Advanced Principles of Fracture Management Online 2021

Gain expert insight into complex fractures and fracture complications, September 14 to October 12
  • Description

    Building on the knowledge and skills gained through the AO Basic Principles in Fracture Management course, this Advanced Principles of Fracture Management course explores the treatment of complex fractures and fracture complications through virtual didactics and small group case-based discussions.

    Participants will access live Zoom™ sessions and self-study materials through Totara, our one-stop-shopping online portal.

    All AO North America resident courses are developed and consistent with the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competencies and specialty-specific Milestones program.

  • Learning objectives

    Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to
    Apply reduction techniques in fracture management with attention to soft tissue
    Assess and treat complex diaphyseal and (peri)articular fractures using advanced application techniques
    Demonstrate strategies for assessing and treating open fractures and soft tissue injuries
    Initiate appropriate management for patients with pelvic injuries and polytrauma
    Recognize complications and manage accordingly

  • Prerequisites

    AO Basic Principles of Fracture Management course, as some competence with instrumentation and techniques is assumed.

  • Topics, times, and tuition

    Topic(s) Date Time*
    General Concepts & Diaphyseal Fracture Management Sep 14 2021 9:00-10:30 PM
     Articular Fractures: Shoulders, Elbow, and Wrist Sep 21 2021 9:00-10:30 PM
    Articular Fractures: Knee, Foot, and Ankle Sep 28 2021 9:00-10:30 PM
    Articular Fractures: Hip and Pelvis Oct 5 2021 9:00-10:30 PM
    Difficult Fracture Problems Oct 12 2021 9:00-10:30 PM

    *Eastern Time (GMT-4:00)

    Tuition for this course is USD $50.


Course chairs

Jonathan Eastman, MD

Jonathan Eastman, MD

University of California, Davis Medical Center

Thomas Large, MD

Thomas Large, MD

Emory University

Grady Memorial Hospital


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