OE OrthoPod

OE OrthoPod

Join Dr Mohit Bhandari for uniquely honest, fun and insightful interviews with leading healthcare leaders, innovators and pioneers in orthopaedics. Topic covered include current interests, work/life balance, leadership and clinical areas.

Episodes

April 28, 2021 10 min

Co-Founders of Research Anchor Publishing, Dr. Mustafa Citak, and Sophia-Marlene Busch, discuss their new platform which provides practice-oriented consulting and support for clinical researchers around the world.

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Dr. Brad Petrisor and Dr. Mohit Bhandari discuss Open Fractures:  Trials, Tribulations and Tiger Woods.

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February 24, 2021 11 min

Prof. Femi Ayeni, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Academic Division Head: Orthopaedic Surgery
Department of Surgery
McMaster University


Our analysis uncovered 3 Core Themes:

  • Trending topics: role of hip preservation, remote education using virtual approaches, and biologics in surgery.
  • Arthroscopic osteochondroplasty is beneficial for young adults with femoroacetabular impingement.
  • Global collaboration is important in large trials.
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    February 10, 2021 11 min

    Drs. Khan and Bhandari talked about the trending topics of shoulder conditions, important studies to read and the research questions yet to be answered. Our discussion uncovered 4 core themes. These themes are outlined below.

  • Surgery does not show benefit for shoulder impingement syndrome
  • The role of biologics in rotator cuff surgery
  • Instability
  • The role of templating and augmented reality in shoulder arthroplasty
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    Dr. Bhandari had a follow-up conversation with Dr. Zein El-Abidine about the devastating impact on people and hospitals caused by the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon on August 4, 2020 (Mass Casualties in Lebanon) and how the situation has evolved since then.

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    Dr. Mo Bhandari sits down with Dr. Nina Ahuja Associate Clinical Professor at McMaster University to discuss the launch of her newly published book "Stress in Medicine: Lessons Learned Through My Years as a Surgeon, from Med School to Residency, and Beyond" 

    Buy her book here: https://www.amazon.ca/Stress-Medicine-Lessons-Learned-Residency/dp/1544517432

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    Drs. Chagla and Bhandari discussed the recent trends in the COVID-19 pandemic, updates for vaccines and the potential for societal reopening after mass immunity strategy. 

    Guest:
    Zain Chagla, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Division of Infectious Diseases
    Faculty of Health Sciences
    McMaster University

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    Drs. Bhandari and Whelan discussed the current trends and quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in orthopedic research. 

    Danny Whelan MD, FRCSC, MSc

    Associate Professor 
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    University of Toronto

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    Discussion themes: Pain management, evidence-based medicine, patient-centered care, medicinal cannabis. 

    Keynote:

    Dr. Herman Johal MD, MPH, FRCSC
    Assistant Professor in Orthopaedic Surgery
    Department of Surgery
    McMaster University

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    Sir John Charnley said “joint sepsis will be the major hurdle in our way in the future”. His words are still valid. Periprosthetic joint infection is one of the most catastrophic complications in orthopedic surgery. Prevention is crucial. Join us for an interactive, lively and informative discussion regarding 2 of the most controversial intraoperative procedures to prevent PJI. Thinking BIG, two Bigs RCT of these issues will start ...

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    Insights:

  • New technologies: jumping a flight of stairs?
  • Arthroplasty Registries and Cochrane
  • Guidelines in Orthopaedics: What Went Wrong?
  • Can the CoViD-19 pandemic teach us something? Are high quality evidence and real world clinical practice necessarily in contrast?
  • Keynote
    Gustavo Zanoli MD, PhD,

    Orthopaedic surgeon,
    GLOBE, (Italian Evidence-Based Orthopaedics Working Group)
    Surgical Editor for the Cochrane
    Musculo-skeletal Group
    Ferrara, I...

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    Dr. Carlos Leal speaks on how shockwave therapy provides an effective non-invasive treatment option in orthopaedics for a variety of indications. While there is much promise for using this therapy option, there is need for further research to improve our understanding of how it can be useful in diverse therapeutic areas. 

    Guest:
    Carlos Leal, MD
    Orthopedic Surgeon from Bosque University in Bogotá, Colombia
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Biomech...

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    Insights:

  • Identifying and Choosing A Niche
  • Pearls About Mentorship
  • Optimizing Performance and Receiving Feedback
  • Keynote
    O.R. (Femi) Ayeni MD, PhD FRCSC, Dip Sport Med.

    Professor & Division Head: Orthopaedic Surgery
    McMaster University

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    Patients commonly present with acute pain secondary to an acute injury, and there are dozens of potential options for addressing their pain. Most trials explore the effectiveness of a treatment option versus placebo or sham therapy, which complicates assessment of comparative effectiveness among competing therapies. We will discuss the role of network meta-analyses to inform comparative effectiveness, despite limited evidence from ...

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    Themes: Value Based Healthcare, patient centered care, evidence based medicine, research, outcomes, innovation, growth mindset.

    Guest:
    Prof. Rudolf W. Poolman, MD PhD
    Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Health Care Evaluation
    OLVG / LUMC

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    It is becoming clear that gender bias and gender-based data gaps are everywhere, even in orthopaedics. But, isn’t an arthritic knee an arthritic knee? Perhaps not. Gender bias is evident in how surgical procedures are offered and large data gaps exist in assessing clinical outcomes after surgery. This discussion will review how gender bias manifests for our orthopaedic surgery patients with regards to diagnosis, treatment and how w...

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    Themes: Holistic assessment, scoring system, proactive treatment 

    Guest:
    Peter Giannoudis BSC, MD, FACS, FRCS (Glasg), FRCS (Eng)
    Professor & Chairman
    Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery
    School of Medicine
    University of Leeds, UK

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    Episode themes: Global health, volunteering, low resource settings, capacity building, trainee education 

    Keynote:
    Paul J. Moroz, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FAAOS
    Pediatric Orthopaedic and Spine Surgeon
    Shriners Hospitals for Children – Honolulu
    Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery,
    John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii.

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    Parag Sancheti FRCS (Ed), MS (ORTH), DNB (ORTH), MCh (UK),Ph.D (Dundee, UK)
    Professor & Chairman
    Sancheti Institute for Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation
    Secretary General – BJD (Bone and Joint Decade) – WHO
    Academic Council Member- Symbiosis International University
    Academic Council Member- Bharati Vidyapeeth University

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    Insights:

  • Hard work is essential for success and realisation of one’s ambition but however it should not be in excess and at the sacrifice of the family friends and physical and mental health.
  • Young surgeons must learn to differentiate very quickly between hard work from stress. While hard work has not killed anybody, there are many people who have died of stress. Stress usually comes out of poor performance.
  • “Work Life Balance” is es...
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