This course will be preceded by an AOTrauma Europe Workshop - Foot & Ankle Fractures, Sept 2-3 in the same location. For more information and registration, please click here.
AOTrauma Masters workshops teach current concepts and understanding at the highest level for experienced surgeons in orthopaedic trauma. The latest techniques in operative management dealing with the toughest orthopaedic trauma problems are presented. This workshop on fractures around the knee focuses on specific problems of the distal femur, patella and proximal tibia injuries with associated ligamentous and soft tissue problems. A combination of case and evidence based lectures will be included. A majority of the course content will be dedicated to practical exercises.
Participants should have completed the AOTrauma Courses—Principles in Operative Fracture Management and Advances in Operative Fracture Management. Participants must be actively involved in trauma management and preferably in trauma surgical care. The workshop is aimed at experienced surgeons who are willing to share and express their experiences with other participants and specialists in the field and want to expand their special knowledge on the evaluation and treatment of knee injuries.
In order to make the course a valuable learning experience, English knowledge is a prerequisite.