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Sessions.

 

SESSIONS 1

08:00

08:05

0:05

Welcome: SASS President




Dr Jacques du Plessis

08:05

08:10

0:05

Welcome: SASS Academic Coordinator




Prof Ian Vlok

08:10

08:30

0:20

Management of the patient with severe cord compression and no myelopathy




Dr Vince Traynelis

08:30

08:35

0:05

Discussion

08:35

08:45

0:10

TDR: Cervical: Experience at a single centre of 15 years: Comparison with US experience: differences seen




Dr Louis Nel

08:45

08:55

0:10

Avoiding complications during ACDF




Dr Jason Coventry

08:55

09:05

0:10

Discussion

09:05

09:20

0:15

Cervical spinal trauma – the challenge in a resource constrained environment




Dr Alex v d Horst

09:20

09:30

0:10

TB of the cervical spine




Dr Sanesh Misseer

09:30

09:35

0:05

Discussion

09:35

09:55

0:20

Re-do anterior cervical surgery




Dr Vince Traynelis

09:55

10:05

0:10

Discussion

 

SESSIONS 2

10:30

10:55

0:25

Lateral lumbar surgery – pitfalls, complications and successes

 



Dr Patrick McKenna

10:55

11:00

0:05

Discussion

11:00

11:10

0:10

Lumbar deformity – complications in corrective surgery in the elderly

 



Dr Johan Davis

11:10

11:15

0:05

Discussion

11:15

11:25

0:10

Posterior based circumferential spinal cord decompression in Paediatric patients with the Vertebral Column resection (VCR) technique spares the morbidity of the anterior approach



Prof Rob Dunn, Dr A Horn

11:25

11:35

0:10

Discussion

11:35

11:55

0:20

Scoliosis correction surgeries and Electrophysiology; current trends and data review

 



Dr Muhammad Imtiaz

11:55

12:00

0:05

Discussion

12:00

12:10

0:10

Proximal Junctional Kyphosis Post TB Spine Corrective Surgery in Paediatric patients

 



Dr A Mbatha, Dr S Mkize, Prof Rob Dunn

12:10

12:20

0:10

External Fixator-Frame Assisted Correction of Paediatric Spinal Deformity

 



Dr Vuyo Gezengana

12:20

12:30

0:10

Discussion

12:30

12:55

0:25

Prevention of proximal junctional kyphosis - cadaveric biomechanical evidence

 



Prof S Viljoen

12:55

13:00

0:05

Discussion