This online workshop has now taken place. This interactive study day delved into the practicalities of working collaboratively to streamline the hip fracture surgical pathway. Covering topics including how attendees could take the Hip Fracture Best Practice Tariff (BPT) further, ensuring patients are medically fit for surgery, developing an effective MDT approach to enhanced patient recovery.
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3.5 hours Continuing Professional Development
This informative and interactive workshop enabled attendees to build an action plan to drive forward and progress the hip fracture patient pathway. Attendees left the day with the knowledge to:
- Understand and apply the Hip Fracture Best Practice Tariff (BPT)
- Achieve best practice when working collaboratively with your MDT
- Ensure your patients are medically fit and meet your ‘time to surgery’ targets
- Advance your enhanced recovery to achieve best practice for hip fracture care
- Develop your service to optimise your support and care for patients
Introduction and leader’s opening remarks
Atif Malik, Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Achieving the Hip Fracture Best Practice Tariff
Streamlining the neck of femur (NOF) surgical pathway
Building an MDT approach to enhance patient recovery
Strategy for hip fracture enhanced recovery programmes
Closing remarks and close of day
First hand experience
This workshop was led by the following engaging and knowledgeable leader:
Mr Atif A Malik is a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in Hip, Knee and Sports Injuries.
Mr Malik completed his under-graduate training at the University of Manchester Medical School. His interest in trauma, orthopaedics and sports injuries developed whilst working with the Orthopaedic surgeon looking after Manchester United Football Club. He went onto be appointed to the prestigious Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore Higher Surgical Rotation for Trauma & Orthopaedics.
He continued to develop his sub-speciality interest in hip and knee pathology by completing the highly sought after John Charnley Fellowship at Wrightington Hospital with Professor Peter Kay (Medical Director for MSK Services, NHS England) and Professor Martyn Porter (Medical Director of the National Joint Registry).
He was awarded the European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Fellowship in 2014 allowing him travel to centres of excellence in Innsbruck, Vienna, Paris, Lyon, Rome, Genoa, Madrid and Lisbon to further refine and develop his surgical practice. He was also awarded the Ronald Raven Barbers Award by the Royal College of Surgeons of England allowing him to visit Dr Charles Brown, a world renowned figure in knee surgery specialising in meniscal injury and knee ligament reconstruction. He was also awarded the Ethicon Travelling Fellowship Award by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. In addition, Mr Malik was a participant in the Academic Exchange Program at the Endo Klinik in Hamburg, Germany with Professor Thorsten Gehrke, a leading expert in prosthetic joint infections.
He continued developing his interest in sports injuries and was appointed as a sports doctor for the Wrestling events at the Commonwealth Games and was also the resident sports doctor and Field of Play doctor for the football games at Old Trafford during the Olympics in 2012. He was the Club Doctor for the London Skolars Rugby League Club until 2016 and continues to look after elite athletes. He has also completed a Diploma in Football Medicine with Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). He has also been awarded Fellowship of the American College of
Mr Malik is passionate about teaching and training medical students and junior doctors. He has completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Clinical Education and is currently the Deputy Block lead for MSK at the University of Buckinghamshire Medical School. He is also a member of the Faculty of
Surgical Trainers with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
He has over 30 publications in international journals including invitations to act as guest editor for special editions of several journals. He has also been invited to write numerous book chapters with a particular emphasis on trauma and sports injuries and has presented his research at numerous
national and international conferences.
Mr Malik also acted as the orthopaedic advisor to the popular BBC drama series Holby City.
Outside of medicine, he strives to spend time with his wife and 2 children. He enjoys playing cricket, football, table tennis and badminton. He is a passionate Manchester United supporter and tries to attend as many home games as possible.
Past attendee feedback
"Thank you so much, I've really learnt a lot and I'm keen to take the ideas forward to the trust"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
"This day couldn't be any better!"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
"Thank you for today, it has been flawless"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
"This experience was great, Atif was informative and customised the session accordingly. Sarah was super helpful throughout with the technical support"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
"Well organised, ran smoothly, big thanks Sarah and Atif"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
"A really valuable day, I learnt a lot"Achieving Best Practice for Hip Fracture, October 2021
Who should attend?
This workshop was created to share hip fracture clinical pathway experiences, challenges and solutions and some of the jobtitles of those that attended include:
- Consultant Orthogeriatrician, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Orthopaedic Specialist Nurses and Hip Fracture Sisters
- Orthopaedic Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists
- T&O Speciality Doctors and Practice Educators
- Trauma Orthopaedic Staff Nurses and Nurse Co-Ordinators