Principles of Fracture Fixation Course

Category: Training - Core Surgery

Date: November 7th 2014

Location: Redwood Education Centre, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN

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For Core T&O trainees. Of note: this is 1 of 5 clinical skills course Core T&O trainees are expected to complete over their 2 years of core training. For additional information, please see the Core T&O section of the Clinical Skills Training page.



Course contents include:

  • Plate fixation
  • External fixation
  • Lagging
  • Tension band wiring
  • Intramedullary nailing


Subsidised by Smith and Nephew, the cost is £65 (a £25 deposit will be required) including tuition, dry bones and lunch. 10 Free places are available for Severn Core Trainees, first-come-first-served.

Additional Information/Registration

For additional information/registration, please e-mail Ben Marson at