A knowledge network for practitioners looking for best practices and practice tool kits on the management of hip fractures, lower back pain, osteoarthritis, injury prevention and hip and knee replacement.
Osteoporosis Canada’s Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Hub promotes and supports the implementation of quality Fracture Liaison Services in jurisdictions across Canada. Find information about the national audit on FLS improvement in Canada (here), as well as the FLS Toolkit and other quality standards.
These Criteria involve using clinician expertise and experience, in conjunction with the relevant evidence, to rate the appropriateness of various treatments in a set of hypothetical, but clinically realistic, patient scenarios. Also available as a web app for use on your mobile phone.
The Orthopedics Hyperguide contains tutorials, online lectures, podcasts, and test questions in the following areas: Basic Science, Elbow, Foot and Ankle, Hand, Hip, Knee, Orthobiologics and Pharmacologics, Pediatric Orthopedics, Spine, Sports Medicine, Trauma, and Tumor. Requires (free) individual registration to access content.
From the AO Foundation, Orthogers is an educational tool for healthcare professionals managing older adults with a fragility fracture. The content is presented through a series of decision pathways but is solely for educational purposes (ie, it is NOT designed for making diagnostic or treatment decisions for any individual patient).