Lectures of the Tri-City doctors
7-8 March a practical course in the arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee took place in English York. Dr. Maciej Pawlak, from Tri Rehasport Clinic, was an instructor and lecturer. Participants were orthopedists from all over Poland who have studied knee ligament reconstruction procedures, as well as tendon repair of the rotator cuff and shoulder instability. The course had been organized in the Smith and Nephew laboratory , in which Dr. Maciej Pawlak is an international trainer in the field of arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee.
MD Joanna Niemunis – Sawicka from the Tri-City Rehasport Clinic had led a course on the diagnosis of diseases of the shoulder for radiology specialists from around the country between 22-23 March. It was the second edition of the training , which had been held in the Lublin Grand Hotel. Interactive training based on lectures and practical workshops had covered all methods of imaging of the shoulder: X-ray, ultrasound, arthrography, CT, MRI, CT and artro – artro -MR. The topic of the training was, among others, diagnosis of rotator cuff pathology and instability of the shoulder. One of the topics was also about the cooperation between orthopedic surgeons and radiologists in the evaluation of painful shoulder joints. The basic operating techniques of rotator cuff lesions had been presented by Dr. Maciej Pawlak.