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Saturday

7:00 - 7:55

Buffet Breakfast (for all hotel guests)

Villahermosa Ballroom

7:00 - 7:55

Exhibit Viewing (coffee / tea available)

Granados Ballroom

 

Session 5: Outcomes
Session Chairs: N. Suzuki, M.D. & M. Vitale, M.D.

Albeniz Ballroom

7:55

Introduction and Overview

M. Yazici, M.D.

8:00

Imaging

J. Flynn, M.D.

8:15

Pulmonary Evaluation

G. Redding, M.D.

8:30

Discussion

 

8:40

Quality of Life Outcome

M. Vitale, M.D.

8:55

Casting For EOS

R. Zeller, M.D.

9:10

Q & A

 

9:20

Debate: Casting / Bracing vs. Early Surgery
Moderator: M. Vitale, M.D.

M. McMaster, M.D., FRCS

9:20

Casting / Bracing and Other Non-operative Techniques

J. Dubousset, M.D. & C. Johnston, M.D.

9:30

Early or Limited Surgery: When Delay is Not Possible?

D. Skaggs, M.D. & D. Marks, FRCS

9:40

Casting / Bracing Rebuttal

D. Skaggs, M.D. & D. Marks, FRCS

9:45

Fusion Rebuttal

J. Dubousset, M.D. & C. Johnston, M.D.

9:50

Q & A

 

10:00

Refreshment Break & Exhibit Viewing

Granados Ballroom

 

Session 6: Papers & Cases

Albeniz Ballroom

10:25

Case Discussion Panel
Moderator: D. Skaggs, M.D.
Panelists: G. Bollini, M.D., PhD, R. McCarthy, M.D., M. Ruf, M.D., R. Zeller, M.D., FRCS, R. Campbell, M.D.

Albeniz Ballroom

11:15

Paper #11: Pelvic Fixation of Growing Rods

Paul D. Sponseller, M.D., Behrooz A. Akbarnia, M.D., George H. Thompson, M.D., Richard E. McCarthy, M.D., John B. Emans, M.D., Marc A. Asher, M.D., Muharrem Yazici, M.D., David L. Skaggs, M.D., Connie Poe-Kochert, RN, CNP, Pat Kostial, RN, BSN, Tina Chen, BS

11:19

Paper #12: Iatrogenic Thoracic Outlet Syndrome as a Complication of VEPTR

Steven Mardjetko, M.D., Ahmad Nassr, M.D., Benjamin Crane, M.D., Kim Hammerberg, M.D.

11:23

Paper #13: The Development of Spinal Deformities Following Open Heart Surgery

Jose Herrera-Soto, M.D., Kelly L. Vander Have, M.D.

11:27

Discussion

 

11:35

Paper #14: Health Related Quality of Life in Children with Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome

Michael Vitale, M.D., MPH David P. Roye, Jr., M.D., Hiroko Matsumoto, MA, Jaime A. Gomez, M.D., Randal R. Betz, M.D., John B Emans, M.D., David L. Skaggs, M.D., John T. Smith, M.D., Kit Song, M.D., Robert M Campbell, Jr., M.D.

11:39

Paper #15: Surgical Complications in Early Onset Scoliosis: The Steep Part of the Learning Curve or the Thin End of the Wedge!

Jonathan H. Phillips, M.D., D. Raymond Knapp, Jr., M.D., Jose Herrera-Soto, M.D.

11:43

Paper #16: Long-term Results of Congenital Scoliosis Treatment: Single Bone Fusion Versus Instrumentation Surgery

Martin Repko, Martin Krbec, Jan Burda, Jan Pesek, Richard Chaloupka, Vladimir Tichy

11:47

Discussion

 

11:55

Session Summary

M. Vitale, M.D.

12:00

Walking Break

 

12.05 – 13:35

Concurrent Workshops
Lunch will be provided in each room

 
 

Advanced Techniques in Paediatric Deformity Treatment Escorial Centro - Evolution of Pediatric Deformity (Age Considerations)
Faculty: B. Akbarnia, M.D., D. Marks, FRCS, P. Sponseller, M.D., M. Yazici, M.D., D. Jeszenszky, M.D.
Sponsor: DePuy Spine

Escorial Centro

 

Non-Fusion Solutions for the Continuum of Care in Pediatric Scoliosis
Faculty: R. Zeller, M.D., C. Rivard, M.D., A. Moreau, M.D.
Sponsor: Paradigm Spine.

Toledo Room

 

VEPTR Construct Strategy
Faculty: R. Campbell, M.D., F. Perez-Grueso, M.D.
Sponsor: Synthes Spine

Escorial Norte

13:00

Walking Break

 
 

Session 7: Escorial Norte
Session Chairs: R. McCarthy, M.D. & A. Dimeglio, M.D.

Albeniz Ballroom

13:40

Spinal Fusion Overview: When is Short Segment Fusion or Resection Appropriate? When to Give up on Fusionless Technique?

N. Suzuki, M.D.

13:55

Hemivertebrectomy: Combined Anterior and Posterior Approach

G. Bollini, M.D., PhD

14.10

Discussion

 

14:15

Hemivertebrectomy: Posterior Approach Only and Its Effect on Further Growth

M. Ruf, M.D.

14:30

Vertebral Column Resection

D. Jeszenszky, M.D.

14:45

Shilla Technique

R. McCarthy, M.D.

15:00

Q & A

 

15:05-15:30

Debate: VEPTR vs. Growing Rods
Moderator: M. McMaster, FRCS

 

15:05

Congenital

M. Yazici, M.D. (Growing Rods) vs. R. Campbell, Jr., M.D. (VEPTR)

15:15

Non-Congenital

G. Thompson, M.D. (Growing Rods) vs. J. Flynn, M.D. (VEPTR)

15:25

Congenital Rebuttal

G. Thompson, M.D. vs. J. Flynn, M.D.

15:30

Non-Congenital Rebuttal

M. Yazici, M.D. vs. R. Campbell, Jr., M.D.

15:35

Q & A

 

15:40

Refreshment Break & Exhibit Viewing

Granados Ballroom

 

Session 8: Free Papers & Cases

Albeniz Ballroom

16:00

Paper #17: VEPTR in Patients with a Previous Spinal Fusion

Peter Sturm, M.D., John M. Flynn, M.D., Randal R. Betz, M.D., John T. Smith, M.D., John B. Emans, M.D., Sohrab Gollogy, M.D., Robert M. Campbell, M.D., Melissa P. Smart, BS, R.N.

16:04

Paper #18: Short Anterior Instrumented Fusion of Lateral Hemivertebra

Enrique Garrido, MRCS, EBOT, F. Tome, SK Tucker, TR Morley, HNN Noordeen

16:08

Paper #19: Prior Instrumentation and Fusion Method at the Anchor Sites for Secure Application of the Growing Rods

Tomoaki Kitagawa, M.D., Hiroshi Taneichi, Daisaku Takeuchi, Takashi Namikawa, Satoshi Inami, Tetsuro Kiya, Yutaka Nakamura, Takahiro Iida, Yutaka Nohara

16:12

Discussion

 

16:20

Paper #20: Evaluation of Vertebral Anomalies and Vertebral Osteotomy in Congenital Spinal Deformity

Noriaki Kawakami, M.D., Taichi Tsuji, Kazuyoshi Miyasaka, Tetsuya Ohara, Yasunori Tatara, Kei Ando, Ayato Nohara

16:24

Paper #21: PRSS in Management of Adolescent and Juvenile Scoliosis

Qibin Ye

16:28

Paper #22: Safety and Efficacy of Growing Rod Technique for Pediatric Congenital Spinal Deformities

Hazem Elsebaie, FRCS M.D., Muharrem Yazici, M.D., George H. Thompson, M.D., John B. Emans, M.D., David S. Marks, FRCS, David L. Skaggs, M.D., Alvin H. Crawford, M.D., Lawrence I. Karlin, M.D., Richard E. McCarthy, M.D., Connie Poe-Kochert, NP, Patricia Kostial, RN, BSN, Tina Chen, BS, Behrooz A. Akbarnia, M.D.

16:32

Paper # 23: Anterior Instrumented Correction of Congenital Scoliosis under the age of four Without Hemivertebrectomy: New Alternative

Hazem Elsebaie, M.D., Yasser Elmaelligy, FRCS, M.D., Wael Koptan, M.D., Mootaz Salaheldine, MSc, Hilali Noordeen, FRCS Orth

16:36

Discussion

 

16:45

Case Discussion Panel
Moderator: N. Suzuki, M.D.
Panelists: M. Ruf, M.D., D. Jeszenszky, M.D., F. Perez-Grueso, M.D., A. Dimeglio, M.D., C. Johnston, M.D.

 

17:30

Session Summary

R. McCarthy, M.D.

17:35

Closing Comments

M. Yazici, M.D.

17:40

Adjourn