Research

Current projects

Main clinical studies in the following areas:

  • Trauma Care
    • Long-bone fractures
    • Post-fracture bone metabolism (osteopenia, Vitamin D)
       
  • Spine
    • Minimally-invasive scoliosis surgery
    • Non-radiation monitoring of scoliosis
    • Lower back pain
       
  • Bone and joint infections (Kingella kingae)
  • Neuromuscular disorders
    • Studies of walking disorders
    • Treatment of spasticity
       
  • Surgical lengthening of long bones: research in collaboration with the Ilizarov Center in Kurgan, Russia

Publications

See 2013 publications (FR)

Funding Sources

In order to improve services provided and comfort in the hospital, and to support its research, the Pediatric Orthopedics Division is supported by private funding.

The Division is profoundly grateful to its generous donors.

Bank information

Bank name: B.C.G. (Banque Cantonale de Geneva)
Account Name: Hôpitaux universitaires de Geneve
Clearing No.: 788
IBAN No.: CH97 0078 8000 S077 5005 2
SWIFT Code: BCGECHGG

Please provide the following reference: CGR 75100 - Pediatric Orthopedics  

 

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Last update : 29/01/2019