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Principles of Managing Fractures

14th May 2020

Overview

Whether it is in A&E, on the ward or on a football pitch, fracture management forms an important part of our work. Fracture management is easy and logical, as long as you understand the principles.

This lecture will explain the logic and principles of fracture management with the importance of a personalised approach. We will discuss initial management, X-rays and both surgical and non-surgical treatment options.

Speakers

Prof. Paul Lee

Prof. Paul Y F Lee is a trauma and orthopaedic surgeon and visiting professor of sports medicine at the university of Lincoln. With the knowledge and practical experience in medical and surgical management in fractures and sports injuries, he has a strong ethos for personalised medicine. Working with the British Orthopaedics Association, he has delivered many practical and instructional sessions to students and junior doctors.

As a Regional Surgical Advisor for the Royal College of Edinburgh, he continues to provide support in medical education.

 

Mr Aiman Khunda

Aiman is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester's Major Trauma Centre (MTC). He gained a broad experience in the management of major trauma through training in 5 MTCs. He completed the Liverpool Limb Reconstruction and the Cumbrian Knee Osteotomy fellowships.

Aiman’s special interest is in limb reconstruction surgery, managing sequelae of severe limb trauma and in joint preserving knee surgery through osteotomy. He also performs hip and knee arthroplasty for patients with advanced arthritis. He has developed a tertiary limb reconstruction service for Greater Manchester.

Aiman is involved in both under and postgraduate teaching and supervision and has completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Health Research and a Postgraduate Diploma in Health and Social Care. Aiman is the Governance Lead for Trauma and Orthopaedics at Salford Royal Hospital and the Regional Surgical Advisor for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

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