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Watch On-Demand: All talks now available

We recently hosted the IHSS Annual Meeting 2021 on Saturday May 22nd – all talks have been recorded and are now available online. Registration is required. Click the ‘Book Now’ button above to Register to watch on-demand.

The IHSS Annual Meeting 2021

  • 8.50 Welcome and Introduction Patricia Eadie

SESSION 1: Operative Management CMC joint Osteoarthritis
Chair: Patrick Groarke

  • 09.00 Change in management over the past 20 years Michael O’Sullivan
  • 09.15 Is there a role for injection? Catherine Bossut
  • 09.30 Is there still a role for fusion? Denise Shirley
  • 09.45 CMC joint arthroplasty Richard Hanson
  • 10.00 Post operative rehabilitation Mary Naughton
  • 10.15 How I manage CMC joint arthritis Greg Couzens

SESSION 2: Carpal Instability Non Dissociative
Chair: Patrick Groarke

  • 11.00 Dorsal extrinsic ligaments and their importance in CIND
    Greg Couzens

SESSION 3: Free Papers
Chair: Michael Eames

  • 11.45 6 mins x 7 Speakers
  • The use of Platelet Rich Plamsa in non operative management of mild to moderate
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – a systematic review and meta-analysis of short term
    MS. Davey, MG. Davey, ET. Hurley, JT. Cassidy, H. Mullett, JG. Galbraith. Galway
    University Hospitals, Galway, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Sports Surgery
    Clinic Dublin.
  • Functional Outcomes following Distal Bicep Surgical Repair.
    G. Heaney, S. Derham, D. Molony. Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin
    Impact of an OT Extended Scope Practitioner clinic for wait listed orthopaedic elective
    M. O’Donnell, N. Feeney, O. Hill, C. Bossut. St. James Hospital, Dublin.
  • Introduction of Relative Motion Extension Splinting In Zone V-VIII Extensor Tendon
    Injuries. The SJH Experience.
    C. Davidson, M. O’Donnell, P.Eadie. St James Hospital Dublin.
  • An outcomes analysis of flexor tendon zone I and II injuries using the Manchester short
    splint – a single centre cohort study.
    B. Lane O’Neill, KM Joyce, M O’Donnell, N Feeney, S O’Carroll, M Dempsey, P
    St James’ Hospital, Dublin.
  • Two stage surgery for severe Dupuytren’s disease.
    CJ Keogh, N Manley, M Cureton, P Harrington. Our Lady’s Hospital Navan, Navan,
    Co. Meath.
  • Taking the “Terrible” out of Terrible Triad Injuries: A Single Surgeon Experience
    highlighting the importance and benefits of a specific Rehabilitation Guideline.
    S. Derham, C. Fox, G. Heaney, D. Molony.. Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin.
  • Questions and Answers

12.45 – 13.30 LUNCH

13.30 – 14.00 AGM / BUSINESS MEETING (Zoom – for members only)

SESSION 4: Flexor tendons
Chair: Paul Sullivan

  • 14.00 History of flexor tendon repair David Elliot
  • 14.30 What’s new in flexor tendon reconstruction? Katherine Browne
  • 14.45 Rehabilitation protocol following flexor tendon repair Emma Carr
  • 15.00 Managing the Pulleys David Elliot

SESSION 5: Compression Neuropathies
Chair: Paul Sullivan/ Patricia Eadie

  • 15.45 NCS made easy Gerard Mullins
  • 16.00 Nerve compression syndromes around the elbow and proximal forearm
    Neil F Jones
  • 16.45 Announcement of best paper
  • Close of meeting
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