Events and Courses

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AOTrauma Kurs—Prinzipien der Frakturbehandlung für Fachpersonal Operationsbereich

Der Kurs bietet verschiedene Unterrichtsmethoden an wie Vorträge, praktische Übungen, in denen verschiedene Operationstechniken angewendet werden können und Kleingruppendiskussionen, die Gelegenheit bieten sich intensiv auszutauschen. Dieser Kurs wird folgendes thematisieren: Frakturheilung Knochenbiologie Konzepte der absoluten und relativen Stabilität Behandlung von Schaftfrakturen Behandlung von artikulären Frakturen Umgang mit den Weichteilverletzungen Perioperative Probleme und

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AOTrauma Kurs—Prinzipien der Frakturbehandlung für Fachpersonal Operationsbereich

Der Kurs bietet verschiedene Unterrichtsmethoden an wie Vorträge, praktische Übungen, in denen verschiedene Operationstechniken angewendet werden können und Kleingruppendiskussionen, die Gelegenheit bieten sich intensiv auszutauschen. Dieser Kurs wird folgendes thematisieren: Frakturheilung Knochenbiologie Konzepte der absoluten und relativen Stabilität Behandlung von Schaftfrakturen Behandlung von artikulären Frakturen Umgang mit den Weichteilverletzungen Perioperative Probleme und

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

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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

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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 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—Seminar (german speaking), Davos, Switzerland

Wissenschaftliche Leitung Andreas Platz, Zürich (CH) Michael Plecko, Graz (A) Pol Rommens, Mainz (DE) Kursziele Der Deutschsprachige AOTrauma Masters-Kurs vermittelt AO-Konzepte und -Prinzipien auf fortgeschrittenem Niveau unter Berücksichtigung der aktuellen internationalen Literatur und neuester Erkenntnisse. Hierbei finden bewährte aber auch innovative operative Techniken und Behandlungsstrategien Eingang. Anwendung differenzierter Behandlungskonzepte in komplexen Fraktursituationen Erkennen

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

  Chairpersons Daniel Petek Hôpital Cantonal Fribourg, Switzerland   Näder Helmy Bürgerspital Solothurn,Switzerland Goal of the course The AOTrauma Course—Advanced Principles of Fracture Management for Swiss Surgeons is part of the newly developed educational program teaching current concepts and fundamental principles in the treatment of injuries incorporating the latest techniques in operative fracture management. The AOTrauma Advanced Principles course builds upon the AO Principles and

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2018 AOTrauma Masters Course—Current Concepts—Knee Injuries and Deformities, Davos, Switzerland

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 present a broad perspective about the knee joint, aiming to understand the knee as an organ, constituted by specialized tissues that should work in a synergic way to promote optimal function. The concept is to integrate existing knowledge in the areas of orthopedic trauma, joint