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Congress of Foot & Ankle

Foot & Ankle Congress ASTAOR • ESSKA-AFAS • RUSFAS

September 13-14, 2018
Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Sechenov University) 8-2 Trubetskaya st., Moscow

Scientific Program

  • Arthroscopic surgery in the ankle
  • Osteochondral lesions to the talus
  • Tendoscopy for sports injuries in the ankle
  • Arthroscopic and open reconstruction of the ankle collateral ligaments in athletes
  • Subtalar arthroscopy
  • Endoscopic and MIS for Haglund's deformity and plantar fasciitis
  • Surgical treatment for acute and chronic Achilles tendon ruptures
  • Arthroscopic and open arthrodesis of the ankle and subtalar joints - return to active loads
  • Fractures of the ankle, hindfoot and midfoot in amateurs and professional athletes
  • Distal syndesmosis injuries – diagnostics and approach
  • Arthrodesis of the hindfoot and midfoot joints in the treatment of static foot deformities
  • Calcaneal osteotomy and subtalar arthroereisis in the treatment of static foot deformities in athletes
  • Total ankle arthroplasty
  • Diagnostics of ankle and foot injuries, role of MRI, X-Ray and CT
  • Diagnostics of ankle injuries in athletes
  • Role of ankle injuries in professional football players
  • Stress F&A* fractures in sports
  • Rehabilitation for sports injuries of the ankle and foot
  • Postoperative F&A rehabilitation of amateurs and professional athletes
  • Treatment of chronic ankle and foot tendon lesions in athletes
  • Complex conservative treatment of planovalgus and equinovarus foot
  • Conservative treatment of F&A lesions in athletes
  • Individual orthopaedic insoles in sports
  • Role of hyaluronic acid for ankle arthritis prevention
  • PRP in the treatment of F&A lesions
  • Pain management after ankle surgery
  • Prevention of infectious and thromboembolic complications in ankle and foot surgery
  • Injuries prevention in junior and adolescent athletes
  • F&A injuries prevention

Workshops and live surgeries

  • Arthrodesis of the ankle and subtalar joints
  • Triple arthrodesis of the foot
  • Reconstruction of the ankle and foot ligaments
  • Treatment of Achilles insertion pathology
  • Surgery of the middle foot
  • Forefoot surgery
  • Tendoscopy
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the ankle
  • Arthroscopic techniques for osteochondral lesions of the talus
  • Kinesiotaping
  • Massage techniques
  • Rehabilitation workshops

Medical Exhibition

  • Surgical instruments
  • New equipment for orthopaedic and trauma surgery
  • New implants and fixation devices
  • Dressing and suture materials for operating rooms
  • Rehabilitation equipment
  • Exercise machines for sports medicine
  • Modern IT solutions in medicine
  • Medicines for sports injuries and rehabilitation
  • Braces and bandages in F&A problems
  • Equipment for CT,US,MRI and X-Ray diagnostics
  • Equipment for postoperative care
  • Individual orthopaedic insoles
  • Etc

Congress Co-Presidents

Prof. Andrey KOROLEV (Russia) Prof. Andrey KARDANOV (Russia) Dr. James CALDER (the UK)