Late Registration

until September 14, 2021

Submission deadline

June 20, 2021


September 17-18, 2021




Rheumatology for dummies (orthopedic surgeons). When inflammation should be assumed as systemic? Modern approaches to the diagnostics of systemic diseases

Orthopedics for ninnies (rheumatologists). When should patient be referred to the orthopedic surgeon?

The knee joint damage in various rheumatic diseases

Approaches to the treatment of synovitis. The place of the local hormone therapy in the treatment of arthritis. From conservative treatment to surgery

Microcrystalline arthritis: gout arthritis and pyrophosphate arthropathy. What is the difference?

Ankylosing spondylitis and spondyloarthritis are also different diseases?

Psoriasis. And not only about the skin

Systemic lupus erythematosus: what happens in the knee?

Approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of the pigmented villonodular synovitis

Synovial chondromatosis: is it a synovitis too?


Biomechanics, examination and radiological diagnostics of the patellofemoral joint

Unstable patella in children and adolescents: physiological development and deviations of the axis in childhood

Patellar instability and the “anterior” knee pain

Trochleoplasty, surgical technique and results

The importance of osteotomies in the treatment of patellar pathologies, prevention and treatment of arthrosis of the patellofemoral joint

Patellofemoral arthritis and endoprosthetics


Biomechanical changes leading to the development of knee osteoarthritis

Limb geometry norms. Clinical examinations. Radiological examinations. Indications for osteotomies. Modern concepts of lower limb segments osteotomy

Features of the modern approach to the high tibial osteotomy. Open & Closed Wedge

Distal femoral osteotomy – differences from the high tibial osteotomy conception

Derotational osteotomy of the femur

Osteotomy and ligament reconstruction

Anterior cruciate ligament, slop and varus. Indications for osteotomy

Posterior cruciate ligament. Conservative or surgical treatment? Perhaps it’s necessary to change the slop and axis? The role of the corrective osteotomy in the treatment of posterior knee instability

Difficult cases of the corrective osteotomies

Osteotomy or unicompartmental prosthesis

Unicompartmental prosthesis: trends and tendencies


My conception of the knee joint stability restoring during ACL reconstruction

Anterior cruciate ligament refixation

Our experience of the lateral section tenodesis in ACL plastics

Reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament and anterolateral ligament

Causes of the ACL damage recurrence. Indications for the corrective osteotomy

Posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

Damages of the posterolateral angle of the knee joint. Diagnostics, classification. Endoscopic reconstruction

Reconstruction of the medial collateral complex

Principles of rehabilitation after ligament reconstruction (passive and aggressive variant)


Surgical anatomy of the meniscus

RAMP damage. Arthroscopic mythology

RAMP and ACL damage

Long-term results of the meniscus suture

The meniscus root tear. Comparison of the surgical techniques. Anatomical reconstruction

Meniscus transplantation. What's new?

Artificial menisci – does it work?

The role of menisci in prevention of osteoarthritis


Fundamentals of the cartilage biology. Knowledge for treatment

MRI in the assessment of the cartilage therapy effectiveness

Subchondral bone: the role for the normal cartilage function

Subchondral bone edema: what? where? when?

Chondral defects. Size. Localization. Depth of the defect. Indications for the conservative and surgical treatment

Modern knowledge in regenerative medicine. Injection therapy for chondral defects

Features of the stem cell treatment

Stem cell sources: SVF, BMAC, PRP. Let's measure our cells. What has bigger regenerative potential?

Osteochondral defect. Surgical techniques. Does the defect depth matter? OAT and matrices

Modern concepts of the cartilage repair. A look into the future

Functional rehabilitation after the cartilage repair


Trends in primary knee arthroplasty

Mechanical knee alignment conception

Kinematic knee alignment conception

Elimination of varus or valgus deformity. When can we get by with a conventional prosthesis, and when not? Technical features

Approach to the endoprosthetics in high and low patella

Extra-articular deformities and endoprosthetics

Robotic operations
I’m for: more accurate than manual and worth it
I'm against: definitely overestimated and expensive
Our experience

Cementless knee: the new player changes the rules
Cementless knee: it's too early to rejoice

Prosthetics for young patients

Pain relief and early activation

The reasons for the development of stiffness and ways to solve the problems

Pain in prosthetic knee. Analysis of the reasons. Ways to solve the problems

Difficult cases of the prosthetics: after unicompartmental prosthetics, after fractures, after osteotomies

Periprosthetic fractures, our approach

Periprosthetic infection. Modern approaches to diagnostics and treatment


Surgical approaches and minimally invasive techniques for periarticular and intraarticular fractures

Treatment strategy for tibial plateau fractures

Patella fractures

Distal femur fractures

Separation of the intercondylar eminence





Elizaveta Kon
Vice-President of International Cartilage Regeneration & Joint Preservation Society (ICRS), Professor of Humanitas University
(Milano, Italy)

Gert Petje
Principal surgeon of the endoprosthetic center (EndoCert), Speising
(Vienna, Austria)

Jacob Odessky M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Leg Lengthening and Reconstruction
(Tel Aviv, Israel)

Tomasz Piontek
Rehasport Clinic
(Poznan, Poland)

Jean-Yves Reginster
President of the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis (ESCEO)
(Liege, Belgium)

Karl Peter Benedetto
Professor Dr., Department of traumatology and sports injury,
(Feldkirkh, Austria)

Robert Schmidhammer
Head of the Millesi Centery, M.D., Univ. Prof.
(Vienna, Austria)

Weniamin Orljanski
Vienna Private Clinic, Prof.
(Vienna, Austria)



Association of Rheumatic disease surgeons

Nasonova Research Institute of Rheumatology

Association of Trauma and Orthopedic Surgeons of the Russian Federation

Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University

RUDN University

Organizers & Committee





- Participation in the Conference is open to any traumatologist or orthopedist -

- Registration is required -

- The Registration Fee gives you the opportunity to attend all events in the Conference program and to obtain the «Conference bag» -

- Specialists whose scientific and practical activities correspond to the subject of the Congress, may apply for including their oral report to the Program -

- All abstracts (of oral reports and posters), included in the Program, will be published in the Congress book -

- All abstracts, published in the Congress book, will be added to the Russian system РИНЦ / Science Index* - РИНЦ / Science Index* -

Participation Presentations & Abstracts