From 17 to 19 November, the capital Abu Dhabi will host the eleventh session of the Emirates International Orthopaedic Conference, organized by the Emirates Orthopaedic Division of the Emirates Medical Association at the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Center “ADNEC”, with the participation of 1000 international experts with the support of the Department of Tourism in Abu Dhabi and in cooperation with the Department of Health, the Emirates Health Services, and the Dubai Health Authority
The conference organized by Info Plus will address a wide range of topics related to the field of orthopaedics and modern fields, where participants will benefit from the latest research and up-to-date information.
Dr. Ali Al Suwaidi, Chairman of the Orthopaedic Division at the Emirates Medical Association and Chairman of the Conference, said that the eleventh session of the conference, in which more than 1,000 doctors, specialists and technicians participate, is of particular importance to doctors, specialists and professionals in the fields of orthopaedics, not only as one of the most important and largest bone clusters in the country, but also because the organizing committee has chosen new topics to discuss and discuss at length, especially topics related to joint replacement operations using augmented reality, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the latest global trends. In the field of cartilage transplantation using stem cell stem cell technology
The conference also includes a variety of educational methods, more than 50 scientific papers and 5 workshops, in addition to training courses and educational lectures for students and researchers, providing a blind platform that allows specialists from all academic and industrial circles to keep abreast of the latest research and rapid developments, discuss the latest orthopaedic disease treatments, and review the latest innovations and scientific research conducted globally during the past year.
In recent years, augmented reality and artificial intelligence technologies have become increasingly useful in Orthopaedic thanks to their many advantages that provide operating teams with the tools to take a more specialized approach to patient care.
Dr. Ali Al Suwaidi pointed out that the objectives of the annual conference of the Emirates Medical Association since its inception aims to provide a platform to train national doctors and their counterparts from neighboring countries on the latest global trends in the diagnosis and treatment of Orthopaedic disease and exchange experiences and knowledge in everything related to orthopadaec c surgeries with the best international experts and specialists, in addition to reviewing the latest modern medical devices and equipment used in orthopedic surgeries and discussing new treatments.
He added that the current session of the conference will focus mainly on the modern uses of medical endoscopes and artificial intelligence in the fields of knee and shoulder joint replacement through the use of augmented reality through the “detail” and manufacture of the knee or shoulder for each patient separately knee according to the patient’s sizes, and will also focus on the role of stem cells and plasma in the prevention, treatment and cultivation of corroded cartilage, especially for young people and sports injuries, pointing out that preserving cartilage at young ages at an early age makes us avoid replacing The joint in the future.
In general, the conference discusses recent developments in the fields of orthopaedics, including upper limb surgery, pelvic and lower limb surgery, knee arthroplasty, sports injuries, meniscus, foot and ankle, in addition to the latest techniques in the treatment of fractures, for the first time that is discussed at the conference due to the increase in those cases in which the bones and tendons of the shoulder joint are transferred, replaced and transplanted.
On the sidelines of the conference, a group of local and international companies specialized in orthopedic surgery and pharmaceutical companies will display the latest devices and equipment used in diagnosis and treatment in orthopedics, including modern robotics technology and advanced medical endoscopes.
The conference highlights Abu Dhabi as a world-class treatment and medical center for medical tourism in various medical specialties, including subspecialties and complex orthopedic surgeries, with its advanced infrastructure and distinguished health environment, in addition to the availability of high-level medical and nursing cadres and branches of major hospitals and international health centers.