The registration for the 23rd EFORT Congress in Lisbon is now open! Use ONLY our official online registration platform that provides you with the possibility to register but also to book hotels, request a visa & other additional services.

Abstracts to be included in the Scientific Programme of our 23rd EFORT Congress are currently under review by our appointed topic experts through our online platform. By mid-January 2022, the EFORT Science Committee will allocate the selected best-scored abstracts to oral and poster sessions.

Any specific query regarding changes in abstracts needs to be addressed by email to scicom@efort.org.

Abstract acceptance & rejection notifications will be sent on Monday 31 January 2022.

The main theme of the Lisbon Congress in 2022 is “Modern Patient Needs – Challenges And Solutions In O&T”.

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eor_260High quality instructional review articles on all aspects of orthopaedics and traumatology.

EFORT Open Reviews is indexed in PubMed with full-text provided in PubMedCentral (PMC).

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

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EFORT Webinar | RELEVANCE OF METAL CARCINOGENICITY FOR ORTHOPAEDICS: CONTROVERSIES AND CONCERNS | Monday 31 January 2021 | 19:00-20:00 CET | Free-of-charge Online Registration Available

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This EFORT Webinar will focus on potential carcinogenicity of metal containing implants in orthopaedic and trauma surgery.

The objectives of this Webinar are:

  • To inform Orthopaedic Surgeons about the classification of cobalt as a carcinogen on EU level and potential consequences for surgeons and manufacturers.
  • To summarize current knowledge on the carcinogenic potential of metal particles released from arthroplasty implants.
  • To announce related activities within the “EFORT Implant, Patient and Staff Safety Initiative (IPSSI)” directed towards this issue.

This Webinar is organised by EFORT independent of any commercial educational support.

NEWS: This EFORT Webinar “Relevance of Metal Carcinogenicity for Orthopaedics: Controversies and Concerns” taking place on 31 January 2022 at 19:00 CET has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) with 1 European CME credit (ECMEC).

For more information on how to obtain CME credits, please check the section “CME Accreditation” in www.efort.org/webinars

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PREVIOUS EFORT WEBINAR REPLAY AVAILABLE

EFORT Webinar | 3D PRINTED RECONSTRUCTION IN COMPLEX PELVIC REVISIONS AND ONCOLOGY SURGERY | Monday 29 November 2021 | Webinar REPLAY available

Have you read the 1st issue of the January 2022 issue of EFORT Today?

EFORT Today is the official newsletter of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT).

Launched in May 2021, EFORT Today is emailed out to you twice a month. It aims at keeping you up-to-date with the latest EFORT O&T News in Europe, and to engage all O&T surgeons, residents and other healthcare professionals in Europe and beyond.

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EFORT IC Webinar | G21 PRESENTS SPACEFLEX FAMILY: INNOVATION FOR THE TREATMENT OF TWO-STAGE REVISION
Tuesday 18 January 2022 | NEW TIME! 12:30-13:30 CET  | Online Registration Open

This EFORT Industry Collaborative Webinar supported by G21 will focus on the evidence of current literature for the two-stage revision treatment for Periprosthetic joint infection of hip, knee and shoulder. The objectives of the Webinar are:

  • Review on the current literature about the two-stage revision for the treatment of periprosthetic joint infection.
  • Presentation and discussion of complex cases of periprosthetic joint infection treated with antibiotic loaded cement spacer.
  • Prevention of mechanical spacer-associated complication related to the interval period of the two-stage revision.
  • Focus on cement mechanical properties and antibiotic elution.

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This Industry Collaborative Webinar is organised with the support of G21 in collaboration with EFORT.

PREVIOUS EFORT INDUSTRY COLLABORATIVE WEBINAR REPLAY AVAILABLE

EFORT IC Webinar | ALLOGRAFT IN RECONSTRUCTION SURGERY
Tuesday 14 December 2021  | REPLAY Available

UPCOMING EFORT EVENTS

Date/Time Event Category
31 January 2022 EFORT Webinar | Relevance of Metal Carcinogenicity for Orthopaedics: Controversies and Concerns

08 February 2022 EFORT ICW | Rethinking Postop Recovery: Novel techniques to manage soft tissue and closed incisions in TKA patients

15 February 2022 EFORT ICW | Money, time and radiation reduction in intramedullary nails’ technique – innovative solution regarding distal locking

28 February 2022 EFORT Webinar | Total Ankle Replacement: Enhancing Indications and Outcomes

15 March 2022 EFORT ICW | Therapeutic Benefits of Crosslinked HA

28 March 2022 EFORT Webinar | Distal Femur Fractures: Reconstruct or Replace?

12 April 2022 EFORT ICW | 100% Robotic in Knee replacement

25 April 2022 EFORT Webinar | New Methods of Diagnostics and Treatment of Implant Related Infections

10 May 2022 EFORT ICW | Knee Navigation and Kinematic Alignment

30 May 2022 EFORT Webinar | Alignment in Total Knee Arthroplasty

13 June 2022 EFORT Webinar | Floating Hip

22 June 2022 - 24 June 2022 23rd EFORT Annual Congress Lisbon 2022
Lisbon, Portugal

13 September 2022 EFORT ICW | New Technologies in Cementless Total Knee Replacement

20 September 2022 EFORT ICW | Therapeutic Benefits of Crosslinked HA

26 September 2022 EFORT Webinar | Cartilage Repair: Where we are

18 October 2022 EFORT ICW | Periprosthetic Joint Infection

31 October 2022 EFORT Webinar | Orthopaedic Paediatric Clinical Evaluation

08 November 2022 EFORT ICW | Short stems or the knee surgical technique

28 November 2022 EFORT Webinar | Hip Fractures in Young Adults

13 December 2022 EFORT ICW | Hip Navigation 4.0: Your Way to Predict and Restore Biomechanics

Visit the EFORT Orthopaedic Event Calendar

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