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AOTrauma Course - Advanced Wrist Summit

October 23, 2020 to October 25, 2020
Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, Jacksonville, Florida 32202, United States
Fractures of the distal radius are the most common seen in adults and account for nearly one-sixth of fractures treated in emergency departments. There are many ways to treat a distal radius fracture. Each requires an individual treatment customized to deal with the specific fracture characteristics.

The Advanced Wrist Summit allows participants an opportunity to review and discuss their clinical cases. This interactive learning environment allows participants to discover new tactics and techniques on how to tackle clinical complications and challenges with our expert faculty at their side.

All participants should bring their personal cases for discussion allowing them to engage with their colleagues and faculty and optimizing their personal experience.
Specialties covered
Hand and Wrist


6th Annual Frontiers in Upper Extremity Surgery

November 6, 2020 to November 7, 2020
FIVE Labs, Tampa, Florida 33607, United States
Through a mix of didactic presentations and interactive debates, the expert faculty for this live CME activity will update participants on treatment options and outcomes for a variety of common and complex hand and upper extremity conditions. The first day of the meeting will be devoted to a hands-on bioskills lab where participants will practice hand and wrist procedures that involve plating, internal bracing, and arthrodesis. Opportunities to discuss with the faculty brought own patient cases will be provided.

On the agenda:

-OT Challenges Tips for Working with OT Team
-WALANT - How to Make it Right
-Ulnar Shortening - Tips & Tricks
-Flexor Tendon How to Maximize Outcomes
-Innovative Post Surgical Rehabilitation
Specialties covered
Hand and Wrist
Shoulder and Elbow

AOTrauma Hand Course - Hand and Wrist Fracture Management

November 7, 2020
University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, United States
This course is designed to teach participants at every level of training and practice to systematically analyze hand and wrist fractures and to apply a treatment methodology based upon fracture management principles rather than upon any one implant, group of implants or singular universal technique.

These AO Principles will be stressed:

-Anatomic reduction
-Stable fixation
-Preservation of the blood supply
-Functional aftercare
-Early mobilization
Specialties covered
Hand and Wrist


Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Shoulder, Hip and Spine Training Course

January 11, 2021
The Hemophilia and Thrombosis Treatment Center (HTC): San Diego, California 92121, United States
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Shoulder, Hip and Spine Training Course will provide hands-on training in musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSKUS) of the hip, sacroiliac joint and shoulder. The objective of the course is to enable participants to use MSKUS as a point-of care imaging tool to assist with the diagnosis of painful joint. Leading MSK ultrasound experts will cover ultrasound scanning techniques, sonoanatomy, and sonopathology, including MSKUS examination of hemophilic these groups of joints. Diagnosis of iliopsoas bleeds and trochanteric pain will be highlighted.

Format: Interactive lectures, case presentations, round table discussions, and hands-on scanning.

The course is limited to 20 participants.
Specialties covered
Hand and Wrist
Hip and Knee


AAOS 2021 Annual Meeting

August 31, 2021 to September 4, 2021
San Diego Convention Center, USA
Save the Date and Join Us at the San Diego Convention Center!
You can still expect high-quality education and innovation as well as new opportunities to engage and collaborate both in-person and online August 31 – September 4, 2021.
Specialties covered
Foot and Ankle
Hand and Wrist
Hip and Knee
Orthopedic Oncology
Shoulder and Elbow
Sports Medicine