Competencies

Competencies

1. Understand the alignment factors in TKR
2. Identify and be able to assemble navigation system
3. Understand and demonstrate the system start-up procedure
4. Understand, explain and demonstrate navigated array and instrument assembly and function
5. Understand, explain and demonstrate OR and patient set-up
6. Understand explain and demonstrate patient registration
7. Understand and explain morph model creation and accuracy
8. Understand explain and demonstrate the planning process
9. Understand explain and demonstrate the navigated surgical technique
10. Troubleshoot intra-operative array and instrument problems
11. Understand and identify anatomical landmarks of the knee
12. Understand principles of knee gap management
13. Understand principles of knee laxity
14. Identify landmarks on three dimensional CT or CT MRI models
15. Understand the use of patient specific guide for “planned measured technique”
16. Understand about clinical evidences with CAS
17. Understand back-up plan in CAS failures navigation and custom jigs