The 12th EFORT Congress in Copenhagen this year, that will also mark the organisation's 20th anniversary, is a unique opportunity for a profound update in any speciality or subspecialty involving Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Fed by the knowledge and experience of more than 30 European countries, this year's “concert of expertise”will additionally benefit from an accent on the specific contributions of the Nordic countries. They cover burning issues such as rapid rehabilitation and quality control in joint replacements, as well as initial steps towards an even broader, inter-professional approach for working with patients.

“It would be easy to praise the obvious beauties of Copenhagen and sell them as motivation to attend the congress. But however impressive in fact, they are merely the wrapping that encloses a body of content that will be much more important and also – we hope – attractive to any European Orthopaedist or Traumatologist,” promises Ass Prof. Per Kj