AO Trauma Blog
Advancing trauma care, one story at a time.
Welcome to the AO Trauma Blog, where we bring together experts from the Trauma surgery community to share their perspectives, experiences, and insights. Our platform supports our mission to advance the field of Trauma surgery and improve patient care by showcasing a diverse range of voices and perspectives from our community.
Join us as we explore the world of Trauma surgery and learn from the experts in the field.
The articles represent the opinion of individual authors exclusively and not necessarily the opinion of AO Trauma or AO Foundation.
Clinical practiceAugust 08, 2023
Fracture-related infection: Consensus recommendations on diagnosis and treatment (an AO webinar)
BY WILLEM-JAN METSEMAKERS AND MICHAEL VERHOFSTAD
Lower extremityJuly 19, 2023
3D four-column classification and 3D images of complex tibial plateau fractures with posterior articular involvement: New tools for planning treatment
BY YAZAN HATTAR AND HANI ALSULAIMANY
Clinical practiceJuly 06, 2023
Re-thinking pain management—why orthopedic surgeons have a role to play in battling the opioid crisis
BY IAIN MCFAYDEN, MILTON LITTLE AND SAMIR MEHTA
Lower extremityMay 09, 2023
Open Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy Principles and Techniques
BY MICHAEL SCHÜTZ, KENICHI GOSHIMA, TAKESSHI SAWAGUCHI, AND YE HUANG
Clinical practiceMay 08, 2023
Necrotizing fasciitis—why you should unlearn what you think you know
BY IAIN MCFADYEN
OsteoporosisApril 19, 2023
Osteoporosis: The Silent Killer
BY ROBERT MCGUIRE, MARTIN STODDART, JUERG GASSER, AN SERMON, AND BOYKO GUEORGUIEV
Upper extremityMarch 20, 2023
Radial Nerve Palsy Following Humeral Fractures
BY ASHRAF MOHARRAM AND SIMON LAMBERT
Lower extremityFebruary 01, 2023
Malreduction in femoral shaft fractures
BY WA'EL TAHA AND MUHAMMAD ATHER SIDDIQI
Foot and ankleNovember 16, 2022
For calcaneal fractures, approach and fixation decisions rely on soft tissue healing potentialWITH DR JORIS HERMUS AND DR ALEKSAS MAKULAVICIUS