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Management Options for Sequelae of Osteonecrosis or Hip Infections

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. Eduardo Novais, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Boston Children’s Hospital. He reviews management options for hip malformity due to developmental dysplasia of the hip and osteonecrosis. He details the processes of both: 1) identifying the underlying pathology 2) the […]

Implant Failure for SCFE – How to avoid it?

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. Eduardo Novais, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Boston Children’s Hospital. He discusses implaint failure for slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) due to broken screw as well as cases of progressive SCFE despite screw fixation. Strategies are discussed for how […]

Congenital Femoral Deficiency

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. In this video, Dr. Mackenzie addresses the topic of congenital femoral deficiency. Different classification models for this disease are discussed with a specific focus on the Gillespie and Paley classifications. Joint instability and femoral fractures are […]

Cubitus Varus – Is it a Rotational Issue?

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. In this video, Doctor Mackenzie discusses the indications and etiology of cubitus varus. Possible procedural steps are explored for how to treat pediatric cases of cubitus varus. Credit: Host: William Mackenzie, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The […]

Achondroplasia and Morquio Syndrome Update

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. This video can be divided into two different parts. In the first segment, Dr. Mackenzie talks about the genetic basis of achondroplasia and physical abnormalities that often accompany the disease. The efficacy of molecular treatments for […]

Guided Growth for Metabolic Disorders and Skeletal Dysplasias

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. In this video, Dr. Mackenzie discusses how guided growth treatments may be a better solution to skeletal dysplasia and metabolic disorders. To understand when guided growth is indicated, Doctor Mackenzie reviews several clinical cases with their […]

Tips for Guided Growth in the Sagittal Plane

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. In this video, Dr. Mackenzie explains in which cases guided growth in the sagittal plane is indicated. Among the disorders discussed, Dr. Mackenzie focuses on knee flexion deformities from arthrogryposis, Kniest dysplasia, and recessive multiple epiphyseal […]

Skeletal Dysplasia – Multiaxial Deformities

Global HELP and COTI presents Peter Stevens, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Primary Children’s Hospital. In this video, Dr. Stevens discusses how the translation or torsion of the physis can affect the mechanical axis of the leg and lead to deformities. Clinical cases for a variety of […]

Can We Predict the Rebound of a Deformity?

Global HELP and COTI presents Peter Stevens, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Primary Children’s Hospital. In this video, Dr. Stevens discusses intermittent guided growth methods as a solution to bone deformities. The idea of “perfect timing” is reviewed along with how to avoid common complications. Doctor Stevens […]

How to Avoid Complications in Blount’s Disease

Global HELP and COTI presents Peter Stevens, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Primary Children’s Hospital. In this video, several solutions are compared for treating Blount’s disease. Doctor Stevens discusses the different conditions that would indicate either an osteotomy or guided growth. The physics of the plates and […]

Are There Limitations for the Use of Guided Growth?

Global HELP and COTI presents Peter Stevens, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Primary Children’s Hospital. In this video, Doctor Stevens addresses the question: “Are there limitations for the use of guided growth” by reviewing both contraindications and circumstances that do not require intervention. Several clinical cases are […]

Fibular Hemimelia Management

Global HELP and COTI present Peter Stevens, MD, Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah and the Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Primary Children’s Hospital. In this video, Doctor Stevens explores the spectrum between postaxial hypoplasia and fibular hemimelia. Several clinical cases are given to show how guided growth can be combined with limb-lengthening procedures. […]

Complicaciones en cirugía de inestabilidad patelofemoral

Doctor Masquijo explica las varias fracturas proximales del fémur y tratamientos de esta fractura. Él da algunos casos clínicos para mostrar las complicaciones posibles y el tratamiento apropiado. Al fin, se dan recomendaciones de lo que hacer en tales casos. Credit: Host: Javier Masquijo, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the support […]

Complicación en fractura proximal de fémur, Por qué nos fue mal

Doctor Masquijo habla de indicaciones y problemas posibles por una inestabilidad patelofemoral en los niños. Se da un patrón en como manejar esta deformidad. Tambien, se ofrece y se explica los siguientes consejos para el tratamiento: 1) Valorar todos los componentes, 2) Evitar túneles transversos en la rótula, 3) Identificar el punto de fijación femoral, […]

Lesiones de anillo pélvico, ¿Siempre conservador?

En este video, el Doctor Nossa ofrece un repaso de lesiones de anillo pélvico y recalca la importancia de acción rapida. Él muestra algunos ejemplos para ayudar identificar que pacientes deben ser llevados a cirugía. Credit: Host: Sergio Nossa, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the support of COTI (https://cotichile.org/) Follow us […]

Deformidad sagital postraumática en fémur distal

“El Doctor Nossa examina problemas que pueden ocurrir en el plano sagital con fracturas del fémur distal. En cuanto las fracturas del fémur, Doctor Nossa habla de: – Las características – Las causas – Los pasos del planeamiento para el tratamiento” Credit: Host: Sergio Nossa, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the […]

Residual Neck Shortening – What are the available options?

Global HELP and COTI present Theddy Slongo, MD, the Chairman of the AO Pediatric Expert Group and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Inselspital Bern. In this video, Doctor Slongo discusses surgical solutions to several hip complications, focusing specifically on femoral neck lengthening and re-shaping of the femoral head. Credit: Host: Theddy Slongo, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli […]

Update en alargamiento óseo y sus complicaciones

En este video, el Doctor Nossa habla de los usos modernos del alargamiento óseo usando varios casos clínicos. Él repasa las clasificaciones que indican cirugía y complicaciones posibles del procedimiento. Credit: Host: Sergio Nossa, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the support of COTI (https://cotichile.org/) Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/globalhelporg/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/global__help […]

Complex bone deformities: Today’s best management

Global HELP and COTI present Theddy Slongo, MD, the Chairman of the AO Pediatric Expert Group and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Inselspital Bern. In this video, Doctor Slongo examines the philosophy of planning treatment options for complex bone deformities. He reviews important considerations, and provides insight on modern surgical techniques. Credit: Host: Theddy Slongo, MD […]

I strongly suspect AVN during DDH treatment, What should I do?

Global HELP and COTI present Theddy Slongo, MD, the Chairman of the AO Pediatric Expert Group and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Inselspital Bern. In this video, Doctor Slongo explores how developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) can interfere with the vasculature of the femur, leading to avascular necrosis (AVN). Several procedures are discussed for how […]

When is it too late to reduce a dislocated hip?

Global HELP and COTI present Theddy Slongo, MD, the Chairman of the AO Pediatric Expert Group and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Inselspital Bern. In this video, Doctor Slongo provides considerations in performing surgery to reduce hip dislocations in irregular cases, among which are 1) the age of the patient, 2) time of dislocation, and 3) […]

Technique of surgical hip dislocation and reticular flap preparation

Global HELP and COTI present Theddy Slongo, MD, the Chairman of the AO Pediatric Expert Group and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon at Inselspital Bern. In this video, Doctor Slongo details the procedure for reticular flap preparation as a part of hip dislocation surgery. Credit: Host: Theddy Slongo, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with […]

Lesión Fisiaria de Tibia Distal Medial

En este vídeo, la doctora Vilches habla de las características y indicaciones de las lesiones fisiarias de tibia distal medial. Se dan algunas consideraciones para evadir complicaciones innecesarias. Credit: Host: Veronica Vilches, MD Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the support of COTI (https://cotichile.org/) Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/globalhelporg/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/global__help If you […]

¿Cuál es la Evidencia de Cirugía Abierta en Fractura Supracondilea?

En este vídeo, la doctora Vilches examina cuando este indicado la cirugía abierta en el tratamiento de fracturas supracondileas. También se discute los varios abordajes usados en el tratamiento de esta fractura y cuando utilizarlos. Credit: Host: Veronica Vilches Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli The video was made with the support of COTI (https://cotichile.org/) Follow us on […]

Opciones de Salvataje en Cadera Perdida Móvil

Global HELP y COTI presentan al Doctor Juan Carlos Hernandez, MD, miembro del grupo COTI Chile y Traumatólogo en el hospital Roberto del Río. En este vídeo, el doctor Hernandez defina lo que es una cadera perdida móvil y explora opciones para el tratamiento en tales casos. Se explican razones que pueden causar esta deformidad […]

Understanding & Analyzing Gait For The Clinician: Part 01 [Introduction To Series]

Dr. Michael Sussman, MD introduces a series of videos on understanding and analyzing children’s gait.  YouTube link:  https://youtu.be/x1JoaGgyKX0

Forearm Fractures In Children

By Dr. Kaye Wilkins.  A look into pediatric forearm fractures.  YouTube link:  https://youtu.be/_mocpmZcqDE

The Ponseti Method Of Clubfoot Care: Why The Ponseti Method Works

Dr. John Norgrove Penny of the Global Clubfoot Initiative illustrates specifically where to put one’s fingers when examining and treating clubfoot. Disclaimer: for information purposes only.  YouTube link:  https://youtu.be/IVOUKTZaI4w

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