Orthopaedic Rounds

Arthroscopy & Athletic Injuries

Semi-annual Division Journal club Held at local restaurant to review journal articles selected by the senior residents
Tuesday, 6:45 a.m. – once monthly Teaching rounds Held at VGH for orthopaedic residents and fellows
quarterly Vancouver Acute Orthopaedic Grand Rounds Held at VGH with presentations by division members and visiting speakers

Hand & Upper Extremity Reconstruction

Tuesdays, 7:00 a.m. Teaching rounds Held at VGH, these rounds alternate between problem rounds (challenging patients and their investigations are presented), follow up rounds (follow up of previously identified interesting or controversial cases), indications rounds (cases selected off surgeon waiting lists) and invited speakers.
Semi-annual Division Journal club Held at local restaurant to review journal articles selected by the senior residents
quarterly Vancouver Acute Orthopaedic Grand Rounds Held at VGH with presentations by Division members and visiting speakers

Lower Limb Reconstruction & Oncology

Monday mornings General Orthopaedic Rounds Held at SPH, to discuss any cases of general interest to the orthopaedic group, including relevant foot and ankle cases.
Tuesday mornings, 6:45 a.m. Foot & Ankle Rounds Held at SPH, Case discussions. Attended by the rotating residents, fellows, medical students and attending physicians. Discussion aimed to educate at all levels.
Tuesday mornings, twice monthly Recon Rounds Held at VGH
Tuesday mornings, once monthly
Three Fridays per month, 6:45 a.m. Resident Recon Teaching Rounds Held at VGH, group members discuss interesting cases in a way that is educational to all levels of residents and fellows.
One Friday per month, 6:45 a.m. Resident F&A Teaching Rounds Held at VGH, group members discuss interesting cases in a way that is educational to all levels of residents and fellows.
Monthly Foot & Ankle Rounds Monthly D and C rounds are held at the foot and ankle clinic.

Orthopaedic Engineering Research

Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. Journal Club Group members present and lead discussion on a current research paper in Orthopaedic Biomechanics.
Fridays, 8:30 a.m. Seminar Session Group members present their research in progress for discussion.

Paediatric Orthopaedics

Mondays, 7:00 a.m. Indication Rounds These rounds are held in the Department of Radiology and during them the cases booked for the operating room in the upcoming seven days are reviewed, as are the indications for surgery. The rounds are the responsibility of the senior resident on the rotation.
Tuesdays, 7:00 a.m. Guided Studies and Seminar Session Focused on paediatrics under the direction of Dr. Christopher Reilly.
Thursdays, 7:00 a.m. Outcome Rounds These rounds are also held in the Department of Radiology and focus on the immediate postoperative results of the cases that have gone to surgery in the past seven days as well as the results of MRI and CT studies ordered plus trauma and clinic results.
Fridays, 7:00 a.m. Fellows Rounds Fellows review paediatric orthopaedic topics with residents and students on the service (Fellows Office).

Orthopaedic Spine Surgery

Mondays, 6:45 a.m. Resident Teaching Rounds Held at VGH, case presentations for residents
Tuesdays, 7:00 a.m. Clinical Research Rounds Held at VGH, study protocol discussions
Thursdays, 7:00 a.m. Coding Rounds (Peer Reviewed Rounds) Held at VGH, discussion of inpatients and recent postoperative patients

Orthopaedic Trauma

Thursdays, 6:45 a.m. Trauma Rounds Held at VGH, review of cases and trauma topics under the supervision of Drs. Blachut, Broekhuyse, Guy and O’Brien
2nd Tuesday of each month, 6:45 a.m. Morbidity and Mortality Rounds Held at VGH, review of the previous month activity in regard to deaths and complications.