Comprehensive Care of the Joint Replacement Patient

A TriStar Symposium for MDs, RNs, & PTs


September 29, 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm


Music City Center
201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN


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Keynote Speaker

Dr. Chris Peters

  • George S. Eccles Endowed Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Utah
  • Chief of Adult Reconstruction and Hip Preservation Services, Director of Adult Reconstruction Fellowship Program and Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Utah

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and discuss the role of the Peri-Operative team in the care of the joint replacement patient
  • Review and discuss potential advantages, disadvantages, implementation, and strategies in performing outpatient joint replacement
  • Evaluate and compare anesthesia and pain management strategies in the care of the joint replacement patient
  • Review and discuss the diagnosis, treatment, and techniques associated with the failed TKA and THA
  • Discuss current techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of the infected joint replacement patient
  • Identify and review non-operative care of the patient with hip and knee arthritis including medications, physical therapy, and injection techniques

Americans With Disabilities Act
It is the policy of TriStar Health not to discriminate against any person on the basis of disabilities. If you need services or auxiliary aids to fully participate in this symposium, please call (615) 342-1919 or (800) 242-5662.

Every effort will be made to present the program as advertised. However, TriStar Health reserves the right to change the program speakers, topics and agenda.