AO Foundation Course—Limb Surgery in Disaster and Conflicts for Emergency Medical Teams
Davos, Switzerland
08 Dec 2017 - 09 Dec 2017
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Learning objectives
Explain the differences in the environment of a disaster or conflict situation.
Recognize the injury patterns and pathology commonly seen in conflicts and disasters.
Adapt wound and limb injury management techniques to the specific contexts of disaster and conflict.
Reflect on the logistical, cultural and ethical dilemmas faced by surgical teams responding in such contexts.
Contributors
Elhanan Bar-On  (Co-chairperson)
Ian Norton  (Co-chairperson)
Andreas Wladis  (Co-chairperson)
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Details
ID DAVOS1712-EMT
Type AOTrauma / AO partner event
Level Masters
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope International
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Content Cadaver practicals, Debates, Discussion groups, Lectures
Registration
Closing date08 Dec 2017
Statusclosed
Places24
Available places1
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Included services
Coffee breaks
Lunch
Course materials
Contact(s)
Ms Jane Wiedler (Senior Project Manager)
AO Foundation
Stettbachstrasse 6
8600 Duebendorf
Switzerland
Emailjane.wiedler@aofoundation.org
Links
Management of Limb Injuries during Disaster and Conflicts
Commercial partners
DePuy Synthes