Hip Resurfacing Belgium Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon
Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon
Staff member General Hospital "Jan Palfijn" of Ghent
Consultant Elisabeth Hospital of Sijsele
Ex-staff member University Hospital of Ghent
Primary and Revision hip surgery
Open dislocations of hip, Ganz-osteotomy of the hip
BVOT Belgische Vereniging voor Orthopedie en Traumatologie.
BVOT Hip Group.
BOTA Belgian Orthopedic Trauma Association.
AAOS American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons®.
EHS European Hip Society.
ISTA International Science and Technology in Arthroplasty.
AIOD Belgium, member and guest expert.
ACTA Orthopaedica Belgica, member of editorial board.
Orthopedic Staff Member of the General Hospital "Jan Palfijn" at Ghent.
Member of scientific committee and co-organizer of the sixt Bota symposium at Ghent September 13, 1997.
Member of International Scientific Committee CREMASCOLI PROSTHESIS GROUP 1997–1998, 1998–1999, 1999–2000, 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2002-2003.
Coordinator of the Belgium Metasul and Study Group 2000-2001.
Consultant to Wright Medical Company 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004
AAOS member 2004-2005, 2005-2006
Member of scientific panel and Consultant Wright Medical Company 2004-2005
Demo-Surgeon for Belgian and International Orthopaedic Surgeons for BIRMINGHAM HIP RESURFACING since 10/2001–11/2003 (2 to 3 demo sessions a month)
Consultant at the MARIA-MIDDELARES HOSPITAL GHENT (BELGIUM) for resurfacing prosthesis 2003/2004
Consultant at the ELISABETH HOSPITAL DAMME SIJSELE (BELGIUM) 01/03/2001 – 31/12/2002 (120 THR)
Current research projects
ceramic-on-ceramic stress load and wear in total hip prosthesis.
metal-on-metal stress load and wear in total hip prosthesis.
resurfacing-prosthesis with young patients.
development of new intramedullary trauma nail.
Co-worker in international multi-center-study with a newly developed, Matthys-Z-stem (OPTION 3000), a partially and proximally cemented stem.
development new instruments Conserve Plus resurfacing.
development enhanced fixation cup Wright Medical.
Studies in development and follow up studies:
follow up study of 90 uncemented total hip prosthesis RMHS, clinical and radiological follow up (almost finished).
follow up study of Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Prosthesis - 1500 prosthesis (second largest serie in the World).
follow up study of Ceramic-on-Ceramic uncemented prosthesis Ancafit with exchangeable neck (200 prosthesis).
follow up study of revision uncemented prosthesis (125) modular Wagner system with exchangeable neck
follow up study with Reef revision prosthesis with distal locking mechanism.
follow up study of Scientific Hip Prosthesis (120 – 6 years), cemented prosthesis.
follow up study with Metal-on-Metal hybrid THR system (first American system in the world used). Biomet MA.
First Hip Resurfacing DYSPLASIA implanted, 16/02/1999 University Ghent Belgium, Dr. De Smet.
Follow up study in using chronic antibiotherapy in infected prosthesis (together with Dr.Vogelaers University Ghent).
An efficacy and safety study of rhBMP-2/Absorbable collagen sponge in open tibial shaft fractures requiring surgical management.
metal-ion study, follow up and activity: prospective at random study comparing 120 THR, M²A biomet, metal-on-metal metasul centerpulse, BHR MMT, Durom Zimmer/Centerpulse, Conserve-Plus Wright Medical, with Ceramic-on-Ceramic control group.
metal-ion study M²A device and similar THR without Metal-on-Metal comparison with Metasul; difference between high carbide and low carbide.
Past-Lecturer on the State University of Ghent in:
Postgraduate course (10 h) in sportsphysiotherapy pelvis and lower limb for physiotherapists (kinesitherapists) 1998-1999, 1999-2000, 2000-2001.
Postgraduate course orthopaedics – traumatology (8 h) for nursingstaff (operating room – accident and emergency department) 1998, 1999, 2000.
Basic-course orhopaedic surgery for orthopaedic trainees.
Review-course orthopaedic and traumatologic surgery for advanced trainees.
Instructional courses resurfacing Wright Medical / University of OXFORD (GB)
Orthowave program (Dr. Epinet, Bruay-la-buissière, France) in follow up of THP, and follow up studies for prosthesis.
Collaboration in setting up National Belgian Hip Register; development of software
The Alloclassic Zweymüller stem: An All-Round Prosthesis. Dr. K. De Smet. Alloclassic Bulletin. October 1999, 4-7
De Totale Heupprothese Op Jonge Leeftijd; La Prothese Totale De Hanche Chez Le Sujet Jeune. Dr. Koen De Smet. Orthopeic Forum, nr. 23. 2000 june
Treatment of tibial fractures with the Marchetti-nail, Closed intramedullary nailing using the Marchetti-Vicenzi nail. Its use in closed and open fractures. K. De Smet, A.K. Mostert, J. De Witte, R. Verdonk. INJURY, Int.J.Care Injured. 31 (2000), 597-603
FDG PET for the exclusion in orthopedic prosthesis. F.De Winter, K.De Smet, R.A.Dierckx. SNM Congres, june 2000, ST.Louis, USA. JNM abstract book 2000, 41(5): 327P FDG PET for the noninvasive diagnosis of orthopaedic infections. F.De Winter, K.De Smet, R.A.Dierckx. Eur J Nucl Med 2000; 27:PS 15
Patient Information Hip Guide. K.De Smet, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent - Belgium. Jan. 2002 (will be presented to patients of the clinic).
Fluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose-Positron Emission Tomography: A Highly Accurate Imaging Modality for the Diagnosis of Chronic Musculoskeletal Infections. F.De Winter, C.Van De Wiele, D.Vogelaers, K.De Smet, R.Verdonk, R.A.Dierckx, The Journal of Bone&Joint Surgery, Vol 83-A, No.5, May 2001
Early results of primary Birmingham Hip Resurfacing using a hybrid metal-on-metal couple (Award paper). K.A. De Smet, C. Pattyn, R.Verdonk, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent - Belgium. Hip International / Vol 12 no. 2, 2002 / pp. 158-162.
Are big heads the solution to dislocation after total hip replacement? Noble, P C; Paravic, V; Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.
Anatomic cementless total hip arthroplasty with ceramic bearings and modular necks: 3 to 5 years follow-up. A. Toni, S. Paderni, A. Sudanese, E. Guerra, F. Traina, F. Giardina, B. Antonietti, A. Giunti. Hip International / Vol. 11 no. 1, 2001 / pp. 1-17.
Early resection of heterotopic ossification after total hip arthroplasty: A review of the literature. K.A. De Smet, C. Pattyn, R.Verdonk, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent - Belgium. Hip International / Vol. 12 no. 4, 2002 / pp. 383-387.
Revisiting Surface Arthroplasty of the Hip. Belgium Experience with Metal-on-Metal Surface Arthroplasty. Koen A. De Smet. ORTHOPEDIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA (OCONA) April 2005; Volume 36 Number 2: 203 – 213
Other Publications and Articles
Publications in production and send for publication:
Femoral Marchettinail, F.Plasschaert, K.De Smet, R.Verdonk, sent to International Journal of Trauma.
Humeral Marchettinail, follow up study 40 cases.
Marchettinail and its use in panarthrodesis of the ankle.
Casereport: retrograde Marchettinail for arthrodesis of the ankle in a case of congenital pseudarthrosis. FDG-PET for the non-invasive diagnosis of orthopaedic infections (accepted as a poster in South-Africa) 10-14 april 2000. Accepted in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.
The RMHS hipprosthesis, a failed system.
Publication sent to JOURNAL OF ARTHROPLASTY: Use of constrained cups in chronic dislocations: concerns and review of the literature. C. Pattyn, A. Kloeck, K. De Smet.
Case Reports submitted for publication:
Case report: “Patella baja”.Treatment with tendon allograft, Z plasty and Krakow suture.
Case report: “Dislocation of the radial head in congenital proximal radio-ulnar synostosis”.
Gait analysis and muscle-electromyography in chronic ACL rupture, use of a knee brace (Generation II brace)
Case report: Acute (sequestered) prolapsed L4L5 disc after discography.
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatogoly:
Rotherham District General Hospital (United Kingdom)
Training director and senior consultant Mr.Zaman
Bimonthly (own)lectures at orthopedic staff
meetings, including following topics:
Ilizarov : historical review and applications
Extracorporeal irradiation of bone in tumor surgery
Handcourse: 1 week Marie-RoseHospital,Edinburgh
Follow-up study Hydroxyapatite Coated Furlong Total Hip Prosthesis (40 patients)
Attendance of the congress of the British Orthopaedic Association in Glasgow
General surgery St.Jozef Hospital, Gentbrugge
Training directors :Dr.G.De Gendt -Dr.H.Devriendt
Training director : Dr.S.Devleeschauwer
Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology
University Hospital, Ghent
Training director and head of department: Prof. Dr. R. Verdonk.
LECTURES GIVEN AT CONGRESSES, AND VISITED CONGRESSES
29/03/1994: Staff meeting - Ghent University Hospital. Treatment of wristfractures. State of the art. Review of the literature.
11/06/1994: Lecture Ghent University Hospital, Callusmeeting Wristfracture
22/10/1994: BVOT - congress Acetabular fractures. Ilioinguinal approach. Results and technique.
25/10/1994: Staff meeting - Ghent University Hospital Treatment of cervical spine fractures. October’94:Pediatric nursing staff - Ghent University Hospital Practical orthopedic problemsin the pediatric ward
1-2/12/1994: Attendance at International Spine Congress 1994, Reims
22/02/1995: NVKVV-course Brussels Traumatology and diagnostic imaging of the upper extremity
30/03/1995: Postgraduate training for nurses. Lecture: Management of orthopedic emergencies
25-28/5/1995: International Hip Meeting Stresa, Italy Preoperative planning in revision surgery. B.Poffyn, M.Janssens, K.De Smet
30/05/1995: Staff meeting - Ghent University Hospital. Fractures of the distal radius in children.
8-11/6/1995: XIth annual meeting Cervical Spine Research Society, Erlangen(Germany) Cervical instability with medullar compression in Still’s disease. B.Poffyn, K.De Smet, D.Uyttendaele
28/9/1995: Staff meeting - Ghent University Hospital. Lecture : Treatment of whiplash injury. Presentation of the “Quebec Task Force Study”
28/10/1995: Organizer at University Hospital Ghent of a postgraduate orthopaedic session and life surgery in revision hiparthroplasty by prof.Dr.J.Cuckler, Alabama USA
19/10/1995: Attendance at Congress Marbella (Spain) Current features in traumatology and hip (THP) surgery
8/11/1995: Scientific Hip Prosthesis (SHP) surgery course Dr.J.F.A.M.Ypma Leeuwarden, the Netherlands
28/11/1995: Attendance at the postgraduate session of the Ghent University Hospital : the child’s foot : selected topics.
30/11/1995: Attendance at the postgraduate session of the Ghent University Hospital : The specialist in physical medicine and rehabilitation. Problems with regard to insurance medicine.
30/1/1996: Postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Fractures about the knee joint. Lecture: Retrograde Marchetti nailing of supracondylar femoral fractures.
27/2/1996: Postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Pathology of the Achilles tendon in sports : Lecture : Differential diagnosis of achillodynia
9/3/1996: Springsymposium 1996 LEUVEN Orthopaedic conference - National teaching Problems and pitfalls in the upper limb management Lecture: Study of 100 cases of humeral Marchetti nailing.
19/3/1996: Impaction bone grafting in hip revision surgery Course at East Surrey Hospital Orthopaedic Learning Centre (London)
26/3/1996: Attendance at postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Iatrogenic surgical nerveproblems. Lecture : Iatrogenic nerveproblems in surgery of the lower limb.
28/5/1996: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Acromioclavicular pathology
5-7/6/1996: Congress Essene Orthopaedica Belgica Fixation techniques and wear in prosthesis
26/6/1996 Lecture for Zimmer International at Brussels Marchetti nail: State of the art
20-23/6/1996:Hipcongress Dusseldorf (Germany) Lecture : Acetabular reconstruction with the Burch Schneider Ring. F.Aziz, K.De Smet
29/8/1996: Visit Prof.Marchetti Rizzoli Institute Bologna Italy
1/9/1996: An agreement for cooperation was reached.
9-10/9/1996: Course at Colombus Ohio Orthopaedic Institute, USA Total Joint Arthroplasty Dr.Mallory, Dr.Lombardi
11/9/1996: Visit to the Rothman Institute Dr.Hozack, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, USA (life surgery in hiparthroplasty)
11-12/10/1996: Third International Congress (Dreiländerkongress) Bochum, Germany. Controversies in fracture management. Lecture : Initial Experience with retrograde nailing of supracondylar fractures with the Marchettinail.
17/10/1996: Visit of Sulzer orthopaedic factory at Winterthur
8/11/1996: Attendance at Faculty Meeting Ghent : Meniscal rupture, fix it or leave it.
14/11/1996: Attendance at Exeter symposium Amsterdam
15/11/1996: Revision in total hip surgery, impaction bone grafting
4/12/1996: Course : arthroscopy update 1996
7/12/1996: Hands-on cadaver lab : Arthroscopy of knee and ankle University Utrecht, the Netherlands.
28/1/1997: ‘Open round table discussion on total hip prosthesis’ and postgraduate session : ‘THP: Innovations?’ Organisation and coordination : DR.KOEN DE SMET Invited speakers and members of the round table : Prof.Dr.L.Sedel Faculté de médecine Lariboisière Paris (F) Mr.D Mc Minn, FRCSBirmingham (GB) Dr.E.J.Van LangelaanLeierdorp, the Netherlands Lecture : Future of the hip implant
30-31/1/1997: Minimal invasive traumatology symposium Salzburg, Austria. Lecture: Initial experience with retrograde nailing of femoral supracondylar fractures with the Marchetti nail.
31/1-1/2/1997: Attendance at Alloclassic symposium Vienna, Austria.
21/3/1997Attendance at "The Corail system Live" Argonay Clinic, Annecy (France)
27/3/1997: Attendance at postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Facetjoint problems at the lumbar spine.
12/4/1997: Louvain trauma day Lecture : Treatment of fractures of long bones with the Marchetti nail.
18/4/1997: Training of operating theatre nursing staff Lectures: Anatomy and physiology of the hip joint Total hip prosthesis update Pitfalls in total hip surgery
22/4/1997: Organizer of orthopedic Meeting Ghent University Hospital Orthowave : The future in clinical follow-up Dr.Epinette, Centre de Recherche et Documentation des Arthroplasties - Bruay, FRANCE
24/4/1997: EFORT MEETING BARCELONA Lecture : Retrograde intramedullary Nailing of Humeral Shaft Fractures with the Marchetti Nail. Poster: Retrograde nailing with the Marchettinail in supracondylar femoral fractures. Attendance at the ARTOFF - Meeting 23/4/1997 Attendance at the EHS - Meeting 25/4/1997
15/5/1997: Visit to Prof.Gächter of the University Hospital St.Gallen, Switzerland
22/5/1997: Lecture nurse staff University Hospital Ghent “THE THA”
23/5/1997: Lecture training nursing staff intensive care and operating room Endoscopy in orthopaedics.
27/5/1997: Attendance at postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Gait analysis lab: diagnostic features.
4-6/6/1997: Attendance at BVOT (Orthopaedica Belgica) meeting Avascular necrosis
26/08/1997: Coördinator lecture & demonstration University Ghent Retrograde Ace Traumanail Dr.Moed Henri Ford Hospital DETROIT
27/08/1997: Annual Winter Meeting Australia Lecture : Prof.R.Verdonk, K.De Smet Burg-Schneider Ring Fixation
13/09/1997: Sixth symposium of the Belgian Orthopaedic Trauma Association (BOTA) Ghent: FRACTURES ABOUT THE KNEE JOINT Lecture : Retrograde Marchetti Nailing for supracondylar femoral fractures
30/9/1997: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital 2 years laparoscopic lumbar fusion
10-11/10/1997: PROFEMUR AND ANCAFIT HIPMEETING BRUSSELS Lecture:Our results at the University of Ghent with the ceramic on ceramic wear couple.
17-18/10/1997: SYMPOSIUM (DUPUY) NAILING OF SHAFT FRACTURES AND RELATED PROBLEMS The “pand” Ghent Lecture : Marchetti Nailing in humeral fractures Retrograde femoral nailing of supracondylar femoral fractures President of case discussion and workshops of ante & retrograde nailing of the femur.
25/11/1997: POSTGRADUATE SESSION UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL GHENT THP revisions, use of a modular prosthesis. DR.K.DE SMET Coördinator: K.De Smet Invited speakers : Prof.Willert Göttingen, Prof.Argenson Marseille.
28-29/11/1997: BVOT - SOBCOT ESSENE (AALST) Orthopaedica Belgica Congres : INFORMATICS AND ORHOPAEDICS Lecture : The AO-classification
02-03/12/1997: SHP (Scientific Hip Prosthesis) European Users Meeting EMMELOORD THE NETHERLANDS Lecture : Clinical experience in Belgium (University Ghent)
4/12/1997: Lecture physiotherapy manipulation staff : The hip and sportsinjuries
24/3/1998: CURRENT TRENDS IN THE THA - SURGERY Lecture for farmaceutic industry Kortrijk
31/3/1998: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Compartment syndrome
26/05/1998: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Anklesprains, medico-legal and economical update
13/06/1998: Attendance of Belgian Orthopaedic Trauma Association Brussels Belgium, locomotoric trauma.
20/06/1998: Chairman of CONGRES : PROBLEM SOLVING IN HIP- REVISION SURGERY. Invited speakers Dr.J.Retpen Denmark, Dr.E.J.Van Langelaan Netherland, MR.G.J.Charnley Devon U.K., Mr.Stossel Kent U.K, Mr.Smith Bristol U.K.
31/3/1998: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Compartment syndrome
20/08/1998: Attendance at The Birmingham Nuffield Hospital Operative sessions with Mr.McMinn, Hip Resurfacing
03 - 04/09/1998: Conference in Bologna - Verona with Dr.Toni, Prof.Dr.Marchetti Rizzoli Bologna, Prof.Bartolozzi Milan ITALY
17 - 19/09/1998: Attendance of MEETING "The interchangeable neck" in THP, MADRID, SPAIN Lecture : Clinical experience with the exchangeable neck from primary to revision surgery.
01-03/10/1998: Attendance of 11th ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM of the INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY in ARTHROPLASTY, MARSEILLE, FRANCE
27/10/1998: POSTGRADUATE SESSION UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL GHENT THE TOTAL HIPARTHROPLASTY Medical, economical and legal update Coördinator and organiser :K.De Smet
07/11/1998: 10 YEARS METASUL MEETING SULZER GENVAL BELGIUM Lecture: Early first experience with the metal-on-metal couple at the University Hospital Gent Dr.K.De Smet
04/12/1998: Attendance of MEETING Winterthur Switzerland "10 years experience with the Wagner Self-Locking Revision Stem" with Prof.H.Wagner.
26-28/11/1998: Visit to the University Hospital Lariboisiere Paris France Prof.Dr.L.Sedel Ceramic on ceramic long term results and assistance in operative work
15 - 16/01/1999: Attendance of MEETING "Techniques and Vision in Primary and Revision Hip Arthroplasty", with Dr.Malchau Sweden.
09/02/1999: Lecture Reumatology Meeting Ghent : Update Total Hip Prosthesis
11/02/1999: Attendance at The Birmingham Nuffield Hospital Operative sessions with Mr.McMinn, Hip Resurfacing Dysplastic cases
23/02/1999: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Postdiscectomy Syndrome
12-13/03/1999: Attendance of 4th International Symposium CERAMTEC, Reliability and long term results of ceramics in orthopaedics, Stuttgart Germany.
26-27/03/1999: Attendance of Clinical Symposium "Evolution in Knee Arthroplasty" Orthopaedic Department Catholic University Policlinico "A.Gemelli", ROMA Italy
20/04/1999: Lecture nursing staff reumatology : The total hip prosthesis
07-08/10/1999: Attendance at International Trauma Symposium, Gent Lecture: the Marchetti-Vicenzi II nail
22-23/10/1999: Invited speaker:Metal-on-Metal, a Surgeon’s Perspective Hipsymposium Marbella Spain
28-30/10/1999: Attendance at Instructional Course of Hip Revision Surgery Barcelona Spain
07-10/11/1999: Attendance at the SIOT meeting at Rome Italy. Italian congres of orthopaedic surgery
19/11/1999: Lecture general practitioners : total hip prosthesis today
08-11/12/1999: Attendance at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement (Winter 1999) in Orlando
22/12/1999: Lecture for orthopaedic surgeons: primary and revision total hip surgery: state of the art.
28/01/2000: Guest Expert at the First Trauma Course at Bruges, Belgium
29/02/2000: Attendance of postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Cervical fusion: the indications
01/04/2000: Attendance at the BVOT-NOV symposium: Cementless Hiparthroplasty Antwerp Belgium
13/05/2000: Attendance at the Metal-on-metal meeting Louvain Belgium
25/05/2000: Attendance at the Metasul Group Meeting Luik, Blegium
6/6/2000: FDG PET is highly accurate in the diagnosis of chronic osteomyelitis in the central skeleton. (accepted as an oral session St.Louis, USA 4-7 june 2000) F.De Winter, K.De Smet, R.Dierckx
13-15/06/2000: Attendance at the COURSE OF REVISION SURGERY, London, England
26-27/08/2000: Attendance at the AIOD meeting PARIS, FRANCE
2-6/9/2000: European association of Nuclear Medicine meeting Paris, France FDG PET for the noninvasive diagnosis of orthopaedic infections. F.De Winter, K.De Smet, R.A.Dierckx
8-10/09/2000: Attendance at the HIP AND KNEE REVISION meeting Lisbon, PORTUGAL Lecture: 4 years experience with modular prostheses.
12/09/2000: Invited guest in round table and life-surgery: UNCEMENTED REVISION OF THA Centre Hospitalier du Bois de l’Abbaye et de Hesbaye SERAING Belgium
25/09/2000: Lecture in basiccourse Orthopaedics and traumatology for Orthopaedic Trainees: Arthrodesis of the hip; Avascular necrosis of the hip
26/09/2000: Attendance at the postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Meniscal transplantation: 10 year follow-up
5-7/10/2000: Attendance at the World Tribology Meeting MONTREUX Switserland
20/10/2000: Attendance and member of the round table "femoral revisions" and life surgery Seraing (Sulzer) Belgium
31/10/2000: Attendance at the postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Fractures of the hand.
19-20/01/2001: Guest speaker in the Second Trauma Course at Bruges, Belgium. Lectures: supracondylar nailing Pelvic external fixation
30/01/2001: Attendance at the postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Techniques in infiltration of joints.
27/02/2001: Attendance at the postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital Flatfeet in children
31/03/2001: Speaker at the "LEUVENSE TRAUMADAG", SPRINGMEETING BVOT The Marchetti-Vicenzi II nail
2-4/05/2001: Orthopaedica Belgica Congres Speaker 4/05/2001: The Belgian National Hip Register Femoral revision: uncemented technique
09/05/2001: Eveningcolloquim general practicians : Locomotoric Revalidation Lecture: "Home, with a new THP."
07/06/2001: Attendance at the 5th Congress of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology Rhodes Greece, EUROPEAN HIP SOCIETY Lecture: RMHS prosthesis, follow up E.Van Ovost, K.De Smet. R.Verdonk
20/06/2001: Attendance at the ZimmerMeeting in Brugge Belgium.
16-17/08/2001: Meeting Sheffield-Doncaster-Centaur Casting factory prosthesis Meeting London Finsbury - discussion with engineers BHR (Birmingham Hip Resurfacing)
01/09/2001: Chairman SICOTMEETING PARIS session: Lower Limb surgery
10-12/10/2001: Attendance as invited speaker at MMT Meeting Birmingham on British Orthopaedic Association Meeting Lecture: Ceramic-on-ceramic THA or BHR for the young patient; a personal view.
24-25/09/2001: Attendance at the meeting ALTERNATE BEARINGS MAUI HAWAII
26-29/09/2001: Attendance at the ISTA MEETING MAUI HAWAII Lecture: EARLY RESULTS OF PRIMARY BIRMINGHAM HIP RESURFACING, USING A HYBRID METAL-ON-METAL COUPLE Paneldiscussion: THA in young patients Lecture: Ceramic-on-ceramic THA or BHR for the young patient
09/11/2001: SOFCOT-Meeting Paris Meeting Metal-on-Metal ion study. (Sulzermeeting)
18/12/2001: Attendance at the ORTHOS-meeting (bonecement) University hospital Ghent (coordinator)
29/01/2002: Attendance at the postgraduate session Ghent University Hospital TSP = Glenohumeral reconstruction
27-28/02/2002: LIFESURGERY – MMT MEETING GHENT (20 English Surgeons) Organisation: DE SMET KOEN Lecture: State of the art: the total hipprosthesis Follow up study: 200 BHR Life-surgery: BHR intervention, BHRdysplasia and profemur C/D with femoral shorteningsosteotomy in CDH case.
01/03/2002: Attendance at the UCL Hip Symposium Belgium Lecture: The conservative Hips; Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Dr.De Smet
02/03/2002: Attendance at the SULZER TRIBOLOGY MEETING MECHELEN Chairman of the congress Lecture: metal –on-metal; metallurgy and surgeons’experience
31/03/2002: Poster presentation at the SICOT/SIROT 2002 XXII World Congress.
05-08/06/2002: European Hip Society – 2002 Domestic Meeting BAVENO Lecture: EARLY RESULTS OF PRIMARY BIRMINGHAM HIP RESURFACING USING A HYBRID METAL-ON-METAL COUPLE Poster: M²A HYBRID COUPLE: EARLY RESULTS
21-22/06/2002: Symposium Wright Medical Cremascoli VIENNA Lecture: Bearing surfaces in Large Joint Arthroplasty
25-27/08/2002: SICOT-meeting SAN DIEGO USA Poster: Early results of hybrid metal-on-metal resurfacing
13/09/2002: Demo operation and presentation: 435 BHR and experience Montebellino – TREVISO ITALY
11/10/2002: Demo surgery and presentation at the first Belgian BHR users meeting
14/11/2002: SOFCOT PARIS Attendance Minimal Invasive Surgery for Resurfacing as invited orthopaedic surgeon
25/11/2002: 3 DEMO OPERATIES BHR- BHRDYSPLASIE, Dr.Paul Bom Jeroen Bosch Ziekenhuis Den Bosch Nederland Symposium Implants ‘ Nederlandse Orthopaedische Vereniging’ Amsterdam: Metal-on-Metal in Total Hip Arthroplasty Lecture.
18/12/2002: Lokgroup FLANDRES: Lecture and organisation: THE NATIONAL HIPREGISTER
25/01/2003: UCL MEETING attribute to Prof. Lemaire Invited speaker: experience with the Birmingham Hip Resurfacing
07/03/2003: Newcastle (GREAT-BRITAIN) meeting, MMT – RESURFACING 2 lectures as invited speaker: Ghent experience with Birmingham Hip Resurfacing BHR in difficult cases, indications and treatment
21-23/04/2003: MEETING INDIA CHENNAI Two demo surgeries: 1 dysplasia BHR and 1 dysplasia BHR for acetabular fracture. Three lectures: - Introduction and preoperative templating in BHR - Ghent experience with Birmingham Hip Resurfacing - Pearls and Pitfalls in BHR
25/03/2003: Postgraduate meeting University Hospital Ghent. THE NATIONAL HIP REGISTER. Chairman and lecture: Registration of Hip Prosthesis, how to do it?
28-29/03/2003: MEETING DRESDEN Invited speaker: Lecture: BHR and ceramic-on-ceramic THR in young patients.
08-09/05/2003: BVOT MEETING BRUSSELS Invited speaker: Influence on wear and stability in large head THR.
07-08/06/2003: Attendance to EFFORT MEETING HELSINKI FINLAND
08/06/2003: Invited speaker at the European Hip Society (EHS) Speciality day EFFORT meeting Helsinki Lecture: Revisions using large heads.
13-15/06/2003: MMT MALAGA MEETING Birmingham Hip Resurfacing Invited speaker: 2 Lectures - Ghent Experience in BHR - Navigation and Minival Invasive Surgery: Limitations and Concerns
29-31/08/2003: MMT MEETING FINLAND – ISLAND OF ALAND Invited speaker: 2 Lectures: - The Ghent Experience: 850 Birmingham Hip Resurfacing - Use of big heads in revisions
12-12/09/2003: ROM MEETING ZÜRICH (CENTREPULSE) “The range of motion in total hip arthroplasty, the resurfacing in total hip arthroplasty” Invited speaker: Lecture: - Resurfacing in Difficult Cases
24-28/09/2003: MEETING VERONA (CONSERVE PLUS LIFESURGERY) “La protesi d’anca da rivestimento” Invited speaker: 2 Lectures - Innovations of resurfacing - Personal experience in the resurfacing
21-22/10/2003: ZURICH OPERATION
4-7/12/2003: MEETING MEMPHIS
19/12/2003: MEETING BOLOGNA, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli Invited speaker: Lecture: - Artroplastica di rivestimento secondo McMinn con accoppiamento metallo/metallo o protesi tradizionale con accoppiamento ceramica/ceramica
14/01/2004: VOORDRACHT DOORNIK / TOURNAI
16/01/2004: MEETING LAUSANNE “Surgical treatment in young patients with hip osteoarthritis” Invited speaker: Lecture: - Hip resurfacing versus Ceramic/Ceramic THR
28/01/2004: MEETING BREMEN “Aktuelle Trends in der Hüftendoprothetik” Invited speaker: Lecture: - BHR-Oberflächenersatz-Hüftprothese nach McMinn
18/02/2004: INFORMATIEAVOND HEUPREGISTER JAN PALFIJN GENT “Opstart nationaal heupregister en financiering”
10-13/03/2004: MEETING AAOS SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA Attented Annual Meeting American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
14-16/03/2004: WRIGHT MEETING NAPA VALLEY, CALIFORNIA SILVERADO SYMPOSIA ON ORTHOPAEDIC TECHNOLOGIES Invited speaker
23/04/2004: Congres - Paterswolde Groningen Nederland 'New trends in total joint replacement' Invited speaker.
1/05/2004: International Affiliate Member of the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons).
7/05/2004 MEETING ROME “Conservative implants in hip surgery” Annual training course in Hip Surgery Invited speaker : Lecture : - Conserve
4-6/06/2004 MEETING MONTRÉAL CANADA Third Symposium on Joint Preserving and Minimally Invasive Surgery of the Hip Invited speaker : Lecture : - Clinical Experience with Current Surface Arthroplasty of the Hip : A Belgian Experience
20-21/09/2004 INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE ON CONSERVE PLUS (OXFORD) Invited speaker : Lectures : - Clinical Results in Difficult Cases - Pre-planning / Surgical Technique - Revision Options
22/09/2004 Business meeting (OXFORD) Invited speaker : Lecture : - Plans and tricks in resurfacing
23-25/09/2004 ISTA 2004 (ROME, ITALY) 17th annual symposium of the international society for technology in arthroplasty Invited speaker : Lectures : - Large diameter femoral heads in revision hip surgery - Primary ceramic-on-ceramic THA versus metal-on-metal hip resurfacing in active young patients
8/10/2004 Attendance INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON CONSERVATIVE HIP SURGERY (AMC, Amsterdam, Netherlands)
11-14/11/2004 MEETING DUBAI The 2nd International Resurfacing Forum Lecture : - Primary Ceramic THR Versus Resurfacing. C. Pattyn, K. De Smet
20/11/2004 NOV BVOT CONGRESS (ANTWERP ) Total Hip Arthroplasty: Problems and alternatives Lectures : - Resurfacing arthroplasty in difficult cases. E. Jansegers, K. De Smet, C. Pattyn - Two-stage revision of infected THR with a preformed spacer and uncemented stem. C. Pattyn, K. De Smet, E. Jansegers
11-12/12/2004 MEETING ORLANDO, FLORIDA Panel Member : Wright Medical Technology’s 2ND Annual Resurfacing Technologies Advisory Panel (RTAP) meeting
15/12/2004 Attendance LOKGROUP FLANDRES “De toepassing van keramiek op keramiek en resurfacing in de heup-chirurgie”
22/01/2005 Chirurgisch – Orthopädisch Fachklinik Lorsch GERMANY Symposium Hüftendoprothetik aktuell Invited speaker : Lecture : - Surface Replacement an der Hüfte: Klinische Erfahrung - Rundtischgespräch Oberflächenersatz an der Hüfte: Neue Kappe oder alter Hut? - Hands on Workshop Oberflächenersatz Hüfte Conserve Plus
31-4/02/2005 MEETING VAL THORENS (WRIGHT) Arthroplasty Symposium Invited speaker : Lecture : - Challenging Resurfacing Hip Cases - Large Femoral Head Prosthesis in Hip Surgery
4-5/04/2005 MEETING OXFORD Instructional Course on Conserve Plus Invited speaker : Lecture : - Surgical Techniques -Clinical Results in Difficult Cases -Surgical Technique in detail -Revision Options 2 Hands-on-workshop – 4 stations
13-17/04/2005 MEETING DRAKENSBERG (SOUTH AFRICA) 18th Bi-Annual Arthroplasty Society Congress Invited speaker : Lecture : -Belgium experience with metal on metal surface Arthroplasty -Hip Resurfacing Symposium Workshop Conserve Plus Resurfacing Technique
21/04/2005 MEETING SWITZERLAND Xve Journee Romande D’Orthopedie La hanche : Actualités Invitded speaker : Lecture : - Expérience avec la prothèse BHR
27/04/2005 MEETING UMC St. Radboud (NEDERLAND) Invited speaker : “7 jaar ervaring met heupresurfacing”
9-10/05/2005 MEETING OXFORD Instructional Course on Conserve Plus Invited speaker : Lecture : - Surgical Technique in Detail - Clinical Results in Difficult Cases - Pre-operative Templating / Implant Positioning - Revision Options 1
20-21/05/2005 MEETING BRAZILIË VIII JOPPAQ Jornada Paulista de Patologia do Quadril Invited speaker : Lecture : - Pre-planning / Surgical Technique in MOM Resurfacing - Cirurgia III : Recapeamento “Resurfacing” - Belgium Experience with Metal on Metal Surface Arthroplasty - Revision Options in MOM Resurfacing
25/06/2005 OPEN FORUM ON HIP RESURFACING (BRUSSELS) Invited speaker : Lecture : - Clinical Follow Up of 1600 BHR - Revision Options
5-6/09/2005 MEETING OXFORD Instructional Course on Conserve Plus Invited speaker : Lecture : - Surgical Technique in Detail - Clinical Results in Difficult Cases - Pre-operative Templating / Implant Positioning - Revision Options 1
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