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16 April 2019

Save the date—AO Trauma/AO Recon symposium on periprosthetic fractures at the 20th EFORT Congress in Lisbon

The joint event takes place on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, addressing the overlapping topics between trauma and arthroplasty. Highest quality education will be delivered across the continuum of care, whether the treatment of choice is fixation or replacement.

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07 April 2019

AO Recon education—What are your educational needs for the next 5 years?

After our first five years of successful educational events, we ask for your input and ideas to plan the next five. To make sure we are meeting your needs, please complete a short set of questions. It takes 5 to 10 minutes. Join survey

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07 April 2019

Acetabular cup positioning—If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail

Placement of the acetabular cup during total hip arthroplasty relies completely on the judgement of the surgeon. Two recognized THA surgeon experts, Mohamad Allami and Bassam Masri, offer their perspectives on this topic in the 6th issue of AO Recon's Surgical Insights newsletter.

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17 December 2018

Leading the way with practical exercises in Davos

Exercises involving dry bones and specimens offered surgeons the chance to practice surgical procedures under the supervision of experienced instructors.

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03 December 2018

AO Recon's Robert Hube addresses the AO Davos Courses opening ceremony 2018

Speaking to an audience that included AO founders and past presidents, AO Recon Education Forum member Robert Hube emphasized the work that AO Recon has done to develop its faculty, its focus on teaching colleagues and its new developments such as the Skills Lab.

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26 October 2018

Webinar—The difficult primary total knee arthroplasty

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Adjacent to the AO Middle East Regional Courses, AO Recon conducted and recorded a free webinar. Participants gained remote access to firsthand knowledge from world-renowned experts.

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24 September 2018

Webinar—Revision arthroplasty in periprosthetic fractures around the hip and knee

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The interactive session provided an instructive presentation on the subject, including participants' contributions from the online chat.

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02 July 2018

AO Recon Skills Lab premiers in Hungary

During the successful principles course in Szeged, Hungary from June 8 to 9, AO Recon launched its newly developed AO Recon Skills Lab to complement the lectures with practical exercises.

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08 June 2018

Webinar—Isolated cup revision: how to handle the stem

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The interactive session provided an instructive presentation on the subject, including participants' contributions from the online chat.

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23 May 2018

Defining new standards—AO Recon in the AO Foundation's 2017 Annual Report

The AO Foundation launches 2017 Annual Report 2017, including an article about AO Recon's new educational content and its global expansion.

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11 April 2018

New AO Recon faculty generation—Pushing the envelope in arthroplasty

A generational change in thought leadership is accelerating progress in the field of hip and knee reconstructive surgery, says Dr Matthew P Abdel, one of a new crop of young surgeons.

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01 March 2018

Online game—Balance the gaps in a TKA

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As an edutaining starter into the topic, this game invites you to run a quick knowledge test. By means of three cases, you will decide on the appropriate technique to create equal and symmetric flexion and extension gaps.

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