8:00 am – 8:55 am Symposium I Knee

Surgical options for prevention of TKA in knee osteoarthritis

Moderators: Igor Zazirny (Ukraine), Francesco Benazzo (Italy)

8:00 am Stem cells and knee osteoarthritis

Rodrigo Mardones (Chile)

8:10 am Treatment of cartilage lesion in the knee with JointRep

Gennaro Pipino (Italy)

8:20 am Corrective osteotomies in knee osteoarthritis treatment

Maksym Golovakha (Ukraine)

8:30 am Endoprotesis in TKA when indicated?

Nicolas Giraldo (Colombia)

0’+15’ Discussion
8:55 am – 9:50 am Symposium II Knee

Perioperative approach in primary TKA, a modern view

Moderators: Oleg Vyrva (Ukraine), Siegfried Hofmann (Austria)

8:55 am Mini incision in TKA

Nicolas Giraldo (Colombia)

9:05 am The world of uni and bicompartmental arthroplasty

Francesco Benazzo (Italy)

9:15 am Patient Specific Instrumentation for TKA.

George Macheras (Greece)

9:25 am Modern trends in TKA according the data of Arthroplasty Registers.

Igor Zazirny (Ukraine)

0’+15’ Discussion
9:50 am – 10:05 am Coffee Break


10:05 am – 11:00 pm Symposium III Knee

Outcomes after TKA: how to improve patients’ satisfaction

Moderators: Volodymyr Filipenko (Ukraine), Per Kjærsgaard-Andersen (Denmark)

10:05 am Modern pain management after TKA

Siegfried Hofmann (Austria)

10:15 am The anterior pain after the knee arthroplasty

Gennaro Pipino (Italy)

10:25 am Knee alignment nowadays in TKA

Francesco Benazzo (Italy)

10:35 am Ideal alignment for TKA

Nicolas Giraldo (Colombia)

0’+15’ Discussion
11:00 аm – 12:25 pm Symposium IV Knee

The difficult primary TKA: preoperative planning and management

Moderators: Stanislav Bondarenko (Ukraine), Rodrigo Mardones (Chile)

11:00 аm Obesity in TKA

Per Kjærsgaard-Andersen (Denmark)

11:10 аm How to avoid iatrogenic TKA instability

Theofilos Karachalios (Greece)

11:20 am The challenge with TKA after trauma

Siegfried Hofmann (Austria)

11:30 am How much constriction should we give to a knee arthroplasty?

Nicolas Giraldo (Colombia)

11:40 am The choice of implant for TKA in severe varus deformity

Volodymyr Filipenko (Ukraine)

11:50 am TKA at rheumatoid arthritis: correction of valgus deformity

Andriy Babko (Ukraine)

12:00 pm Indications for the use of constrain implants at primary TKA

Volodymyr Mezentsev (Ukraine)

0’+15’ Discussion
12:25 pm – 1:00 pm Best Paper Award Session

Moderators: Mykola Korzh (Ukraine), Per Kjærsgaard-Andersen (Denmark)

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Industrial Symposium


2:00 pm – 2:40 pm Lunch Break
2:40 pm – 3:45 pm Symposium V Knee

TKA revision: why, when, and how?

Moderators: Mykola Ankin (Ukraine), Gennaro Pipino (Italy)

2:40 pm Diagnostic algorithm for painful TKA

Siegfried Hofmann (Austria)

2:50 pm Soft tissue balancing and management of bone defects

in revision TKA

Theofilos Karachalios (Greece)

3:00 pm Restoration of knee joint line and rotation position of components at revision TKA

Andrey Kaminsky (Russia)

3:10 pm Knee revision with stems and wedges

Nicolas Giraldo (Colombia)

3:20 pm Addition technologies and massive bone defects in the revision TKA. First results and perspectives

Oleksandr Chernyi (Russia)

0’+15’ Discussion
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm Complex case discussion

Moderator: Stanislav Bondarenko (Ukraine)

4:15 pm – 4:25 pm Awards and Adjourn

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