Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) 2017


DAY & TIME: FRIDAY 02 JUNE 2017 – 08:15 -18:30

The EFORT Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) provides in a single day a quick analysis of the basic and fundamental knowledge of Orthopaedic surgery and Traumatology. The essential information for each topic is presented in a concise and brief way with a high degree of evidence. Experts in each field conduct the course which consists of approximately 20 presentations between 15 – 30 minutes long covering the following major topics:

  • Basic Science
  • Paediatrics
  • Tumour
  • Spine (including Trauma)
  • Reconstruction
  • Sports/knee
  • Trauma
  • Sport Activities & Orthopaedic Practice

Handouts with a summarizing article for each presentation are gathered in the CRC syllabus which is distributed on site (print version) to the registered participants of the course.

  • Date: Friday 02 June 2017 (full-day course)
  • Primary target attendees: Young orthopaedic surgeons and residents in training
  • Maximum capacity: 180 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Registration and Fees: The CRC course is a paying course and a pre-registration is mandatory. For further details on the course fee and attendance, please consult the online registration platform.

18th EFORT Congress, Vienna 31 May-02 June 2017
Programme for the Comprehensive Review Course (CRC – full day)
The online advanced version of the scientific programme is available here


PDF Document (1 page – 64kb)

9th Edition of the EFORT Comprehensive Review Course
at the 18th EFORT Annual Congress Vienna 2017

EFORT CRC Vienna 2017 SyllabusThe EFORT Comprehensive Review Course is a quick analysis of the essentials of our specialty for those who want to summarise in a single day the basic and fundamental knowledge of Orthopaedic surgery and Traumatology.

The information is presented in a concise and brief way, gathering knowledge of the orthopaedics and traumatology that currently have a high degree of evidence. Year after year the Syllabus summarizes in a few pages the elements which are presented during the course in a brief and easy way to understand.

It starts with the fundamental knowledge of the basic sciences and general, such as tumour conditions, infections and metabolic diseases.

Orthopaedics and trauma are reviewed by each subspecialty within the most important information from the fields of spine, paediatrics, and then the key aspects of the trauma and orthopaedic in the upper and lower limb.

Reconstructive surgery of bones and joints and sports medicine are treated succinctly and without forgetting complications.

Experts in each field conduct the course and to whom we thank for their participation and effort in the preparation of this syllabus.

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Günther
Chairman of Education Committee of EFORT

Prof. Dr. Thierry Bégué
Scientific Chairman of EFORT

Download of the electronic version of the CRC syllabus is available to help you prepare your attendance to the course. A hard copy will be distributed on-site to attendees having registered specifically to this course.

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