Donnerstag, 10. Februar • 14:05–14:25 • Hörsaal
Robotic-assisted knee arthroplasty - better results more often?
Sam Oussedik (London/GB)
Sam Oussedik is a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing at University College London Hospital where he is also the head of the Trauma and Orthopaedic Department. His practice is devoted to soft tissue reconstruction and complex knee replacement. Sam is the director of surgical education at UCLH as well as serving as Speciality Editor for knee surgery for the Bone & Joint Journal since 2014. He is also on the editorial boards of the American Journal of Sports Medicine and the Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. Sam has published 2 books on knee replacement and several influential papers, including “Zonal fixation in revision total knee replacement” (BJJ 2015), “Changing paradigms in knee arthroplasty” (BJJ 2014) and “Alignment in total knee arthroplasty: what’s in a name?” (BJJ, 2020). He is currently working on a reproducible manner of assessing the effect of total knee replacement on the soft tissue envelope in order to select the best targets for prosthetic alignment.