18th EFORT Congress Vienna 2017
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The 18th EFORT Congress will take place in Vienna, Austria, from 31 May to 02 June 2017.

The main theme of the Congress will be “Sports activities and orthopaedic practice”. Highlights of the Congress also include, among many others, e-health applications in orthopaedic research, hip trauma and sport, less frequent shoulder sport injuries, treatment of chronic bone infection, shoulder instability management and functional outcomes after UKA and TKA.

The scientific programme would, however, be incomplete without your participation and we encourage you to submit your abstracts, the presentation of which forms a major and important part of the meeting. We look forward to meeting you in the culturally rich city of Vienna for the 18th EFORT Congress in 2017!

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ear_submit_260x104High quality instructional review articles on all aspects of orthopaedics and traumatology

EFORT Open Reviews is the official journal of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT) and is published  in partnership with the British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery (BESBJS), it and the British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery (BESBJS) and provides high quality instructional review articles on all aspects of orthopaedics and traumatology.

Authors are encouraged to submit their instructional review papers for publication in EFORT Open Reviews. All papers are subject to rigorous peer review by our expert panel of reviewers – please check the Manuscript Guidelines carefully before submitting your paper via our ScholarOne Manuscripts site.

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EFORT OTE - Orthopaedic Today EuropeThe October 2016 issue of OTE  Orthopaedics Today Europe is now available!

OTE – Orthopaedic Today Europe is EFORT’s official newspaper that is now available in a new digital format since beginning of 2016, full HTML and with a mobile-optimized format that includes new monthly publications for our global readership.

Each issue provides the same editorial features and clinical news content you have come to expect for the last 18 years from Orthopaedics Today Europe. A cover story and commentary is still anchor each issue.


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Like to be a member of EFORT ? What should your membership include?

With your help – EFORT is conducting a survey to find out what you – the medical professional, want from YOUR EFORT Academy of Tomorrow: Please therefore complete the survey by clicking on Your opinion and feedback matters.

The survey should take no more than 3 to 4 minutes and you will be included in a prize draw for one fortunate participant to receive a free registration to the 18th EFORT congress in Vienna in 2017.

Thank you in advance for your participation!

The EFORT Textbook – European Surgical Orthopaedics and Traumatology

The EFORT textbookThis important reference textbook covers the surgical management of all major orthopaedic and traumatological conditions.

The book will act as the major source of education and guidance in surgical practice for surgeons and trainees, especially those preparing for higher surgical examinations and the Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology examinations within and beyond Europe.


Date/Time Event Category
23 January 2017 - 25 January 2017 EFORT Anatomical Course Paris 2017
Paris, France

31 May 2017 - 02 June 2017 18th EFORT Annual Congress Vienna 2017
Vienna, Austria

02 June 2017 EFORT Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) 2017
Vienna, Austria

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