18th EFORT Congress Vienna 2017 online registration is open!

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”.

The  highlights of the Congress include, among many others, e-health applications in orthopaedic research, hip trauma and sport, less frequent shoulder sport injuries, treatment of chronic bone infection and functional outcomes after UKA and TKA.

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Find out more information in the online advanced scientific programme of the 18th EFORT annual Congress Vienna 2017.

Avoid internet traffic jams onsite and seize the opportunity to download our EFORT2017 congress App in advance. Search for EFORT 2017 in your application store for iPhone/iPad (iOS) and Android systems and download the app now!

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eotep_250x250pxLaunch of the European Orthopaedic & Traumatology Education Platform (EOTEP)

A framework for educational structure

EOTEP proposes a new approach in the field of the lifelong learning for Orthopaedic & Traumatology Surgeons practicing in Europe and beyond. The EOTEP is a framework for educational structure emanating from:

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

Breaking news! EFORT Open Reviews is now being indexed in PubMed with full-text provided in PubMedCentral (PMC).

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  May 2017  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.


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

31 May 2017 2nd EFORT Easy Evidence Update (EEU) Course – Vienna 2017
Vienna, Austria

01 June 2017 5th EFORT Advanced Course in Total Hip & Total Knee Replacement – Vienna 2017
Vienna, Austria

02 June 2017 9th EFORT Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) 2017
Vienna, Austria

29 September 2017 - 30 September 2017 EFORT Expert meet Expert (ExMEx) Forum: Fragility Fractures: Evidence, controversies and failures
Porto, Portugal

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