European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society

2022 Research Grants

EPOS is delighted to announce that the following study projects have been accepted in EPOS Research Grant 2022:

€ 7’000 Grantees

Ole Rahbek, Denmark: Rigid nailing in fracture treatment in children. Experimental studies on the effects on growth 
Luca Rigamonti, Marco Bigoni & Franck Accadbled, Italy & France: Pure Articular Knee Chondral Fractures in Pediatric Population (PACK project):  Is There a Role for Surgical Fixation? A Multicenter EPOS Study 
Yasmin Hailer, Sweden: Multicenter registry-based randomized, placebo-controlled trial: Bone preserving drug as a new treatment option for children with Perthes disease?

€ 2’000 Grantees

Pieter Bas de Witte & Dagmar Kempink, The Netherlands: Reduction of blood loss in pediatric osteotomies around the hip 
Emmanuelle Renoul & Anne-Laure Simon, France: Identifying the mechanical factors of the pathological remodelling of the femur with numerical modelling in children with Cerebral Palsy 
Laura Montserrat Pérez López, Spain: Guided growth tension-band plates as an innovative treatment to correct cubitus varus in patient with skeletal immaturity, is it the best treatment option? 
Marcos Carvalho, Portugal: Comparative study of the cellular function of osteogenic periosteal cells obtained from congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia versus contralateral tibial periosteum 
Adhiambo Witlox, The Netherlands: The effect of intrauterine stress on growth plate development and skeletal growth