2018 AOTrauma Course—Foot & Ankle, United Kingdom, Bristol
Bristol, United Kingdom
16 Apr 2018 - 18 Apr 2018
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Interested in becoming more skilled in managing foot and ankle injuries?

This 2½ day course will provide an opportunity to review all aspects of serious injuries to the foot and ankle from initial presentation, through primary emergency management and definitive reduction and fixation to secondary reconstruction of the delayed consequences of trauma.

You will have the opportunity to work on approaches in the cadaveric lab, and discuss the management of common trauma cases with experts from Europe and the UK.

Target participants are:
Consultants managing general trauma including foot and ankle
Senior trainees preparing to manage general trauma including foot and ankle
SAS surgeons managing general trauma including foot and ankle, independently.
Event program
Learning objectives
Describe the assessment tools for complex foot and ankle trauma
Formulate and apply the principles to treat trauma of the ankle, hindfoot, midfoot, and forefoot
Prevent, identify, and treat complications and recognize long-term outcomes
Define appropriate treatment options for salvage of failed previous treatment procedures
Nima Heidari  (Chairperson)
Stephen Mitchell  (Chairperson)
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Type AOTrauma
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Closing date16 Apr 2018
Available places2
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Swiss Francs 1580.00 CHF
Payment options and information
All payments to be made online in Swiss Francs. Once payment has been received your place on the course will be confirmed.

The course fee is CHF 1,580.00. This equates to approximately £1,210.00 depending on the current exchange rate.

The course fee is inclusive of the course dinner on the evening of Monday 16th April 2018 - Details TBC. Please note that transport will not be provided for participants to and from the course dinner.

If you cannot pay via credit card you have the possibility to request an invoice.

Please note that we will charge you a 30.- CHF 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
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Course dinner
Course materials

Bristol Airport is 14 kilometres from the hotel.

The Temple Meads train station is approximately a 30 minute walk from the course venue and about 10 minutes in a taxi.

Parking – There are car parks in the surrounding area but it is advised to leave your car at your hotel if you are able to and walk or take a taxi to the course venue. If you are driving each day then you may find this website useful if you are unfamiliar with the area. Parkopedia.


Please note that it is the participant's responsibility to organise their own accommodation.We recommend visiting www.trivago.co.uk to receive the best rate for bedrooms in Bristol. The below are some in close proximity of the course venue and city centre.

The Bristol Hotel

The Radisson BLU

Mecure Bristol Grand

Ms Yvonne Gooderham (Registrations Coordinator)
AO UK Education
Registration Co-ordinator
United Kingdom
Ms Rebecca Reynolds (Local Course Organization)
Welwyn Garden City
United Kingdom


The Centre for Applied Anatomy (CAA) is committed to delivering exceptional anatomy teaching and resources, to meet requirements ranging from those of primary school students during outreach sessions, to undergraduate and postgraduate degree students, and to consultant surgeons evaluating new procedures. They provide anatomy teaching to science students on our Applied Anatomy or Functional and Clinical Anatomy degrees and offer a range of units in anatomy which are popular with students taking other programmes across the University. They also provide the anatomy teaching for medical, dental and veterinary students. The centre has exceptional facilities including both human and veterinary dissecting rooms where students can learn from our practical approach which integrates the anatomical resources with effective modern technology.

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