Events and Courses

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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 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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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-Seminar vermittelt AO-Konzepte und -Prinzipien auf fortgeschrittenem Niveau unter Berücksichtigung der aktuellen internationalen Literatur und neuester Erkenntnisse. Hierbei werden bewährte aber auch innovative operative Techniken und Behandlungsstrategien vorgestellt. Anwendung differenzierter Behandlungskonzepte in komplexen Fraktursituationen

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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 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—Hand and Wrist, Davos, Switzerland

Including Fractures around the Elbow Course structure This 4-day, Masters-level course comprises three 1-day modules. Participants also select one 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—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

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2018 AOTrauma Masters Course—Current Concepts—Upper Extremity, 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 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 Participants must have completed the

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2018 AOTrauma Masters Course—Current Concepts—Tips from the Masters, Davos, Switzerland

Difficult Cases through the Eyes of Master Surgeons Course structure This 5-day, Masters-level course comprises three 1-day modules. Participants also select two modules from a wide choice of 1-day self-directed learning modules. Goal of the course The course will demonstrate how senior AO surgeons collect data, organize and use evidence-based medicine to plan, and operationalize a very tough clinical trauma case. This will be shown in multiple ways in different anatomical scenarios so

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

Proximal Femur–Tibial Pilon–Tibial Plateau Course structure This 5-day, Masters-level course comprises four 1-day modules. Participants also select one 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