Goal of the course:
The goal of the course is to broaden the knowledge and comprehension of operative fracture treatment according to the level of education or specialty and to practice surgical approaches.
The AOTrauma Course Foot & Ankle Surgery is targeted at experienced, certified orthopaedic and trauma surgeons who are interested in furthering their knowledge in Foot and Ankle Fracture Management.
The topics of the AOTrauma Course Foot & Ankle Surgery will cover classification and principles of treatment in Foot & Ankle Surgery as well as different techniques, surgical anatomy and approaches.
They will be taught in lectures followed by practical exercises on human specimens of the Anatomical Institute Graz.
During the dissections key steps are projected on the monitors.
Each work station is limited to 2 participants.
Faculty members and instructors are there to guide the participants through the exercises.
Instruments, gloves and gowns are provided.