2023 Orthopaedic Trauma: Fracture Problems in the Real World - Routine Fractures and Getting Better at Them

Date & Location
Saturday, September 23, 2023, 7:00 AM - 5:05 PM, 
Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills, 8555 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

Target Audience
Specialties - Emergency Medicine, Geriatrics, Orthopaedic Surgery, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Professions - Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Physician, Physician Assistant

The 2023 Orthopaedic Trauma Symposium will present a review of "routine fractures" and tips/tricks for getting better at them as well as skills labs. "Real world" tips and tricks and skills improvement. the course will incorporate short didactic sessions about "routine fractures" and then labs/practicals geared to improving psychomotor skills.


  1. Share experience and approaches to challenging cases with colleagues and expert faculty to enhance understanding of recommended treatment and management strategies.
  2. Recognize the challenges posed by bone loss, infections, non-unions, and other issues and take steps to mitigate complications and adverse outcomes.
  3. Identify unique and difficult fracture patterns and problems in the orthopaedic trauma patient and utilize the best treatment options and algorithms for these difficult cases.
  4. Apply performance improvement tips to improve interactions that can result in enhanced patient and provider outcomes and experiences.
  5. Incorporate an interprofessional team-based approach in the management of common and complex fractures.