Fractures of the Spine


Early-Morning: 16:00 to 19:00

Held by the speakers:
Richard Bransford, MD, Department oof Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, United States (Seattle)
Jens R. Chapman, MD, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Surgery, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, Seattle, United States (Seattle)
Prof. Dr. Frank Kandziora, Center for Spinal Surgery and Neurotraumatology, Berufsgenossenschaftliche Unfallklinik Frankfurt am Main (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Prof. Osmar Jose Santos de Moraes, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Santa Catarina, Research Technology Institute IPT (Sao Paolo, Brazil)
Dr. Klaus Schnake, MD, Center for Spinal and Scoliosis Surgery, Malteser Waldkrankenhaus St. Marien (Zirndorf, Germany)
Alexander R. Vaccaro, PhD, MBA, Rothmann Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University (Philadelphia, United States)
Emiliano Vialle, MD, MSc, Cajuru Hospital, Catholic University of Parana (Curitiba, Brazil)

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Start: 16:00

End: 19:00

Timezone = UTC +2  (Berlin time)

16:00 - Odontoid fractures

Speaker: Alexander R. Vaccaro / Philadelphia, United States

16:30 - Luxation fractures of the subaxial cervical spine

Speaker: Jens R. Chapman / Seattle, United States

17:00 - Burst fractures without neurologic deficit

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Frank Kandziora / Frankfurt am Main, Germany

17:30 - Thoracolumbar C type fractures

Speaker: Prof. Osmar Jose Santos de Moraes / Sao Paulo, Brazil

18:00 - Osteoporotic fractures

Speaker: Dr. Klaus Schnake / Erlangen, Germany

18:30 - Sacrum fractures of the elderly

Speaker: Emiliano Vialle / Curitiba, Brazil

19:00 - Case presentations

Speaker: Rick Bransford / Seattle, United States