Journals & News


October 2016
The Morel-Lavallée Lesion: Diagnosis and Management
John A. Scolaro, MD, MA; Tom Chao, MD; David P. Zamorano, MD


October 2016 
Fracture Repair: Update on Mechanism and Antagonists
J. Tracy Watson, MD


September 2016
Stimulating Bone Growth

2017 Annual Meeting Education Tracks

Education Tracks put you in the right place at the right time. For each day, and each session time, your track identifies the session that best matches your interests and practice focus. Follow the Trauma Tracks and focus your experience as never before.


When you buy a Track, one ICL is included free. Track packages are only available for advanced purchase until January 31, 2017!

Video Gallery

Arthroscopic Repair of Greater Tuberosity Fractures

From Surgical Management of Greater Tuberosity Fractures

Daniel C. Acevedo, MD and
Joseph A. Abboud, MD 

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, February 2015

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Musculoskeletal Trauma Self-Assessment Examination 2015

Phillip R. Wolinsky, MD

Apply clinical decision-making and imaging interpretation skills in the treatment of musculoskeletal trauma patients. Up to 10 CME credits/101 multiple-choice questions.

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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Distal Radius Fractures
Hip Fractures in the Elderly

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our free mobile app    

Print Books and eBooks

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Trauma 5

William M. Ricci, MD, and
Robert F. Ostrum, MD

Objective, evidence-based coverage of all aspects of orthopaedic trauma care helps you decide the best approach for every situation.

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      Annual Meeting 2017

      March 14-18, 2017
      San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California

      Please check out the video below to get a taste of the AAOS Annual Meeting experience. We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!

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      For Your Patients

      OrthoInfo -- the Academy's patient education website -- is one of the few peer reviewed orthopaedic resources for patients on the internet.

      Recently updated articles in Trauma include: 

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      Volunteer Opportunities

      Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

      Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.