On 20th February 2013 3M Spain organised a Hip Arthroplasty event in Madrid with live surgery and an expert panel meeting to discuss infection prevention.
Via satellite transmission Dr Parvizi (Philadelphia- US) performed a hip arthroplasty (THA through mini-anterior approach) which was filmed and viewed by 120 orthopaedic surgeons in Madrid, 100 hip surgeons at the Santader Hip Congress and by more than 2000 followers via VuMedi
The event promoted this different surgical technique for a hip procedure from an expert Dr Parvizi and reviewed key elements of infection prevention.
The filmed surgery will be available soon via VuMedi. Register your interest here if you would like to be notified when available.