Pocket Guide Mobile scr 1We have updated the content of our popular PIF Pocket Guide mobile app on PJI. Now you can also access the version 5 of »PIF Pocket Guide to Diagnosis & Treatment of PJI« through your mobile device. The new version of the content will download automatically the next time you open the app, and have the WiFi connection or Data Transfer enabled.

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Samoa groupcropFrom June 5th to June 17th Module 2 of Pacific Islands Orthopaedic Association (PIOA) was held in Apia, Samoa. The topics were Infection, Inflammation and Professional topics, in addition a standardised trauma database for the Pacific Island countries was established. Nora Renz from Pro Implant Foundation was involved in the infection lectures and development of the infection form for the database.

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Workshop PII cover photoPRO-IMPLANT Foundation is delighted to announce the first Workshop on Infections after Fracture Fixation! 

These workshops provide an up-to-date information and practical approach to manage infections after fracture fixation and cover prevention, diagnosis and combined (antimicrobial and surgical) treatment. The aim is to review, update and advance the theoretical and practical knowledge concerning implant-associated infections. Special focus will be put on bone substitutes, bone cement and local antimicrobial therapy.

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  • January 12, 2018
  • May 25, 2018



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Heraeus PALACADEMY® is a learning and knowledge platform for bone and joint surgery, which provides you with individually designed, high-quality continuing education in orthopaedics and traumatology, focusing on implant fixation and infection management.

The eLearning tool "Essentials in Diagnostics of Periprosthetic Joint Infection (PJI)" published by Heraues Medical, was developed in cooperation with Prof. Andrej Trampuz. It is now available also as eBook and can be downloaded free of charge at the Heraeus Medical Website!

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img 1308 resOn April 27-29, 2017, South East European Forum on Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SEEFORT) was held in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Dr. Andrej Trampuz and Dr. Nora Renz both were among invited speakers to hold a talk on implant-associated infections.

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Consultation Service

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Online consultation service for bone, joint and implant-associated infections.





Prosthetic Joint Infection

  •  September 4-5, 2017
  •  December 11-12, 2017
  •  April 9-10, 2018
  •  June 25-26, 2018
  •  September 27-28, 2018
  •  December 13-14, 2018


Infections after Fracture Fixation

  •  January 12, 2018
  •  May 25, 2018


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