SAOA Annual Congress 2013

59th South African Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2013
Sun City

Paediatric Instructional Course – Session 1
Chairman Dr Dix-Peek, Dr Firth
Instruction CourseTimeTopicSpeaker
IC 108:00 – 08:20Trauma: Burden of diseaseDr K Smit
IC208:20 – 08:40Pelvic injuryDr A Robertson
IC308:40 – 09:00Paediatric spinal injuryDr D Skaggs
IC409:00– 09:20Femoral Fractures: ControversiesDr J du Toit
IC509:20 – 09:40Perilous Paediatric FracturesDr D Skaggs
IC609:40 – 10:00Open fractures in ChildrenDr P Mare
Paediatric Instructional Course – Session 2
Chairman Dr du Toit, Dr Robertson
Instruction CourseTimeTopicSpeaker
IC 710:30 – 10:50The pulseless supracondylar. What now?Dr D Skaggs
IC810:50 – 11:10Dislocation of the elbowDr M Rasool
IC911:10 – 11:30Should any or all distal radius fractures be pinned?Dr G Firth
IC1011:30 – 11:50Lateral condyle fracturesDr S Mears
IC1111:50 – 12:10The dislocated radial headDr D Skaggs
IC1211:50 – 12:10Discussion/TBATBA


  • The congress committee has asked that ICL talks be longer
  • Talks will be 15 min with 5 min for questions>
  • Some of Dr Skaggs’ talks will appear in the ‘general’ sessions