European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress

Healio brings you the highlights from European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from ESSKA, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Absorbable sutures associated with reduced Achilles tendon repair complications

Orthopaedics Today Europe, July 2016
BARCELONA — Use of absorbable sutures limited the incidence of most surgical complications in Achilles tendon repair compared with…
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VIDEO: Menetrey discusses plans for new ESSKA sports medicine section

June 8, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Congress, Jacques Menetrey, MD, discussed…
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VIDEO: Verdonk discusses procedures used for meniscal injury treatment

May 24, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress, Peter Verdonk, MD, PhD, discussed common…
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VIDEO: Zaffagnini discusses current methods used to assess knee laxity

May 23, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress, Stefano Zaffagnini, MD, discussed a…
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VIDEO: A look at the FORTE Summer School

May 18, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Congress, João Vide, MD, provided…
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VIDEO: Becker discusses ESSKA Congress highlights

May 17, 2016
BARCELONA— At the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Congress, Roland Becker, MD, spoke about what…
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Exercise, PRP, surgery linked to presentation of elbow problems in golfers and tennis players

May 9, 2016
BARCELONA — Elbow problems and tendinopathies can arise from too much practice and play in professional golfers and tennis players, as well as…
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No significant differences found between patellar tendon, hamstring autograft for ACL reconstruction

May 7, 2016
BARCELONA — Patients who underwent ACL reconstruction using patellar tendon autografts showed “minor and mostly insignificant…
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Study: Long-term acromioplasty results no better than structured exercise for anterolateral shoulder pain

May 6, 2016
BARCELONA — Among 140 patients randomized to undergo either supervised exercise alone or a combination treatment for anterolateral shoulder…
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All-inside arthroscopic ankle stabilization allowed all patients studied to return to sport

May 6, 2016
BARCELONA — An arthroscopic procedure to treat ankles that were unstable following repetitive sprains was associated with consistent return to…

Meeting Calendar

European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress

May 9, 2018 - May 12, 2018

  • Location: Glasgow, Scotland
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