Scientific Program

Jan 25th, Friday

SRS Breakfast Session

Time Description

GRAND BALLROOM (HALL A)

Time Description
07:00 - 18:00 Registration
07:30 - 08:15 SRS Breakfast Session - Simultaneous Halls
  • Atelier 2 - SRS Breakfast Meeting by K2M“Expert Deformity Panel - Emerging Technology in Deformity” - Rajiv Sethi, Benny Dahl, Christopher Ames
  • Atelier 3 & 4 - Breakfast Meeting by Medtronic“The Present & Future Potential for Robotics in Spine Surgery” - Ronald Lehman, Sajan Hegde
08:30 - 09:30 Controversies
  • 08:30 - 08:42 - Controversies in Reduction for High Grade Spondylolisthesis  - how much is safe? (12) - Arvind Jayaswal
  • 08:43 - 08:54 - Is definitive fusion mandatory after Growing Construct surgeries ? Experience of the Growth Rod Graduates (12) - Benny Dahl
  • 08:55 - 09:06 - A physiological classification predicting treament for kyphosis (12) - S. Rajasekaran
  • 09:07 - 09:18 - The resurgence of Anterior Scoliosis Correction and the paradigm shift (12) - Sajan Hegde
  • 09:19 - 09:30 - Discussion (12)

 

Chairperson :

Ujjwal Debnath

Ranjith Unnikrishnan

09:30 - 10:30 Debates
  • 09:30 - 09:38 - Debate 1 - Adult spinal deformity surgery provides value for society (6+2) - Ferran Pellisse
  • 09:39 - 09:46 - Debate 1 - Adult spinal deformity surgery does not provide value for society (6+2) - Rajiv Sethi
  • 09:47 - 09:56 - Discussion (10)
  • 09:57 - 10:04 - Debate 2 - Congenital Scoliosis with Neuraxis Anomaly - Surgery should be staged (6+2) - S K Srivastava
  • 10:05 - 10:12 - Debate 2 - Congenital Scoliosis with Neuraxis Anomaly - Surgery should be in single stage (6+2) - Benny Dahl
  • 10:13 - 10:22 - Discussion (10)

 

Chairperson :

Samir Dalvie

Appaji Krishnan

10:30 - 10:45 Tea / Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:45 Controversies
  • 10:45 - 10:57 - Controversies in Adult Deformity Surgery  - when to stop at T11 and when to go up to  T2  (12) - Ferran Pellise
  • 10:58 - 11:09 - Selective Thoracic Fusion in AIS  - is it still a controversy (12) - Raghav Dutt Mulukutla
  • 11:10 - 11:21 - Controversies in methods of evaluation and achievement of shoulder balance in AIS (12) - Ferran Pellisse
  • 11:22 - 11:29 - Discussion (8)
  • 11:30 - 11:37 - My worst case - 1 (8) - Rajiv Sethi
  • 11:38 - 11:45 - My worst case - 2 (8) - Ronald Lehman

 

Chairperson :

Stephen Lewis

Thomas Kishen

11:45 - 12:30 Panel Discussion on Case Based Scenaros
  • 11:45 - 12:00 - Sitting whole spine X-rays for evaluation of ASD (3+12) - Naresh Babu
  • 12:01 - 12:15 - Robotics is going to replace Navigation in the future (3+12) - Ronald Lehman
  • 12:16 - 12:30 - Casting versus Growth rods in EOS > 60 degrees, in a child < 5 years (3+12) - Stephen Lewis

 

Chairperson :

Abhay Nene

Mukund Gundanna

Panelists :

RaghavDutt Mulukutla

Ram Chaddha

David Kenny

Amitava Biswas

12:30 - 13:30 Special ASSI session on “Future of ASSI

Special ASSI session on "Future of ASSI" - H S Chhabra

13:30 - 14:30 Break for lunch / Lunch Workshops
14:30 - 14:50 Plenary Session 1 (Upper Cervical)
  • 14:30 - 14:40 - Revision surgery in Atlanto-Axial fusions (8 + 2) - P. Sarat Chandra
  • 14:41 - 14:50 - Sagittal Balance in Cervical Spine - How necessary is it? (8 + 2) - Yoshiharu Kawaguchi

 

Chairperson :

Deepu Bannerjee

Rajakumar Deshpande

14:50 - 15:15 DEBATE- Is Transoral Atlantoaxial surgery obsolete?
  • 14:50 - 14:58 - Yes - it is obsolete (8) - Atul Goel
  • 14:59 - 15:06 - No - there is still a role for it (8) - Satish Rudrappa
  • 15:07 - 15:15 - Current World wide Practice & Summary Statement (8) - Mehmet Zileli

 

Chairperson :

P. Sarat Chandra

Deepak Patel

15:15 - 16:00 Free Papers Session 1 ( Cervical Spine) - 7 Papers (5 + 1)
  • Cervical Corpectomy with Expandable cage and local Bone graft - Baylis Vivek Joseph
  • Predictors of an unpredictable entity and the surgical strategy: To tackle the enigma of Cervical Myelopathy - Nandan Marathe
  • Role of Intraoperative Neuro-monitoring in Cervical Laminectomy without fusion for Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy - What is the Evidence? Our early Results. - Nishant Kumar
  • A single stage open reduction through anterior approach in cervical cord compression in both early & late case- a study on 356 case - Kamrul Ahsan
  • Double team for double crush! Clinicoradiological efficacy of single stage -double team surgical decompression for tandem Spinal Stenosis in Elderly population (>65 years) - Zahirabbas Merchant
  • Co-existing cervical and lumbar degenerative disease, A retrospective study in surgically treated patients - Subrat Mohapatra
  • Correlation between Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Signal Intensity Changes and Clinical Outcomes in Patients Surgically Treated for Cervical Myeloradiculopathy - Ajay Kothari

 

Chairpersons :

Rupinder Chahal

Chirayu Pamecha

16:00 - 16:10 Tea / Coffee Break
16:10 - 17:00 Plenary Session 2 (Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy)
  • 16:10 - 16:20 - Is prophylactic surgery indicated in DCM? (10) - Dilip Sengupta
  • 16:21 - 16:30 - Adjacent Segment Degeneration in CSM (Arthroplasty v/s ACDF) (10) - Praveen Mummaneni
  • 16:31 - 16:40 - Prognosticators for Outcomes in CSM (10) - Mehmet Zileli
  • 16:41 - 16:50 - Is OPLL progression inevitable despite surgery? (10) - Yoshiharu Kawaguchi
  • 16:51 - 17:00 - Discussion (10)

 

Chairperson :

S. Y. Bhojraj

Deepak Patel

17:00 - 17:30 Panel Discussion - 2 Cases
  • 17:00 - 17:15 - Post-laminectomy kyphosis (3+12) - Samir Dalvie
  • 17:16 - 17:30 - Reperfusion/ Repercussion Injury following surgery in CSM - Is there any evidence? (3+12) - Mihir Bapat

 

Chairperson :

S. Rajasekaran

S K Srivastava

Panelists :

Mehmet Zileli

Praveen Mummaneni

Bhavuk Garg

Umesh Srikanth

17:30 - 18:15 Free Papers Session 3 (Outcomes In Spine Surgery) 7 X (5+1)
  • Lateral approach to the lumbar spine of Sprague Dawley Rat. - Shakti Goel
  • Morbidity and mortality of spine surgeries' - A 10 years retrospective study of 2505 patients - Syeeduddin  Kutbe
  • prospective, cross sectional study to find out incidence of deep vein thrombosis in high risk patients undergoing spine surgery - Mahendra Gudhe
  • Is spine surgery in elderly(septagenerians/>70yrs) dangerous? Clinicoradiological results of lumbar spine surgery in elderly for lumbar degenerative spondylolysthesis - Sanyam Jain
  • Comparision of three different methods of Cobb's angle measurement - Conventional, Android based Application & Surgimap Software - Tarun Suri
  • Clinical correlation of intra-operative neuromonitoring in 319 individuals undergoing posterior decompression and fixation of spine - Hitesh Modi
  • Assessment of Outcomes of Spine Surgery in Indian Patients Involved in High End Contact Sports - Anuj Bharuka

 

Chairpersons :

Mukesh Patel

Mohammed Shah Alam

19:00 - 20:00 Inauguration - Chief Guest - NID Director Shri Pradyumanji

Pradyumna Vyas

Pradyumna Vyas acquired a Masters in Industrial Design from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

In June 2010, Vyas was conferred with an Honorary Master of Arts Degree from the University for the Creative Arts in Farnham, United Kingdom in recognition of his contributions to design education and design promotion.

20:00 - 20:45 Entertainment Programme
20:45 - ONWARDS Dinner At Tinello Lawns

ATELLIER 3 & 4 (HALL B)

Time Description
10:30 - 12:30 ASSI Sub-Committee Meetings in Atelier 1-4
13:30 - 14:30 Break for lunch / Lunch Workshops
14:50 - 15:15 Subspeciality Meeting On Spinal Trauma

Thoraco-Lumbar Trauma

  • 14:50 - 14:56 - Burst fractures Re-visited (6) - Gautam Zaveri
  • 14:57 - 15:02 - Sacral (S2) fractures with B/B involvement (6) - B. Mohapatra
  • 15:03 - 15:08 - Role of MIS in Burst fractures (6) - Umesh Srikanth
  • 15:09 - 15:14 - Newer Classification of Thoracolumbar Fractures (6) - Ajoy Shetty
  • 15:15 - 15:20 - Discussion (6)

 

Chairperson :

Anant Tambe

S K Srivastava

15:15 - 16:00 Subspeciality Meeting On Spinal Trauma

Panel Discussion (Controversies In Cx Spine) - 3 Cases

  • 15:15 - 15:25 - Reverse oblique Type II Odontoid #s - Options of Mx (2+8) - P. Sarat Chandra
  • 15:26 - 15:35 - Chronic unilateral facet dislocation - Options of Mx (2+8) - Deepu Bannerjee
  • 15:36 - 15:45 - Central Cord Syndrome in a Spondylotic patient - Does it require surgery (2+8) - H S Chhabra

 

Chairperson :

Ram Chaddha

Arun Bhanot

Panelists :

Yoshiharu Kawaguchi

Samir Dalvie

Sajesh Menon

16:00 - 16:10 Tea / Coffee Break
17:00 - 17:30 Free Papers Session 2 (Trauma, Diagnostics & Imaging) 4 Papers ( 5 +1)
  • Prognostic utility of Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in predicting neurological outcomes in patient with acute thoracolumbar spine injury - Ankith NV
  • Outcomes of inclusion of fracture level in short segment fixation for thoracolumbar fracture dislocation - Shrenuj Gandhi
  • Predictive value of ASIA impairment scale, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Electrodiagnosis in neurological recovery after acute traumatic spinal cord injury: a correlation study - Roop Singh
  •  Paraspinal Muscle Mass And It's Correlation With The Spinal Parameters Of Lumbar Spine - An Mri Analysis Of 750 Levels In 150 Patients. - Saktthi Sellayee Shanmuganathan

 

 Chairpersons :

Surya Prakash Voleti

Venkatesh K.

17:30 - 18:15 Subspeciality Meeting - Degen. Lumbar Spine

Controversies In Degen Lumbar Spinal Disorders

  • 17:30 - 17:40 - Do all facetal cysts require fusion? (8 + 2) - Abrar Ahmed
  • 17:41 - 17:50 - Black disc with backache? - Options of Management (8 + 2) - Rupinder Chahal
  • 17:51 - 18:00 - Management of Recurrent disc prolapse - Revision Discectomy v/s Fusion (8 + 2) - Shailesh Hadgaonkar
  • 18:01 - 18:10 - Limitation of MIS in Degenerative Lumbar Spine (8 + 2) - Rajakumar Deshpande

 

Chairperson :

Suresh Pillai

Kamraan Farouque

20:45 - ONWARDS Cocktails For Registered Delegates