E-learning modules

AO Trauma’s e-learning modules help you learn at your own pace from anywhere in the world.

Basic concepts and procedures

The biology of bone healing

Author: Klaus Dresing
Editor: Chris Colton

This interactive module gives an introduction to the biological processes involved in bone healing, explaining the relevant bony anatomy, the processes of callus healing, and of direct bone healing.

Estimated time: 20 minutes

Start the module

Fracture reduction: an introduction

Author: Rodrigo Pesantez
Editor: Emanuel Gautier

This interactive module gives an introduction to displacement and reduction, focusing on principles and methods, and explains direct and indirect reduction.

Estimated time: 15 minutes

Start the module


Imaging and radiation

C-arm and Radiation

Author: Michael Kraus
Editor: Florian Gebhard

Using state-of-the-art technology, AO Education and AO Trauma present a pioneer product that is unique to the field of orthopedics: an interactive video on C-arm use and radiation hazard minimization.

Estimated time: 15 minutes

Start the module

Intraoperative Imaging

Author: Michael Kraus
Editor: Florian Gebhard

A two-module interactive program on image acquisition and optimization using 2-D and 3-D intraoperative C-arm technology based on example clinical indications.

Estimated time: 15 minutes

Start the module

Recorded lectures

AO Trauma now offers more interactive videos. These include lectures that can be navigated by the accompanying slides so that the learner can skip directly to the slides that are of most interest.

Basic techniques

Surgical screw fixation

Author: Chris Colton

Estimated time: 25 minutes

Start the module


Plate fixation

Author: Chris Colton

Estimated time: 25 minutes

Start the module


External fixation

Author: Chris Colton

Estimated time: 20 minutes

Start the module


Intramedullary nailing

Author: Chris Colton

Estimated time: 20 minutes

Start the module

Flash is needed for most of the e-learning activities, so please make sure it is installed on your computer.

X
Cookies help us improve your website experience.
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies.
Confirm