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Pre congress courses

Secure one of the last seats on one of the pre-congress courses now.

Dear colleagues,
The next European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery – ECTES: European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ECTES) (estes-congress.org) – will take place in Estoril from 28 to 30 April 2024. It is organised by the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES), of which the Lusitanian Association of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ALTEC) and the Portuguese Society of Surgery (SPC, through its Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Intensive Care Chapter) are Institutional Members and, in this capacity, are constituted as the National Committee (CN).

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Interdisciplinary Polytrauma Course (PTC) Pre-Course ECTES Saturday, April 27, 2024

Poly Trauma Course (PTC) is an interdisciplinary course that addresses general surgeons, neurosurgeons, orthopedic trauma surgeons, intensivists, and emergency physicians.

For the first time this year, this course PTC is recommended as educational content by the Swiss Trauma Society (STS), European Board of Surgeons Accreditation has just been applied for.

The course covers the entire management of a polytraumatized patient (rescue, emergency room, ICU, ward, rehabilitation). It includes lectures, case discussions, and practical exercises, depending on the modules selected the participant. We offer a free App (both for iOS and Android), which provides an overview of scores, scales and flowsheets to help manage severely injured patients.

This year, we provide the essential modules to achieve the accredited course in a one-day program. Get prepared and join our course website and concept

Information, Program, CourseWebsite PTC & Registration: Pre Course ECTES 2024 – Polytraumacourse – ESTES ONLINE
We are delighted to welcome you in person to the Estoril Convention Center in Estoril-Lisbon one day prior to the grand ECTES Congress.

Polytrauma Course Management Steering Board ECTES &
Course directors

Hans-Christoph Pape, MD, Professor
General Secretary of ESTES
Chairman Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich

Roman Pfeifer, MD, Professor
Translation Polytrauma Research University of Zurich
Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich

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