Research Surveys


Your help is needed. Support your orthopaedic trauma colleagues, and help advance trauma research, by participating in member research surveys.  

Complex regional pain syndrome after distal radius fractures – a survey of current practices
Deadline: September 30, 2023
Authors: David J. Stockton, MD, FRCSC; Alice Wang, MD

Defining "Orthoplastics" in Lower Extremity Reconstruction
Deadline: September 30, 2023
Authors: Karim Saoud, MD, Mark Gage, MD, Lily Mundy, MD, John Alexander, MD, John Felder, MD

Prevalence of Depression/Anxiety Among Orthopaedic Surgeons and Identification of Barriers to Seeking Treatment
Deadline: September 30, 2023
Authors: Michael Beltran MD, Tonya Dixon MD, Chelsea Minoughan MD

Single Center Observational Study to Assess the Predictability of Failure in Hip Cephalomedullary Nail Fixations
Deadline: September 30, 2023
Authors: Kenneth Egol, MD, Lauren A. Merrell, BA, Christopher G. Herbosa, BS, Nirmal Tejwani, MD, Sanjit Konda, MD

Frustrations in Providing Orthopaedic Trauma Care: An OTA Member Survey
Deadline: October 31, 2023
Authors: Stephen Doxey DO, Elizabeth Duckworth MD, Austin Hill MD, Brian Cunningham MD

Practice Patterns for Weight Bearing after Fixation of Pelvic Ring Injuries
Deadline: December 31, 2023
Authors: Joseph Elsissy, MD, Brian Schneiderman, MD, Joseph Johnson, MD, FAAOS, Christopher LeBrun, MD, FAAOS, Rebecca Rajfer, MD, FAAOS, Bradley Carlson, MD, MBA

Utility and cost analysis of distal radius radiographs
Deadline: January 31, 2024
Authors: Jennifer Thomson, MD, Jeremy Hreha, MD

Irrigation and Debridement of Open Fractures
Deadline: May 8, 2024
Authors: Abraham Goch, MD, R Adams Cowley II, MD

Obstetrical Management after Pelvic Ring Injury: A Survey of Orthopedic Traumatologists' Practice Patterns
Deadline: April 30, 2024
Authors: Clay Spitler, MD, Ashley Battarbee, MD, William Davis, MD, Kevin Wall, MD, Allison Davis, MD, Jaclyn Wall, MD

Postoperative Weight-Bearing after Tibial Plateau Fractures
Deadline: TBD
Authors: Andreas Saine Granlund, MD, Arvind von Keudell, MD MPH