Events and Courses

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AOTrauma Seminar—Managing Pediatric Musculoskeletal Injuries, Iraq, Bagdad

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AOTrauma Masters Seminar—Acetabular, Proximal and Distal Femur & Tibial Plateau Fracture Management

This course is targeted at experienced surgeons willing to share and express their experiences with other participants and specialists in the field. The masters course address the latest techniques and best practices in operative fracture management, and deal with the most difficult orthopedic trauma problems. The course includes open group discussions moderated by experts in the field who will provide an overview of the current literature and knowledge on each topic. Best evidence will be

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AOTrauma Symposium TBD, Morocco

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AOTrauma Seminar—TBD, Oman, Muscat

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Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course for surgeons

The course participants will learn to understand and implement the guidelines for Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the ISO 14155 standard for the conduct of clinical studies. They will also be aware of the basic ethical principles according to the Declaration of Helsinki and the local regulations. Furthermore, the participants learn about the requirements specific to the conduct of clinical studies in orthopaedic surgery and traumatology. For this event, the following educational methods will be

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AOTrauma Course—Lower limb

The goal of the course This two-day course is focused on the current concepts of the diagnosis and treatment of the injuries to the lower limb. The participants should already have the basic knowledge of the AO principles of treating these injuries. However, basic principles will be reestablished and application of advanced techniques will be introduced.   Lectures will be presented by experienced surgeons and will include specific cases that will be discussed. Attention would be paid to the

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AOTrauma Europe and Southern Africa—Faculty Seminar—Complications in Fracture Management

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2018 AOTrauma Course—Advanced Principles of Fracture Management, Davos, Switzerland

Apply reduction techniques in fracture management with attention to soft-tissues Assess and treat complex diaphyseal and (peri)articular fractures Demonstrate strategies for assessing and treating open fractures and soft-tissue injuries Initiate appropriate management for patients with pelvic injuries and polytrauma Recognize complications and manage these accordingly

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2018 AOTrauma Masters Course—Current Concepts—Lower Extremity II, Davos, Switzerland

Distal Femur—Patella—Malleoli Course structure This 5-day, Masters-level course comprises three 1-day modules. Participants also select two from a wide choice of 1-day self-directed learning modules. Goal of the course The goal of this course is to increase knowledge and skills for managing difficult and complex cases. State-of-the-art techniques and approaches, best practices for treatment, and the management of complications will all be addressed at a high level. Target participants

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2018 AOTrauma Masters Course—Foot and Ankle, Davos, Switzerland

Identify the characteristics of complex foot and ankle fractures, dislocations, deformities and disorders Apply appropriate diagnostic tools to adequately assess foot and ankle injuries and deformities Formulate the principles for surgical techniques to treat traumatic injuries, deformities, and disorders of the ankle, hindfoot, midfoot, and forefoot Use clinical and x-ray data to formulate an individual treatment plan Integrate the management of soft-tissue, tendon, and cartilage pathologies