Topic: General Topics / Education

Dates: Wednesday 22 June 2022 | 14:45-18:30 & Thursday 23 June 2022 | 08:00-12:00 AM

Session Room: Istanbul

The EFORT Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) provides 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.
  • Reconstruction.
  • Sport Injuries.
  • Musculoskeletal Infections.
  • Musculoskeletal Tumors.
  • Spine (incl. Trauma).
  • Trauma Lower Limb.
  • Trauma Upper Limb.
  • Modern Patients Needs - Challenges and Solutions In O&T.

Handouts with a summarizing article for each presentation are gathered in the CRC syllabus which is distributed to the participants of the course.

Schedule: Wednesday 22 June 2022 | 14:45-18:30 & Thursday 23 June 2022 | 08:00-12:00 AM

Primary target attendees: Young orthopaedic surgeons and residents in training.

Maximum capacity: 120 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Registration and Fees: The CRC is a stand-alone programme within the scientific content and pre-registration to the course is mandatory. The compact structure of the CRC allows participants to also attend other specialized sessions during the rest of the congress. A special registration package ensures participants to benefit from this combined educational planning for a fee as low as EUR 350 during the early registration deadline period. To book your attendance, please login on our online registration platform.

23rd EFORT Congress | Lisbon, Portugal | 22-24 June 2022
Programme for the Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) 

Wednesday 22 June 2022 | 14:45-18:30 | Session Room: Istanbul

  • Eye Opener
    Modern Patients Needs - Challenges and Solutions In Orthopaedics & Trauma.
  • Musculoskeletal Infections & Tumors
    Infection After Total Joint Arthroplasty.
    Diagnostic & Recognition Of Primary Bone Tumors.
    Diagnostic Algorithm & Treatment Options In Bone Metastasis.
  • Spine (incl. Trauma)
    Paediatric Idiopathic Scoliosis.
    Degenerative Spine Diseases & Spine Fractures.
  • Trauma Lower Limb
    Fractures: Pelvic Ring & Acetabular Fractures.
    Fractures: Femur, Tibia And Open Fractures.
    Fractures: Pilon, Ankle, Talus And Calcaneus.
  • Trauma Upper Limb
    Fractures: Shoulder, Arm, Elbow & Forearm.
    Fractures: Hand & Wrist

Thursday 23 June 2022 | 08:00-12:00 AM | Session Room: Istanbul

  • Basic Science
    Biomechanics And Biomaterials For Musculoskeletal Application.
    Study Design And Statistics.
  • Paediatrics
    Classification And Principles Of Childhood Fracture Treatment.
    Foot Disorders Of Newborns.
    Hip Diseases In The Childhood.
  • Reconstruction
    Hip Reconstruction.
    Knee: Surgical Treatment For Degenerative Changes.
    Ankle Osteoarthrosis, Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity and Hallux Valgus.
    Disorders Of The Shoulder And Elbow.
  • Sport Injuries
    Knee Ligament And Menisci.


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The CRC is a review of the essentials of our specialty with emphasize on fundamental knowledge of basic sciences, orthopaedic surgery and traumatology. Indeed, the content is presented in a concise and brief way, gathering knowledge of the orthopaedics and traumatology based on best evidence. The CRC presentations summarize the elements which are presented within the syllabus in a brief and easy way to understand.