Huge congratulations to everyone involved in the (Hybrid) International Conference “Complications & Mistakes in Total Joint Arhtroplasties (Prevention & Management).

The Orthopaedic traumatologist event, with EHS Patronage, took place in Kharkiv @ Sytenko Institute of Spine & Joint Pathology (Ukrainian National Academy of Medical Sciences) on 23rd February 2024 & was a great success, with 50 participants onsite & 120 online!

Organised by EHS Secretary General, Prof Stansilav Bondarenko, & EHS Nat Rep for Ukraine, Prof Volodymyr Filipenko, the faculty included many EHS faces:-
  • “Complex THA and TKA: how to solve problems at complications” Alok Bansal (EHS Full Member)
  • “Features of knee joint replacement in patients with rheumatoid arthritis” Andrii Babko (EHS Full Member)
  • “The main mistakes at diagnostics and treatment of Implant-associated infection” Dr Olga Pidgaiska (EHS EduCom) & Oleksiy Maruschack (EHS Full Member) with Charité Hospital – University of Berlin, Centre for Musculoskeletal Surgery
  • “How to avoid complications after UKA” Prof Plamen Kinov (EHS Nat Rep for Bulgaria & EHS SciCom)
  • “Peculiarities of revision THA at aseptic loosening of the components” Mykola Ankin (EHS Full Member)
  • “How to remove implants safely in revision hip and knee arthroplasty” Prof Nicolas Restrepo Geraldo (EHS International Member from Colombia)
Thank you everyone for making this a great event!

Read the full programme here