ESSKA Instructional Course Lecture Book

Amsterdam 2014

  • Stefano Zaffagnini
  • Roland Becker
  • Gino M.M.J. Kerkhoffs
  • João Espregueira Mendes
  • C. Niek van Dijk

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Instructional Courses: Upper Limb

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Roman Brzóska, Adrian Błasiak, Polydoor E. Huijsmans, Anthony Miniaci, Giuseppe Porcellini, Wojciech Solecki et al.
      Pages 3-17
    3. Norman D’Hondt, Lennard Funk, Jo Gibson, Srinath Kamineni, Tom Clement Ludvigsen, Puneet Monga et al.
      Pages 19-28
    4. Ferdinando Battistella, Laura Broffoni, Emilio Calvo, Antonio Cartucho, Christophe Charousset, Riccardo D’Ambrosi et al.
      Pages 29-39
    5. Paolo Arrigoni, Alexander Van Tongel, Denise Eygendaal, Grzegorz Adamczyk, Luigi Pederzini
      Pages 41-46
  3. Instructional Courses: Lower Limb

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Gianluca Camillieri, Pau Golano, Stefano Zaffagnini
      Pages 49-72
    3. Christian Fink, Timo Järvelä, Rainer Siebold, Robert Śmigielski, Kazunori Yasuda
      Pages 73-78
    4. Paolo Adravanti, Bent Wulff Jakobsen, Robert G. Marx, D. J. Santone, D. B. Whelan, Andy Williams
      Pages 79-96
    5. Philippe Beaufils, Martin Englund, Teppo L. N. Järvinen, Helder Pereira, Nicolas Pujol
      Pages 97-112
    6. Andrew Amis, Elizabeth A. Arendt, David Deehan, K. C. Defoort, D. Dejour, Christian Fink et al.
      Pages 113-125
    7. Antonio Gigante, A. A. Amis, M. Berruto, M. N. Doral, K. Frederic Almqvist
      Pages 127-138
    8. Elizaveta Kon, Jacques Menetrey, C. Niek van Dijk, Giuseppe Filardo, Francesco Perdisa, Luca Andriolo et al.
      Pages 139-161
    9. Ali S. Bajwa, Nicolas Bonin, Michael Dienst, Frédéric Laude, Marc Philippon, Hassan Sadri et al.
      Pages 163-171
    10. Umile Giuseppe Longo, James Calder
      Pages 173-176
    11. Jean-Noel Argenson, John Bellemans, Christopher Dodd, Julian Dutka, Nikolay Kornilov, David Murray et al.
      Pages 177-183
  4. Instructional Courses: Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Kristian Samuelsson, Camilla Halewood, Andrew A. Amis, Sebastian Kopf, Eduard Alentorn-Geli, Volker Musahl
      Pages 187-194
    3. Mustafa Karahan, Gabrielle Tuijthof
      Pages 195-207
  5. Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Review Course

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Pietro Randelli, Vincenza Ragone, Alessandra Menon, Paolo Arrigoni, Mauro Ciuffreda, Nikica Darabos et al.
      Pages 211-231
    3. Pietro Randelli, Alessandra Menon, Vincenza Ragone, Daniel Baron, Davide Edoardo Bonasia, Michael R. Carmont et al.
      Pages 233-272
    4. Pietro Randelli, Alessandra Menon, Vincenza Ragone, Michael R. Carmont, J. Espregueira-Mendes, Maurilio Marcacci et al.
      Pages 273-311
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 313-324

About this book


This book provides an update on a wide variety of hot topics in the field of knee surgery, sports trauma, and arthroscopy, covering the latest developments in basic science and clinical and surgical methods. It comprises the Instructional Course Lectures delivered at the 16th ESSKA Congress, which was held in Amsterdam during May 2014 and brought together the world’s leading orthopaedic and sports physicians. The contributions are all written by European and international experts in their field. Each lecture has a practical focus and provides an up-to-date synthesis of core knowledge on the subject in question with the aid of high-quality illustrations. Take home messages and key recommendations are highlighted. This book will be of value to practitioners and researchers alike.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stefano Zaffagnini
    • 1
  • Roland Becker
    • 2
  • Gino M.M.J. Kerkhoffs
    • 3
  • João Espregueira Mendes
    • 4
  • C. Niek van Dijk
    • 5
  1. 1.Istituti Ortopedico Rizzoli Clinica Ortopedica Traumatologica IIIBolognaItaly
  2. 2.Klinikum Brandenburg Orthopädie und UnfallchirurgieBrandenburg an der HavelGermany
  3. 3.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryAcademic Medical Centre Amsterdam University of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Clínica Espregueira MendesPortoPortugal
  5. 5.Orthopedic SurgeryUniversity of Amsterdam Academic Medical CentreAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ESSKA 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-53982-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-53983-1
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