EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course

ESSKA-EKA provides faculty and expertise for ESSKA Surgical Skills Courses on Knee.

ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course 
This is a comprehensive 1½-day course covering principles and technique of knee arthroplasty for surgeons who want to perform or are performing knee joint replacement surgery with assistance and are eager to become independent operators.This course is designed to provide certified orthopaedic surgeons thorough didactic and practical training in challenging disorders of the knee from renowned ESSKA-EKA Faculty using state of the art surgical facilities. All courses are submitted for accreditation to the UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) for European CME credits (ECMECs).

Anatomy covered:
  • Knee
Surgical procedures:
  • Knee arthroplasty 
  • Total
  • Unicompartmental
  • Patellofemoral
Learning outcomes/competences
  • Management of knee arthritis
  • Principles of knee arthroplasty
  • Conservative management of knee disorders
  • Techniques of knee arthroplasty

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Upcoming Course

2018 ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course
13-14 July 2018 - Istanbul, Turkey

LATEST: The ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course, Istanbul, Turkey, 13/07/2018-14/07/2018 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 9 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

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Past Courses

ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course 20-21 October 2016 

Lisbon, Portugal

ESSKA-EKA Basic Knee Arthroplasty Course 26-27 November 2015
Istanbul, Turkey

Cancellation policy for EKA courses registrations:

1. 30 days before course - no refund
2. 31 days - 60 days - 50% refund (excluding any processing charges incurred by ESSKA).
3. 61 days - 90 days - full refund (excluding any processing charges incurred by ESSKA).