News

  • 18/04/2016

    DGU press release

    Trauma surgeons develop Trauma Care Bundle for emergency services

    The German Trauma Society (DGU) is introducing a set of measures on prehospital care for the severely injured. The Trauma Care Bundle consists of six evidence-based measures to be implemented in all cases of severe injury. The measures are listed in...

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  • 13/11/2015

    International Issues

    “Berlin Declaration 2015” consolidates German-Turkish cooperation in orthopaedics and trauma surgery

    Building bridges in medicine: On 21 October 2015, representatives of the German Society for Orthopaedics and Trauma (DGOU) and the Turkish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (TOTBID) signed their “Berlin Declaration 2015”. This cooperation...

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  • 08/10/2015

    DKOU 2015

    Accompanying programme during the DKOU 2015

    For this year’s German Congress for Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery (DKOU) from 20th to 23rd October 2015 - the team of the DKOU organized a fascinating and versatile accompanying programme for you and your family. Whether you’ re interested into...

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  • 05/10/2015

    DGU press release

    Trauma surgeons extend emergency network across Germany

    With its TraumaNetwork DGU® initiative, the German Trauma Society (DGU) has been able to successfully establish first-class nationwide care for the severely injured in under ten years. Approximately 600 trauma centres, grouped into 51 certified...

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  • 11/08/2015

    Early bird registration

    DKOU 2015: The World Meets in Berlin!

    The German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU) goes international: Many of your colleagues from all over the world will be meeting in Berlin from 20 to 23 October 2015.

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  • 05/05/2015

    Press release DGU

    Patient information speeds across the digital highway

    Trauma surgeons are able to send radiological images and findings from one hospital to another in the space of a few seconds – securely and in compliance with data protection laws. Well over 1,000 cross-sectional images are created during a...

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  • 22/04/2015

    International news

    OTA & DGU: “This collaboration will not be a flash in the pan”

    The German Congress of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (DKOU) is pursuing a more international approach in 2015. In March, the congress president of the German Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (DGOOC), Prof. Rüdiger Krauspe, and the...

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  • 22/10/2013

    International affairs

    Berlin Declaration: German/Chinese Joint Venture in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

    On 22 October 2013, the Federal Ministry for Health hosted high-ranking representatives of medical-scientific specialist societies from Germany and China who signed a cooperation agreement in the presence of minister secretary Thomas Ilka. The...

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  • 30/09/2006

    Second edition of the Whitebook Medical Care of the Severely Injured

    Competence and time decide the fate of severely injured

    The German Trauma Society (DGU) is issuing the second edition of the Whitebook Medical Care of the Severely Injured.

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