Award Winners 2016
The Free Paper Awards recognize the three best-rated free paper submissions.
The winning submissions receive a certificate during the congress and a monetary prize of €3,000 for gold, €2,000 for silver and €1,000 for bronze.
The winning papers of the 17th EFORT Congress Geneva 2016 are:
- Cumulative 30-Year Follow-Up After Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy | EFORT eScience Audio Presentation
Authors: Till Lerch, Switzerland, and colleagues.
- Low Back Surgery Prior To Total Hip Replacement Is Associated With Worse Patient-Reported Outcomes | EFORT eScience Audio Presentation
Authors:Ted Eneqvist, Sweden, and colleagues.
- Focus On Diabetic Foot Neuroarthropathy: Autoimmunity And Charcot Disease | EFORT eScience Audio Presentation
Author: Raffaele Vitiello, Italy, and colleagues Paper Title:
The 10 best-rated poster abstracts of the 17th EFORT Congress Geneva 2016 are:
The Allied Professions Award is given to the best-rated allied profession paper. The winner receives an award stipend of EUR 500 and a certificate during the congress. In 2016, the winner is:
|Paula Kelly-Pettersson, Sweden, and colleagues||Waiting Time To Surgery Is Correlated With An Increased Risk Of Serious Adverse Events During Hospital Stay In Hip-Fracture Patients: A Single Cohort Study Of 577 Hip Fractures | Audio Presentation|
The Trauma Award represents the best-scored abstract submitted on trauma, with the winner receiving a grant of €1,000 and a certificate. The winner of the Geneva 2016 Congress is:
|Richard Holleyman, United Kingdom, and colleagues||Risk Factors For The Development Of Deep Infection Following Hip Fracture Surgery: Analysis Of 2,822 Consecutive Patients|