The Third International Knee Day (IKD3) was held successfully on March 10 to March 11, 2022 in Berlin, Germany. This non-stop 26 hours global live-streaming started at 21:30 in March 10th (UTC+8), among which Chinese session was held between 15:00 and 16:30 in March 11(UTC+8). Hot topics related to Joint Surgery development such as Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Sensors, Biologicals, Digital Interconnection, Mobile Applications, Digital Medicine were discussed on the event. The event was featured with 102 renowned experts from 26 countries globally including 15 doctors from 6 Grade Three A hospitals in China, giving their lectures in English and performed live surgeries. Invited by German Knee Society (DKG), Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital, Zhengzhou Orthopedics Hospital, Henan No.3 Provincial People’s Hospital, Guiyang Orthopedics Hospital, Hubei 672 Orthopaedics Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, Shenzhen People’s Hospital were honored to be the sub-venues of the IKD3. And this event attracted an audience of 300,000 from 96 countries globally.
Prof. Peterson, the President of IKD3 expressed his thankfulness to the collaborative societies in the opening ceremony, namely German speaking Gesellschaft fur Arthoskopie und Gelenkchirurgie, the Australian Knee society, the Argentine Arthroscopy Association, the Arthoschool from Turkey, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Germany Surgery Society, the Egyptian Arthroscopy Society, Gloryren from China, the Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatic Sports Medicine, the Indian Arthroscopy Society, the Indonesian Sports Medicine Association, the Japanese Orthopedic Association, the Japanese Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, the South African Knee Society, the South African Orthopaedic Association, and the Brazilian Knee Society, and finally SLARD, the South American Arthroscopy society.
The team of President Li Wuyin, Vice President Cao Xiangyang of Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital
Tan Honglve, Chief Physician of Department IV of Knee Surgery, Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital gave a lecture named Double-level osteotomy for varus knee with medial compartment osteoarthritis in English
Yang Lanbo, Attending Physician of Department I of Knee Surgery, Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital gave a lecture named Gap balancing in TKA: Does dynamic sensor matter? in English
Wang Xiao, Resident of Hip Injury Division IV, Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital gave a lecture named Pre-operative simulation using a three-dimensional printing model for surgical treatment of old and complex tibial plateau fractures in English
Mi Yufei, Attending of Department I of Knee Surgery, Henan Luoyang Orthopedic Hospital gave a lecture named Modified Arthroscopic Posterior Capsular Release for Treatment of Post-traumatic Flexion Contracture of the Knee Joint in English
Zhengzhou Orthopedics Hospital
The team of Vice President Wang Aiguo, Zhengzhou Orthopedics Hospital
Hou Yingzhou, Associate Chief Physician of Joint Diseases Medical Center, Zhengzhou Orthopedic Hospital gave a lecture named 3D Printing Trabecular Titanium Knee Components use in Revision TKA with AORI Type II and III Defects: Short-term results in English
Sun Bo, Attending of Joint Surgery Department, Zhengzhou Orthopedics Hospital gave a lecture named Short-term effectiveness of Robot-assisted total knee arthroplasty for severe knee osteoarthritis in English
Li Ming, Resident of Sports Medicine Department, Zhengzhou Orthopedics Hospital gave a lecture named MRI comparison of the position of the tibial tunnel in the posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with a 4-position dual approach and a traditional three-way approach in English
Henan No.3 Provincial People’s Hospital
Sha Yu, Chief Physician of Orthopedic Department, Henan No.3 Provincial People’s Hospital gave a lecture named Artificial intelligence planning before unicompartmental knee arthroplasty based on CT scan in English
Yan Lei, Attending of Orthopedic Department, Henan No.3 Provincial People’s Hospital gave a lecture named Treatment protocols for osteoarthritis of the knee in different stages in English
Guiyang Orthopedics Hospital
Liu Wenke, Attending of Sport Medicine Department, Guiyang Orthopedics Hospital gave a lecture named Arthroscopic suture fixation for osteochondral fracture of posterolateral tibial plateau associated with anterior cruciate ligament rupture: a case report in English
Zhou Xiang, Attending of Joint Surgery Department, Guiyang Orthopedics Hospital gave a lecture named To explore the multi-mode hemostasis scheme on reducing blood loss during the peri-operative of TKA without the tourniquet in English
Hubei 672 Orthopaedics Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine
The team of President Li Xugui, Vice President Gan Xuewen and Vice President Xie Wei of Hubei 672 Orthopaedics Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine
Li Peijing, Attending of Sports Medicine Department, Hubei 672 Orthopaedics Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine gave a lecture named Clinical observation of arthroscopic debridement combined with targeted ablation and highly selective denervation in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis in English
Xiong Changjun, Attending, Joint Surgery Department, Hubei 672 Orthopaedics Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine gave a lecture named Value of personalized extramedullary positioning technique on tibia side for coronal alignment of tibial prosthesis in total knee arthroplasty in English
Shenzhen People’s Hospital
Li Guangheng, Chief Physician of Joint Surgery Department, Shenzhen People’s Hospital gave a lecture named Local injection for the treatment of knee osteoarthrits, what choices do we have? in English
The IKD3 achieved a great success, amid the splendid event, a total of 102 Orthopedic experts from 26 countries shared their insights, providing an opportunity for colleagues in the field of Orthopedics to study. This non-stop 26 hours live-streaming focuses on the future of Knee Surgery. Since the International Knee Day has been in the last two years, Prof. Wolf Peterson and his team inspired a concept of establishing the International Knee Academy. And this provides every colleague around the world with a possibility to grab a basic and advanced course in the field of Knee Surgery, With this format, every colleague can pursue international experts from all over the world.
Let’s meet in the Fourth International Knee Day 2023!