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Live CME Webcast: Kyphoplasty for Osteoporotic and Osteolytic Vertebral Compression Fractures PDF Print E-mail
Contributed by AlexF   
Tuesday, 30 August 2020
Good Samaritan Hospital will host a live surgery webcast on kyphoplasty for osteoporotic and osteolytic vertebral compression fractures on Wednesday September 21, 2005, at 4-5pm (ET). The event will be introduced by David S. Hungerford, MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery at Johns Hopkins Orthopaedics at Good Samaritan Hospital who is at the forefront of research, diagnosis, and treatment of osteoporosis and osteonecrosis (bone death). Physicians, who log onto this webcast, will receive continuing medical education (CME) credit as they learn about osteoporosis diagnosis, treatment, and surgical options.
The webcast will be performed and moderated by A. Jay Khanna, MD, and Mesfin A. Lemma, MD, assistant professors of orthopaedic surgery at Johns Hopkins Orthopaedics at Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Khanna’s academic and clinical interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, vertebral augmentation techniques including kyphoplasty and the treatment of cervical and lumbar stenosis. He has presented his research findings on outcomes after spinal surgery, including kyphoplasty, at multiple national and international meetings. Mesfin A. Lemma, MD’s clinical expertise includes minimally invasive spinal surgery, spinal problems in the elderly, scoliosis, and rheumatoid arthritis of the spine. He has published several book chapters and peer-reviewed articles and continues to be active in resident and physician education.

Visit http://www.or-live.com/goodsam/1371 to view a program preview.
Last Updated ( Friday, 02 September 2020 )
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