Stuart Calder convened the 7th annual Leeds Knee Arthroscopy Course on 9th March. The course teaches young surgeons, from all over the UK, about arthroscopic knee surgery and the basics of ACL reconstruction, using lectures, demos and surgical knee models.
On the 10th March there was a shoulder arthroscopy day.
On the 11th March Stuart performed a live patient surgical demonstration of ACL reconstruction to the delegates.
Nick London was an energetic member of the teaching faculty, consisting of 8 knee specialist knee surgeons, invited from around the UK and Ireland! Thanks to Smith and Nephew for helping to organise it.
These types of courses are essential for training future knee surgeons, and both the course and dinner were an enjoyable success.
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