AOTrauma Course—Management of Fractures of the Hand and Wrist
Tallinn, Estonia
18 May 2018
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Goal of the course

The AOTrauma Seminar—Management of Fractures of the Hand and Wrist aims to create a clinically centered learning environment where principles and techniques of internal fixation in patients with hand and wrist problems can be understood, applied, and demonstrated appropriately to improve the quality of outcomes.

Target participants

Medical practitioners engaged in the field of hand and wrist surgery. They must actively be involved in trauma management. Ideally, participants have completed the AOTrauma Course—Basic Principles of Fracture Management and must be able to communicate well in English.

Course description

The AOTrauma Seminar—Management of Fractures of the Hand and Wrist will concentrate on internal fixation of fractures as well as skeletal reconstruction procedures. At the conclusion of the course, participants will have a broader and better understanding of how, when, and where to apply their knowledge in their clinical practice.

Learning objectives
Identify and classify the most frequent skeletal hand and wrist injuries
Manage the acute bony and articular lesions to prevent complications and functional sequelae
Select the most appropriate treatment from different options based upon best evidence
Develop the proper management strategies for complications and sequelae secondary the acute trauma
Recognize the importance of adequate postoperative care
Reedik Pääsuke  (Chairperson)
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Type AOTrauma
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Seminar (full day)
Content Lectures
Target audience Trauma surgery
Closing date16 May 2018
Available places21
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Euro 75.00 EUR
Available discounts Amount %
Member discount -18.75 EUR 25%
Member plus discount -18.75 EUR 25%
Bronze members discount -18.75 EUR 25%
Silver members discount -18.75 EUR 25%
Gold members discount -18.75 EUR 25%
Related event discount -18.75 EUR 25%
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Payment options and information
If you cannot pay via credit card you have the possibility to request an invoice.

Please note that we will charge you a 30.- EUR handling fee in addition to the participant fee. Please contact therefore your Local Event Organizer and indicate the official invoice address of the paying person or entity as well as a respective email address the invoice has to be sent to.
Included services
Coffee breaks
Course materials


Accommodation booking can be done through Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn Hotel booking system via the following link

There are no special rates provided for participants.


AO Trauma members get 25% discount, when registering please choose your member status.

AO Trauma Estonia members get 25% discount, when registering please choose „Related event discount“ option.


Ms Jaroslava Horáková (Local Course Organization)
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Ms Mirjam Montvila (Local Course Organization)
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Park Inn by Radisson Central Tallinn

Narva mnt 7C, –  10117 –  Tallinn –  Estonia

Phone +372 633 9800

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