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MacOrtho makes a strong presence at the COA/CORS Annual Meeting 2015!

Published: June 23, 2015

MacOrtho is proud to acknowledge the strong representation it made in the COA/CORS Annual meeting this year held in Vancouver, BC from June 17 to June 20, 2015. Join us in congratulating the MacOrtho team!

Top: Dr. Mohit Bhandari was a speaker at the COA Global Surgery Symposium
Bottom Left: Patrick Thornley presenting his paper in the Adult Reconstruction Hip 2 session
Bottom Right: Picture of the beautiful Vancouver city


The following abstracts were accepted for POSTER presentation:

  • Hip arthroscopy in the setting of Hip Arthroplasty
    Authors: Heaven S, de SA D, Simunovic, N, Williams DS, Naudie D, Bedair H and Ayeni, OR.
  • Efficacy of Hip Arthroscopy for the management of septic arthritis: a systematic review
    Authors: de SA D, Cargnelli S, Catapano M, Peterson D, Simunovic N, Larson C, and Ayen OR
  • Arthroscopic surgery for degenerative tears of the meniscus
    Authors: Khan M, Evaniew N, Bedi A, Ayeni OR, Bhandari M.
  • Minimally invasive versus open discectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Authors: Evaniew N; Khan M; Drew B; Kwok D, Bhandar M;Ghert M;
  • Vitamin C to prevent complex regional pain syndrome in patients with distal radius fractures: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Authors: Evaniew N, McCarthy C, Kleinlugtenbelt YV ,Ghert M, Bhandari M
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement RandomiSed controlled Trial (FIRST) Methods
    Authors: FIRST Investigators (Presenting author: Dr. Olufemi Ayeni)
  • Optimal Surgical Treatment of Open Tibial Shaft Fractures: A Network Meta-analysis
    Authors: Foote CJ, Guyatt GH, Vignesh N, Mundi R, Chaudhry H, Heels-Ansdell D, Thabane L, Tornetta P, Bhandari M
  • CHAracteristics of research studies that iNfluence practice: A GEneral survey of orthopaedic Surgeons (CHANGES)
    Authors: De SA D, Thornley P, Evaniew N, Madden K, Bhandari M, Ghert, M
  • Inter-rater agreement of the Central Adjudication Committee of the PARITY trial in the diagnosis of surgical site infection following limb salvage surgery with endoprosthetic reconstruction
    Authors: Nuttall J, Evaniew N, Thornley P, Griffin A, Deheshi B, O’Shea T, Randall L, Turcotte R, Ferguson P, Wunder J, Heels-Ansdell D, Bhandari M, Ghert M
  • Tranexamic Acid Use in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Surgery: A Survey of Canadian Orthopaedic Surgeon Practice Patterns
    Authors: Heaven S, Petruccelli D, de Beer J, Winemaker M
  • Back to Basics: The Importance of Dental Hygiene in Maintaining a Healthy Joint Replacement
    de Beer J, Petruccelli D, Winemaker M

The following abstracts were accepted for PODIUM presentation:

  • Orthopaedic Surgical Trainees Retain Knowledge Following a Short Partner Abuse Course (IMPACT)
    Authors: Madden K, Sprague S, Petrisor B, Farrokhyar F, Ghert M, Kirmani M, Bhandari M
  • Optimal approaches to the management of acute displaced midshaft clavicle fractures: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Authors: Devji T, Kleinlugtenbelt Y, Evaniew N, Ristevski B, Khoudigian S, Bhandari M
  • Timing of Irrigation and Debridement and Infection Risk in Severe Open Fractures
    Authors: Mundi R, Foote CJ, Sancheti P, Shetty V, Dhillon MS, Aleem I, Ivers R, Bhandari M, on behalf of all INORMUS India Investigators
  • Hip Fracture Evaluation with Alternatives of Total Hip Arthroplasty versus Hemi-Arthroplasty (HEALTH): Design, Rationale and Execution of Global Trials
    Authors: HEALTH Investigators (Presenting Author: Dr. Mohit Bhandari)
  • A systematic review of the evidence for post-operative antibiotic prophylaxis in primary total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Authors: Thornley PA, Evaniew N, Riediger M, Winemaker M, Bhandari M,Ghert M
  • Rupture of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament: What is the impact of being on a surgical waitlist?
    Authors: Salci LE, Ayeni OR, Farrokhyar F, Dao D, Ogilvie R, Peterson D.
  • From "Surgical Gatekeepers" to "Patient Navigators": Examining Perceptions and Practices of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis Management Among Primary Health Care Physicians

    Authors: de SA D, Petrucelli D, Patton S, Winemaker M, de Beer J

  • Prosthetic Joint Infections: Patterns of Practice for Diagnosis, Management and Outcome
    Winemaker M, de Beer J,Petruccelli D, Harris D, O’Shea T, Mertz D
  • Not All Total Joint Replacement Patients Are Created Equal: Preoperative Factors and Hospital Length of Stay
    de Beer J, Petruccelli D, Kabali C, Winemaker M

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