Cadaver Course2019-01-20T12:49:57+00:00

Cadaver Course – Friday 22 March



During the course you will be able to perform some of the following procedures. For the first session you will be divided in groups based on your preliminary selection during your registrations. For the following sessions you will be free to select the procedures you want to perform in collaboration with one of the partner companies.

Hand & Wrist

Joint replacement:

  • PIP joint
  • CMC 1 joint
  • DRUJ joint
  • Wrist joint

Fracture fixation:

  • Bennet
  • Scaphoid
  • Distal radius

Nerve transfers in hand and forearm

Ligament repair and reconstruction:

  • Thumb MCP ulnar collateral ligament
  • Scapholunate ligament
  • DRUJ and TFCC


  • Percutaneous tennis elbow
  • Mini open LCL repair
  • Radial head fixation
  • Low profile radial neck fixation
  • Radial head resection
  • Biceps tendon repair: single and double incision
  • PIN release
  • IOM reconstruction (demo)
  • Radial head prosthesis
  • Ulnar nerve release
  • Coronoid process fixation: lasso, screw, plate
  • MCL repair and reconstruction
  • Anterior and posterior capsular release
  • Total elbow replacement (demo)
  • Triceps tendon repair

Organisers & Invited guests


  • Matthias Vanhees
  • Petrus Van Hoonacker
  • Roger van Riet
  • Frederik Verstreken

Invited guests:

  • Radek Kebrle (CZ)
  • Adam Watts (UK)

Practical Information


Universiteit Antwerpen

Laboratory of Human Anatomy and Embryology – Campus Drie Eiken


2610 Wilrijk

Online registration for the Cadaver Course on Friday 22 March

Participating Companies

Organised by Matthias Vanhees, Petrus Van Hoonacker, Roger van Riet and Frederik Verstreken | Copyright Meet U There – registration@upperlimb.be