Find out more about theĀ structure of AOTrauma Research and its interdependence with the AO Foundation research units.

AO Foundation Research LinksĀ 

TK System

Close collaboration between expert groups, specialty technical commissions, engineers and close to 120 independent surgeons results in the development and testing of new techniques, implants and instruments to solve clinical problems.

AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation (AOCID)

AOCID has significant experience planning and conducting multicenter studies. The organization provides support to improve the output of clinical research and practice by supplying: full program outsourcing, literature services, critical document review, methodological support, medical writing, consultation services, investigator training, clinical research fellowships, and educational activities.

AO Research Institute (ARI)

The Institute is committed to high quality research and development by investigating and improving the performance of surgical procedures, devices and substances. The ARI provides research support to AO clinicians and maintains close relationships with the AO medical community, academic societies, and universities around the world.