National and Regional Guidance and Resources: Trauma and Orthopaedics

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Please note national and/or regional guidance is shared to support developments of clinical services; clinical teams should always refer to local policies and pathways within their organisation.

National & Regional Guidance:

The National Getting It Right First Time Recommendations Report for Paediatric Trauma & Orthopaedic services was published in April 2022. 

The British Orthopaedic Association published their guidance on the early Management of the Paediatric Forearm Fracture in May 2021

The Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Best Practice Recommendations were published by the SW SIC ODN Trauma and Orthopaedic Group in 2022