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Place of the course:

Centralny Szpital Kliniczny
Klinika Ortopedii z Pododdziałem Ortopedii Dziecięcej

ul. Pomorska 251, 92-213 Łódź
Sala konferencyjna - piętro 3

Course in English, provided by Professor Graf with the support of Professor Marek Synder, PhD Piotr Michniowski and PhD Błażej Pruszczyński

Kurs prowadzony w języku angielskim.

Prowadzący / Lecturer: 
prof. Reinhard Graf

Program kursu:

15.03.2024 r. (Thursday)

08:00 - 08.30

08:30 - 08:45
Introduction, why we need a refreshing course?

08:45 - 10:00
Refreshing in hip sonography, basic and typical mistakes

10:00 - 10:10
Coffee break

10:10 - 11:20
Performing the songraphy of baby’s hip 
  • Positioning baby for examination
  • Position of transducer
  • The role of the probe holder – it is necessary to have it?
  • What kind of gel (warm?)
  • The role of the mother during baby examination
  • The best time to perform hip examination by US
  • Do we need to do the second examination in cases when first examination was type I ?
  • Who should perform the US examination – does it matter?
  • Do we have limbus, neolimbus or labrum – definition and importance of this structure
  • Why we do not perform us examination on children with achondroplasia?
  • Why we observe deformation in the region of acetabulum not in a femoral head?
11:20 - 12:20
Reading the sonogram
  • Premature baby – how the classify
  • Decision of treatment after sonogram evaluation
  • Could we perform also the dynamic examination
  • Why check list I & II – could not be only the one list
  • The maturation curve – proximal femur and acetabulum
  • How important is type Ia & Ib – the meaning of this types
  • Is this possible changing of type I to type II, III, and IV
  • Tilting effect – how to avoid mistakes
  • What kind of tilting has the worse outcome
  • It could be a very small difference of angle measurement – how important it is?
  • How to measure angles on the screen or paper sonograms
12:40 - 13:10

13:10 - 14:20
  • When start the treatment?
  • How to avoid overtreatment?
  • Which hip require treatment and which not and only observation?
  • How to treat typ IIa and typ IIb hips?
  • Type IIc – is this a therapeutic problem?
  • Principle of therapy
14:20 - 15:00
Examination of the doll, evaluation of tilting

15:00 - 15:30
Reading sonograms and evaluating of sonograms prepared by participants

15:30 - 16:00
Final discussion, questions

End of the course, certificates.