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: December 1, 2023
Authors: David J. Stockton, MD, FRCSC; Alice Wang, 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

Social Worker Presence in Outpatient Fracture Clinics: A Survey of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Deadline: January 15, 2024
Authors: Sheila Sprague, Natalie Fleming, Alexandra Minea

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

A Delphi Process to Gain Consensus on the Important Features for Classification of Proximal Humerus Fractures
Deadline: January 31, 2024
Authors: Kyle Jeray, MD, Charles Daly, Michael Kissenberth, Stephan Pill, Sarah Floyd

Survey Of Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeons Regarding Management Of Patients Taking Anticoagulation
Deadline: February 9, 2024
Authors: OTA EBVQS Committee, Jaimo Ahn MD, Anna Miller MD, Clay Spitler MD

The incidence of Cancer among Orthopaedic Surgeons
Deadline: March 31, 2024
Authors: Lisa K. Cannada, Antonia Chen, Loretta Chou, Sara Van Nortwick, Thomas Geiger

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

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

Surgeon Survey on Hardware Removal (less than 60 seconds to complete!)
Deadline: July 31, 2024
Authors: Peter A. Cole, MD, Emily H. Naclerio

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