AO Trauma Webinar—Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures in Frail Patients—Weight Bearing Fixations
Dübendorf, Switzerland
03 Apr 2020
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We are pleased to offer the following webinar to our AO Trauma community. 

Dr Björn-Christian Link (Switzerland) and Dr Mark Rickman (Australia) will present: 

Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures in Frail Patients—Weight Bearing Fixations
Friday, April 3, 2020, 02:00PM–03:00PM (GMT +1:00)

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Dr Link and Dr Rickman will answer questions throughout the lecture. It will be an interactive live transmission. Participants will be able to ask questions through a "real-time" online chat. 

We look forward to your participation in this event. 

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Learning objectives
Summarize the proposed rationale for weight bearing fixations in frail patients
Define the patient population, and identify modifiable comorbidities
Identify fracture patterns that prompt specific fixation concepts
Determine the appropriate techniques to achieve fixation that allow for successful full weight bearing in the treatment of pelvic and acetabular fractures
Recognize common factors leading to failure in fixation of pelvic and acetabular fractures in elderly patients
Björn-Christian Link MD  (Chairperson)
Mark Rickman  (Co-chairperson)
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Type AOTrauma
Level Masters
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Closing date03 Apr 2020
Available places41
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Swiss Francs 0.00 CHF
Ms Maria Anisimova Berni
AO Foundation
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