September 1998 AAOS Report
Specialty societies announce fall meetings
The Knee Society is offering "Total Knee Review Course" for general
orthopaedists on Oct. 10 in Scottsdale, Ariz. The course includes video
demonstrations on total knee arthroplasty techniques as well as discussions
on complications and management of complex problems. Participants are
encouraged to bring their own case studies for faculty discussion. For
registration information, contact the Knee Society office at (847)
698-1693 . . . The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
(AAHKS) will hold its annual meeting, Nov. 6-8, in Dallas.
Educational sessions on "Quality Issues in Total Joint Replacement,"
"Ask the Expert: Problem Hip and Knee Cases" and "Coding for Reimbursement
Success" will be offered.