice.

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Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to present recent advances and current concepts in several areas of Orthopaedic Surgery to faculty, residents, and practicing physicians with the goal of their practical application.

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Accreditation:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) and the LeRoy C. Abbott Society.   UCSF is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity has been reviewed and is designated 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.


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Course Outline:

THURSDAY, May 8, 2008

7:30 – 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 – 8:35 am Welcome to Residents, Alumni, & Drs. Berry and Skinner

Thomas Vail, MD

8:35 – 10:30 am Symposium: Difficult Arthroplasty and Pediatric Orthopaedic Cases

 

10:30 – 10:45 am Morning Break

 

PAPER SESSION 1 MODERATOR: HUBERT KIM, MD, PHD

10:45 – 10:53 am Femoral Nailing in Bicarbonate-defined Hypoperfused Trauma Patients Predicts Pulmonary Dysfunction

Saam Morshed, MD

 

10:53 – 11:01 am Mortality in Elderly Patients after Hip Fracture: Finding a Threshold for Medical versus Orthopaedic Admission

James Mok, MD

 

11:01 – 11:09 am Effect of Femoral Head Size and Abductors on Dislocation after Revision THA

Peter Kung, MD

 

11:09 – 11:15 am Discussion

 

11:15 – 11:23 am Quantitative Imaging of Articular Cartilage Resurfacing by Mosaicplasty and Microfracture

Daniel Holtzman, MD

 

11:23 – 11:31 am Regulation of MMP 2 in Skeletal Muscle Atrophy

David Lee

 

11:31 – 11:39 am Therapeutic Use of Autogenous Mesenchymal Stem Cells to Enhance Bone Growth

Jonathan Lam, MD, PhD

 

11:39 - 11:45 am Discussion

 

11:45 – 12:30 pm Guest Lecture

 Introduction: Thomas Vail, MD

 

Update on THA Complications: Instability and Periprosthetic Fractures

Daniel Berry, MD

 

12:30 – 1:30 pm Luncheon

 

1:30 – 2:15 pm 29th Annual Verne T. Inman Lecture •

Introduction: Rick Coughlin, MD

 

Update on Pediatric Orthopedics

Steve Skinner, MD

 

PAPER SESSION 2 MODERATOR: SIGURD BERVEN, MD

2:15 – 2:23 pm Extravasation of rhBMP-2 with Use of Postoperative Drains after Posterolateral Spinal Fusion

James Mok, MD

 

Survivorship of Primary Fusion for Adult Spinal Deformity: Rate, Reason, and Time of Reoperation

James Mok, MD

 

2:31 – 2:39 pm A Functional Outcome & Cost Effectiveness Comparison of Decompressive Surgery for Degenerative Conditions of the Lumbar Spine and Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty

Jonathan Lam, MD, PhD

 

2:39 – 2:45 pm Discussion

 

2:45 – 2:53 pm A Comparison of Demographics, Social History, Clinical Outcomes, and Resource Utilization by Insurance Payor Group in Patients Undergoing Total Hip Replacement Surgery

Adrian Hinman, MD

 

2:53 – 3:01 pm A Cost Effectiveness Analysis of Computer Assisted Navigation in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Erik Novak, MD, PhD

 

3:01 – 3:09 pm Cost Drivers in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Michael Kelly, MD

 

3:09 – 3:15 pm Discussion

 

3:15 – 3:30 pm Afternoon Break

 

The Changing Economics of Orthopedic Practice

3:30 – 4:00 pm Past and Current Trends in the Health Insurance Industry

Joseph Houska, MD

 

4:00 – 4:30 pm The Future of Orthopaedic Care Delivery: Stakeholder Perspectives

Kevin Bozic, MD

 

4:30 – 4:45 pm Discussion

 

AOA-ABC TRAVELING FELLOWS MODERATOR: SIGURD BERVEN, MD

4:45 – 5:00 pm Sham Operations: Placebo Trials in Surgery

Alasdair Sutherland, MD

 

5:00 – 5:15 pm Reverse Prosthesis for Fractures of the Shoulder

Peter Poon, MD

 

5:15 – 5:30 pm Should Clavicles be Plated?

Andrew Barrow, MD

 

5:30 pm Adjourn

 

FRIDAY, May 9, 2008

7:00 – 7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

AOA-ABC TRAVELING FELLOWS MODERATOR: THEODORE MICLAU, III, MD

7:30 – 7:45 am The Practice of Spinal Surgery in Australia

Richard Williams, MD

 

7:45 – 8:00 am Cartilage Transplantation for Osteochondral Defects: a Randomised Prospective Trial

Robin Pollock, BSc, FRCS

 

8:00 – 8:15 am Hip Resurfacing: Accepted Practice or Still Experimental? The Early Clinical Results

Dominic Meek, MBChB, MD, FRCS

 

8:15 – 8:30 am Hip Preservation in Young Adult and Late Pediatric Hip Conditions

Kevin Mulhall, MB, MCh, FRCSI (Tr&Orth)

 

8:30 – 8:35 am Welcome to Residents, Alumni & Drs. Berry and Skinner

Jeffrey Mann, MD, President LeRoy C. Abbott Society

 

PAPER SESSION 1 MODERATOR: ANDREW HASKELL, MD

8:35 – 8:43 am A Biomechanical Comparison of Two Technical Variations of Double Row Fixation:

Benjamin Busfield, MD

 

The Importance of Medial Row Knot Fixation

8:43 – 8:51 am Reversal of Suprascapular Neuropathy Following Arthroscopic Repair of Massive Supraspinatus and Infraspinatus Rotator Cuff Tears

John Costouros, MD

 

8:51 – 8:59 am Carticel Technique for Joint Surface Restoration

Thomas Grotz, MD

 

8:59 – 9:07 am Discussion

 

9:07 – 9:15 am Thoracic Disc Herniation: Minimally Invasive Lateral Transthoracic Approach

Vedat Deviren, MD

 

9:15 – 9:23 am Vitallium Has Greater Fatigue Strength Than Titanium for Curved Posterior Fusion Rods

Jeffrey Lotz, PhD

 

9:23 – 9:31 am Circumferential Osteotomy for Fixed Cervical Kyphosis: Novel Surgical Technique

Bobby Tay, MD

 

9:31 – 9:40 am Discussion

9:40 – 9:55 am Morning Break

 

9:55 – 10:03 am Reappraisal of Traditional Medical Research Council Muscle Testing for the Flexor Pollicis Longus

Michael Macavoy, MD

 

10:03 – 10:11 am Study on Patient Pain Self-Assessment in the Orthopaedic Clinic

Eliana Delgado, MD

 

10:11 – 10:20 am Discussion

 

10:20 – 10:50 am The Changing Economics of Orthopedic Practice Healthy San Francisco: A Universal Care Program

Mitchell Katz, MD

 

10:50 – 11:00 am Discussion

 

11:00 – 11:45 am Guest Lecture: Common Pediatric Fractures

Steven Skinner, MD

 

11:45 – 12:00 pm Tribute to John Callander, MD

Jon Dickinson, MD

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm Luncheon

 

Update: IGOT - The Institute for Global Orthopaedics & Traumatology

1:00 – 1:15 pm State of the Department Address

Thomas Vail, MD, Professor and Chairman

 

1:15 – 2:00 pm 53rd Annual Leroy C. Abbott Lecture • Introduction: Thomas Vail, MD

Bearing Surface Choice for THA

 Daniel Berry, MD

 

2:00 – 2:15 pm Afternoon Break

 

PAPER SESSION 2 MODERATOR: ANDY FANG, MD

 

2:15 – 2:23 pm Bone Graft Substitutes in Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion: A Direct Comparison of OP-1 and BMP-2 in a Rhesus Monkey Model

igurd Berven, MD

 

2:23 – 2:31 pm Distribution and Prognostic Significance of Human Telomerase Reverse Transcriptase (hTERT)

Expression in Giant Cell Tumor of Bone

Richard O’Donnell, MD

 

2:31 – 2:39 pm Extradiscal Placement of Allograft Chondrocytes on Spinal Nerve Roots in Rats

Fabrice Kuelling, MD

 

2:39 – 2:47 pm Discussion

 

2:47 – 2:55 pm Custom Fit Knee Replacement

Steven Barad, MD

 

2:55 – 3:03 pm The Epidemiology of Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty in the United States

Kevin Bozic, MD

 

3:03 – 3:11 pm Outcome Analysis of Combined Ilizarov Bone Transport and Immediate Free Tissue Transfer for Lower Extremity Salvage

David Lowenberg, MD

 

3:11 – 3:20 pm Discussion

 

3:20 – 4:45 pm Symposium: Hip and Knee Michael Ries, MD (Moderator)

Daniel Berry, MD; Kevin

Bozic, MD; Alfred Kuo, MD;

Robert Gilbert, MD;

Thomas Vail, MD

 

4:45 pm Adjourn

 

6:30 pm Bones Ball, Four Seasons Hotel, San Francisco

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Chairs:

THOMAS PARKER VAIL, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California San Francisco

JEFFREY A. MANN, MD
President
LeRoy C. Abbott Society

THEODORE MICLAU, III, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California San Francisco

ANDREW HASKELL, MD
Board of Directors
LeRoy C. Abbott Society

ANDY FANG, MD
Board of Directors
LeRoy C. Abbott Society

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Faculty:

VISITING PROFESSORS

53rd Annual LeRoy C. Abbott Visiting Professor
DANIEL BERRY, MD
Chair of Orthopaedics, Mayo Clinic
President, American Hip and Knee Surgeons
Rochester, MN

29th Annual Verne T. Inman Lecturer
STEPHEN SKINNER, MD
Pediatric Orthopaedic Practice, Children's Hospital
Oakland, California

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Travel & Lodging:

Mission Bay Conference Center at UCSF
1675 Owens Street
San Francisco, California
415-514-4670

San Francisco
's expanding Mission Bay area is a dynamic new destination for day meetings. This spectacular new center on UCSF's teaching and research campus offers a world-class conference setting with advanced technology and a professional team dedicated to your success. Experience an inspired learning center in the city's most exciting new area.

 

Extraordinary Location

Spectacular new building with landmark tower designed by award-winning Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta. Overnight guest accommodations available at excellent hotels nearby. Easy access to airport and public transportation. Convenient to Berkeley, Oakland and downtown San Francisco. Ample reasonably priced parking available.

 

Rental Car

Hertz is offering special rates for participants of this conference; call 800-654-2240 and refer to identification number #03BW0104, or call your travel agent.You may also make reservations at www.Hertz.com.

 

Bones Ball, 6:30 PM, May 9th

This years' Resident Graduation will be held at the prestigious Four Seasons Hotel. The Four Seasons Hotel is in the Yerba Buena cultural district, two blocks from Union Square, the Financial District, the Moscone Convention Center and the Museum of Modern Art. Please register 72 hours in advance for this unforgettable event.

 

Air Transportation

Special arrangements have been made with Montgomery Travel. Call 800-391-2287 or complete the form on the UCSF web page at www.montgomerytravel.com. There is a $35 service fee. UCSF OCME has negotiated special fares with American and United Airlines for our course attendees. To book on your own use tour codes: American 800-433-1790 code: 15273 United 800-521-4041 code: 510CF

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Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received in writing before the first day of the course will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee.  No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

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