Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital / Orthopaedic Institute
05.01.2014 - 10.01.2014  Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Gobowen, Oswestry, SY10 7AG Shropshire, United Kingdom
Course Content
This popular intensive course covers basic science in orthopaedics and is aimed at all levels of orthopaedic trainees. The focus of the course is on the basic principles of the orthopaedic sciences. Topics covered include bone and cartilage biology; bone tumours and pathology; clinical neurophysiology; foot and ankle biomechanics; fracture healing; hip and knee biomechanics; orthotics and prosthetics; principles of radiological investigation; upper limb biomechanics, spine neurology;
Learning objectives, training objectives
To aim to provide knowledge of the basic principles of orthopaedic sciences and to provide knowledge of the importance in decision making for patient care
Target Audience
All levels of orthopaedic trainees
Typical postgraduate careers and job opportunities
This course is for orthopaedic trainees who are preparing for the FRCS (Orth) examinations and for those who are seeking a strong foundation in basic orthopaedic sciences
Local Organizer
Orthopaedic Institute

Enquiries and Registration:

Ms. Sian Jones
Anatomy, Bone and Joint Surgery, Development Cooperation - Advanced Training, Evidence-Based Medicine, Health Services, Imaging, Rehabilitation
Type of degree
Certificate of attendance, Certificate of completion
5 Days
GBP 940,00
(Course fee inclusive of 2 books: Basic Science for FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics), Orthopaedic Classifications & Radiological Measurements. All refreshments and Course Dinner)
Organizer contact info
SY10 7AG Oswestry
United Kingdom
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