AOTrauma Course—Basic Principles of Fracture Management for ORP
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
13 Nov 2018 - 15 Nov 2018
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This two and a half day course is designed for Operating Room Personnel (ORP) in orthopaedic and trauma surgery. It is a basic introduction to the management of fractures using AO principles and techniques, at the same time maintaining awareness of total patient care. The content of the course will be covered by short lectures, pre-practical seminars and practical workshops. ORP attending the course should be familiar with AO instruments and implants.

The AO Foundation is a non-profit organisation, based in Switzerland, and dedicated to the advancement of the care of those suffering from musculoskeletal injury and disease.

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Jill Ducker  (Chairperson)
Judy Orson  (Chairperson)
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Type AOTrauma / AO partner event
Level Principles
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience ORP/theatre nurse
Closing date13 Nov 2018
Available places0
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Swiss Francs 835.00 CHF
Payment options and information
The course fee is payable in Swiss Francs only. This equates to approximately £635 depending on the exchange rate at the time of making payment.
If you cannot pay via credit card you have the option to request an invoice. Please note that there is a CHF 30.00 handling fee in addition to the participant fee. Please contact the Course Registration Coordinator 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
We are pleased to advise that the cost of accommodation at Optivo Basingstoke will be covered by AOUK. Further information regarding this will be sent with your confirmation email pack. 

Please note, the cost only relates to Optive Basingstoke and is for a maximum of 2 nights (Tuesday 13 & Wednesday 14 November 2018)
Ms Eve Cooley (Course Coordinator)
AO Foundation
Course Co-ordinator
United Kingdom
Ms Yvonne Gooderham (Registration Coordinator)
AO UK Education
Registration Co-ordinator
United Kingdom
The Ark Conference Centre
Dinwoodie Drive
RG24 9NN

Once in the grounds of the hospital, take a left at the small roundabout, which takes you towards the hospital car park. As you drive down the road, take the first right before you reach the bottom which will bypass their car park. Follow this road (one way), under the MRI building and past the nursery and you will see the Ark car park on the left, and the Ark Centre on the right.

Ark Car Park - The ARK Car Park is situated opposite The ARK which is barrier controlled. If you have not been provided with an entry code, contact ARK reception by pressing the buzzer via the barrier control box at the car park entrance.

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