Comprehensive Review Course (CRC)
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Previous CRC 2019

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Wednesday 05 June 2019 | Session Room: Istanbul | Time: 09:00-18:30

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.
  • Reconstruction.
  • Sport Injuries.
  • Musculoskeletal Infections.
  • Musculoskeletal Tumors.
  • Spine (incl. Trauma).
  • Trauma Lower Limb.
  • Trauma Upper Limb.
  • Registries & Impact On 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: Wednesday 05 June 2019 (full-day course) - 09:00-18:30

Primary target attendees: Young orthopaedic surgeons and residents in training

Please note that the Comprehensive Review Course 2019 is now fully booked!

20th EFORT Congress | Lisbon, Portugal | 05-07 June 2019
Programme for the Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) Full day
Wednesday 05 June 2019 | Session Room: Istanbul | Time: 09:00-18:30
Programme (PDF document - 1 page - 80kb)

Basic Science | Moderation: Enrique Gómez-Barrena (Spain)

  • Biomechanics and Biomaterials for Musculoskeletal Application | Bernd Grimm (Netherlands).
  • Study Design and Statistics | Andrew Judge (United Kingdom).

Paediatrics | Moderation: Hakan Ömeroglu (Turkey)

  • Classification and Principles of Childhood Fracture Treatment | Pierre Lascombes (Switzerland).
  • Foot Disorders of Newborns | Christof Radler (Austria).   
  • Hip Diseases in the Childhood | Cristina Alves (Portugal).

Reconstruction | Moderation: Theofilos Karachalios (Greece)

  • Hip Reconstruction | Luigi Zagra (Italy).
  • Knee: Surgical Treatment for Degenerative Changes | Daniel Petek (Switzerland).
  • Ankle Osteoarthrosis, Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity and Hallux Valgus | Nikolaos Gougoulias (Greece).
  • Disorders of the Shoulder and Elbow | Luc Favard (France).

Sport Injuries | Moderation: Philippe Neyret (France)

  • Knee Ligament and Menisci | Simone Cerciello (Italy).

Musculoskeletal Infections & Tumors | Moderation: Pietro Ruggieri (Italy)

  • Infection After Total Joint Arthroplasty | Domizio Suva (Switzerland).    
  • Diagnostic & Recognition of Primary Bone Tumors | Andrea Angelini (Italy).
  • Diagnostic Algorithm & Treatment Options in Bone Metastasis | Miklos Szendröi (Hungary).

Spine (incl. Trauma) | Moderation: Önder Aydingoz (Turkey)

  • Paediatric Idiopathic Scoliosis | Haluk Berk (Turkey).
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases & Spine Fractures | Enric Cáceres Palou (Spain).

Trauma Lower Limb | Moderation: Thierry Bégué (France)

  • Fractures: Pelvic Ring & Acetabular Fractures | Enrique Guerado Parra (Spain).
  • Fractures: Femur, Tibia and Open Fractures | Cecilia Rogmark (Denmark).
  • Fractures: Pilon, Ankle, Talus and Calcaneus | José Vicente Andrés Peiró (Spain).

Trauma Upper Limb | Moderation: Ulrich Stöckle (Germany)

  • Fractures: Hand & Wrist | Ingo Marzi (Germany).
  • Fractures: Shoulder, Arm, Elbow & Forearm | Mehmet Demirhan (Turkey).

CRC 2019 Programme

Comprehensive Review Course (CRC) Programme

CRC Lisbon 2019 Programme
PDF Document | 1 page | 80kb