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Don't miss our presentations at the AOFAS Annual Meeting in Chicago!

Besides our Open Scientific Meeting on Friday, 13 September, there are plenty of opportunities to discover the latest developments in Weight-Bearing CT at the AOFAS Annual Meeting 2019, by joining our Board Members and their peers for podium and poster presentations.


Here is a handy guide to what's in store. Mark your calendars and we look forward to meeting you!


Scientific Sessions


Friday, 13 September 2019 | Session Room, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM


Symposium 4: Where Is Weight Bearing CT Taking Us? An Open Discussion

Moderator: Cesar de Cesar Netto, MD, PhD

The Science Behind the Scans

Alexej Barg, MD

Case Discussion Panel: How Does WBCT Change Opinions on Pathology and Biomechanics?

Alexej Barg, MD; Martinus Richter, MD, PhD; Scott J. Ellis, MD


Podium Presentations


Friday, 13 September 2019 | Session Room, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM, 13.09.2019.

Barg A, Weinberg M.W, Davidson N.P, Hintermann B, Saltzman C.L, Krahenbuhl N. Is Load Application Necessary When Using CT Scans to Diagnose Syndesmotic Injuries? A Cadaver Study.

Friday, 13 September 2019 | Grand Ballroom A, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM, 13.09.2019.

Lintz F, Bernasconi A, Fernando C, Welck M, de Cesar Netto C. Three-Dimensional Weightbearing Assessment of the First Ray in Hallux Valgus: A case-control study.


Sunday, 15 September 2019 | Session Room, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 15.09.2019.

Lintz F, Mast J, Mehdi N, Bernasconi A, de Cesar Netto C, Fernando C, Buedts K. Peri-prosthetic cysts and alignment in Total Ankle Replacement: a 3D, weight bearing topographical study.


Sunday, 15 September 2019 | Grand Ballroom A, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 15.09.2019

Peiffer M, Belvedere S, Clockaerts S, Leenders T, Barg A, de Cesar Netto C, Lintz F, Richter M, Leardini A, Burssens A. Three-dimensional Displacement After a Medializing Calcaneal Osteotomy in Relation to the Hindfoot Alignment and Osteotomy Angle.


Sunday, 15 September 2019 | Grand Ballroom A, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 15.09.2019

Burssens A, Buedts K, Barg A, Vluggen E, Demey P, Saltzman C.L, Victor J. The Association Between a Hindfoot Deformity Assessed by Weightbearing CT and the Full Leg Alignment.


Board Poster Presentations


Richter M, Lintz F, Cesar de Netto C, Barg A, Burssens A (2019). Results of a 5 year, 10,000 scans experience with Weight-Bearing CT. Impact on costs, radiation exposure and time spent. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019


Hintermann B, Zwicky L, Schweizer C, Barg A, Ruiz R. Axial Rotational Alignment of Mobile-Bearing Total Ankle Arthroplasty. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


E-Poster Presentations


Barg A, Weinberg MW, Davidson NP, Hintermann B, Saltzman CL, Krahenbuhl N. The Impact of Torque on Assessment of Syndesmotic Injuries Using Weightbearing CT Scans: A Cadaver Study. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


Barg A, Weinberg MW, Davidson NP, Hintermann B, Saltzman CL, Krahenbuhl N. Can Weightbearing CT Scans Be Used to Diagnose Subtalar Joint Instability? A Cadaver Study. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


Burssens A, Krahenbuhl N, Davidson N, Weinberg M, Vermue H, Zhang C, Saltzman CL, Barg A. Displacement of Sequential Syndesmotic Ankle Injuries Assessed by a 3D Weightbearing CT. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


Burssens A, De Roos D, Barg a, Pfeufer D, Saltzman CL, Victor J. The Hindfoot Alignment in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


de Cesar Netto C, Saito GH, Sofka C, Godoy-Santos A, Siegler S, Lintz F, O’Malley M, Deland JT, Ellis SJ. Middle Subtalar Joint Facet Subluxation as a Marker of Collapsing Flatfoot Deformity: A Case-Control Study. American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.


de Cesar Netto C, Saito GH, Sofka C, Greditzer H, Bernasconi A, Deland JT, Ellis SJ. Weightbearing CT and MRI findings of Stage II Flatfoot Deformity: Can We Predict Patients at High-Risk for Foot Collapse? American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 35th Annual Summer Meeting, Chicago, IL, USA, 12.-15.09.2019.

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