The International Meeting ILIZAROV READINGS 2016 «BONE PATHOLOGY: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE» (Kurgan, June, 16-18) opens its halls to over 500 delegates from Russia, USA, UK, Germany, China, India, Italy, Austria, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Syria, Serbia, Iran, SAR, Egypt, Canada.The International Meeting “Ilizarov Readings 2016” has been accredited by the EACCME® with 18 CME credits.
This year – the year of Ilizarov - celebrates several milestone dates important to the Ilizarov-minded world: 95th anniversary of Professor G.A.Ilizarov, 65th anniversary of the Ilizarov Method, and 45th anniversary of the Ilizarov Centre.
The program of the conference includes various events to contribute the successful development of orthopedics, multicultural exchange and friendly relations between the doctors of different countries.
The solemn ceremony on the 15thof June - the Gavriil Ilizarov’s birthday - invited many guests: friends, colleagues, disciples, patients, relatives of the Genius of orthopedics. 95 balloons flied up in the sky to commemorate the jubilee.
Ten distinguished doctors were traditionally awarded with a title “Professor Emeritus”.
The press-conference organized by TASS news agency presented the most recent data of Ilizarov method distribution all over the world, reported by doctors from Russia, Egypt, India, Syria and USA.
The Yildrim Beyazit University, School of Medicine (Ankara, Turkey) runs the 3rd Hip Joint Preservation / PelviSchool Cadaver Course on the 26-28th of August 2016.
The year 2016 is a year of several mile-stone dates for the Ilizarov-minded world: the 95th anniversary of the outstanding soviet surgeon-orthopedist, inventor, researcher, academician Gavriil Ilizarov, the 65th anniversary of the method “ Transosseous osteosynthesis” well-known as the Ilizarov method and the 45th anniversary of the Ilizarov Centre, that is a brand of the region. That is why the year 2016 is officially celebrated as the Ilizarov year in Kurgan region.
Many cultural, medical, scientific, sport events are planned in the calendar of the Ilizarov year. The year has been started by opening of the exhibition “Healing art” dedicated to G.Ilizarov and his centre, it took place in the Art Museum on the 15th of January. The next event is “Paralympic Games” held on the 18th of February in the Ilizarov Centre.
The International Meeting ILIZAROV READINGS «BONE PATHOLOGY: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE» will be held in Kurgan, Russia on the 16-18 of June, 2016.
The co-organizers of the conference are the Russian Ilizarov Scientific Centre “Restorative Traumatology and Orthopaedics” and the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (USA) under the auspices of international nonprofit organizations ASAMI International, ASAMI Russia, ASAMI North America.
On-line registration and abstract submission are available on the web-site www.read.ilizarov.ru
The year 2016 will bring several milestone dates important to the Ilizarov-minded world: 95th anniversary of Professor G.A.Ilizarov, 65th anniversary of the Ilizarov Method, and 45th anniversary of the Ilizarov Centre.
Read more on www.read.ilizarov.ru
The very first volume of Journal of Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction was issued on November 5, 2015, it was presented during the ILLRS Congress in Miami, Fl (USA).
Journal of Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction, a publication of Association for study & Application of Methods of Ilizarov (ASAMI-BR) & International Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction Society (ILLRS - Bone Reconstruction), is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jlimblengthrecon.org .
The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of limb lengthening deformity correction, treatment of nonunions, bone gaps, infections, post tumor reconstruction, congenital limb anomalies. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.
In the first volume the following articles can be found:
- Dror Paley «Limb lengthening and reconstruction: A new subspecialty of orthopedic surgery?»
- Milind M Chaudhary, Saurabh Jain, Vigneshwaran Pragadeeswaran, Pratik H Lakhani «Infected lower tibial nonunions without bone grafting - Reliable union using the Ilizarov technique»
- Kevin Tetsworth «The luckiest surgeons in the world»
- Nuno Lopes «Use of Ilizarov methodology for complex foot and ankle problems: A personal experience»
- Tsukasa Teramoto «Controversy of high tibial osteotomy»