About AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation

In cooperation with the AO's clinical divisions, its clinical unit AO Recon, the AO Technical Commission, and the AO's global network of over 215,000 surgeons, AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation strives to conduct high-impact clinical studies.

Organization

AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation ’s three functional units, Clinical Operations (CO), Medical Affairs and Health Economics (MA&HE), and Clinical Research Education (CRE) are united by the Business Development and Management (BD&M) unit. Organizationally separated, these four units interact and support one another. Together, we strive to provide our customers with high quality clinical research services.

Our units

Clinical Operations (CO)

Where ideas become clinical data

AOCID Medical Affairs and Health Economics(MA&HE)

Medical Affairs and Health Economics (MA&HE)

Where data becomes clinical evidence

AOCID Clinical Research Education(CRE)

Clinical Research Education (CRE)

Where surgeons become clinical researchers

Offices and team

About the AO

The AO is a medically guided, not-for-profit organization specializing in the field of trauma and musculoskeletal disorders.

AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation Advisory Committee

Meet the AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation Advisory Committee

Contact AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation

Get in touch with AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation

AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation 's history

In 1959, Maurice E Müller, a founding member of the AO Foundation, created the AO Documentation Center to share experience and validate the AO methods. In 1967, the AO Documentation Center was formally registered in Bern, Switzerland, as a foundation for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and evaluation of fracture handling/osteosyntheses.

In 1995, the AO Documentation Center was registered in Canton Graubünden and renamed AO Documentation and Publishing Foundation. In 1999, the foundation became AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation, with an updated purpose of conducting prospective studies and publishing educational materials and clinical investigation results.

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