SAPOS-ICL May 2012

South African Paediatric Orthopaedic Association

Instructional Course Lecture
May 4/5 2012
Cape Town

Day 1: Friday 4th May

Session ISession I Introduction and OverviewStewart Dix-Peek
08:00WelcomeStewart Dix-Peek
08:15Overview of the Ponseti MethodShafique Pirani
09:00Hindfoot mechanics and articulated modelGreg Firth
09:20Articulated modelFaculty
Session IICasting and Follow-UpGreg Firth
10:30Casting: Tips and techniquesShafique Pirani
11:00Casting DemoShafique Pirani
13:00Casting PracticalFaculty
Session IIITenotomy and BracingKobus Smit
14:00TenotomyMark Eltringham
14:20Boots and BracesMark Eltringham
14:40Boots and BracesJohn Mitchell
15:00The role of scoring systems/assessmentShafique Pirani
Session IVClubfoot ServicesMark Eltringham
16:00Setting up a clubfoot programKobus Smit
16:30Teaching the Ponseti Method: Ugandan ExperienceShafique Pirani
17:00Introducing STEPSKaren Moss
17:30Faculty MeetingFaculty

Day 2: Saturday 5th May

Session VAdvanced ClubfootStefan Colyn
16:45Closing remarksClosing remarks Stewart Dix-Peek
08:00 Aetiology of ClubfootKobus Smit
08:30Treatment of relapsesShafique Pirani
09:00The difficult ClubfootShafique Pirani
Session VIPoor Follow-Up and ResultsRyno du Plessis
10:30Post-Ponseti surgeryAnthony Robertson
11:00Post-Ponseti surgeryStefan Colyn
11:30The feral patient – Dealing with poor follow-upJacques du Toit
12:00Demo-the difficult patientShafique Pirani
12:30Delegates – Difficult CasesDelegates – Difficult Cases Delegates
Session VIIAdvanced StrategiesAnthony Robertson
14:00Accelerated castingPaul Rollinson
14:30Taylor Spatial FrameRyno du Plessis
SessionVIIIMoving forwards..Jacques du Toit
15:30The way forward: towards a National Ponseti ProgrammeShafique Pirani
16:00DiscussionStewart Dix-Peek