Course Instructors

Ali Noorani Ali Noorani Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon
Eduardo Gonzalez-Hernandez Eduardo Gonzalez-Hernandez Orthopaedic Surgeon & Upper Extremity Specialist
Michael Gardner Michael Gardner Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Joseph Abboud Joseph Abboud Professor of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

This session is all about proximal humeral fractures. We have an outstanding international faculty talking about everything necessary to treat proximal humeral fractures.


This session will be covering frequent exam topics and the areas of uncertainty or controversy in clinical practice, such as:

  • Risks for developing avascular necrosis
  • Fracture displacement patterns and implications on treatment
  • Rationale for plate designs, and thus top tips for fixing proximal humeral fractures
  • When to consider arthroplasty in proximal humerus fractures
  • Profher trail

Target audience: orthopaedic surgeons & trainees, junior doctors and medical students, orthopaedic industry & orthopaedic training / research institutions, orthopaedic nurses specialists, administrative staff and allied healthcare professionals.

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The Royal College of Surgeons England has awarded upto 3 CPD points for this session