The next PRO-IMPLANT Workshop on PJI is taking place on 25-26 June 2018 in Berlin (see Program). More than 45 participants from 32 countries are attending this course.
In the presentation HERE, current standards and future challenges in the diagnosis of PJI are presented. Uncover new evidence and insights with the aim of improving the quality of life of our patients.
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TRAUMA 2018 multidisciplinary conference is a significant event in traumatology and orthopedics that allow professionals to improve, deepen their knowledge of the specialty, exchange experience, learn new technologies and ideas, establish new connections in the medical community. It will take place on 2-3 November 2018 in Moscow, the official language is Russian.
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation under EU law, coming into force on May 25, 2018. The GDPR treats health data as sensitive personal data.
PRO-IMPLANT Foundation will contribute and participate at the International Bone Infections Conference in Zagreb this June (8 – 9 June), together with the Traumatology Clinic and UHC Sestre milosrdnice from Croatia.
PRO-IMPLANT Foundation announces the new English and German version of the Pocket Guide on the management of prosthetic joint infection. This is already our eight edition, and is available as PDF or printed version at the moment.
PRO-IMPLANT Foundation has enabled a large number of patients to receive multiprofessional care since 2013. It also supports innovative research ideas, organizes knowledge transfer, education and training in the professional community. Your donation allows our continuous improvement.
Workshop on Infections after Fracture Fixation (IFF) in January 2018 in Berlin was a great success! The main aim of the Workshop on IFF is to provide an up-to-date information and a practical approach to manage infections after fracture fixation.
The highly informative textbook »Principles of Orthopedic Infection Management«, edited by Olivier Borens and Stephen L. Kates, provides the core principles, treatment options, latest information and research specifficaly for the purpose of helping physicians manage orhtopedic infections and related issues.
ZDF, a German public-service television broadcaster, has aired a report "Infected Artificial Joints" in its show "Volle Kanne" (in German).
Due to the aging population and the claim to be mobile even in old age, the number of joint replacement surgeries has been increasing steadily for years. When installing an artificial joint, however, bacteria can enter the body.
We have recently published a completely new Pocket Guide mobile app, containing the latest version of PJI content. Now you can access the version 7 of »PIF Pocket Guide to Diagnosis & Treatment of PJI« through your mobile device. New app has improved graphical design and enables users to navigate more easily through its content.
We have performed new updates and improvements of Consultation Portal (CP), in order to make it even easier and more intuitive for our users in the need of comprehensive and timely advice on the management of bone, joint, implant and other complex infections.
Our chairman, Dr. Andrej Trampuz was honoured to give a very successful Charnley Lecture at the Annual meeting of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), which was held on September 19, 2017 in Liverpool.
Take a look at interesting and valuable feedback from participants:
We are very glad to announce the results of Survey on Clinical Practice Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis (PAP) in Orthopaedic Surgery, which will be presented during EBJIS Conference in Nantes, on September 7-9, 2017.
Assistant Professor Dr. Rihard Trebše (Valdoltra Orthopaedic Hospital) and Assistant Professor Dr. Drago Dolinar (University Orthopaedic Hospital Ljubljana) spent 3-month guest professorship at Charité - University Medicine Berlin.
Main faculties: Dr. Andrej Trampuz, Prof. Olivier Borens, Dr. Nora Renz
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