Over 80 Casting Workshops Planned for 2016

We are now planning our biggest workshop year ever!! Go to castingworkshop.com to see dates and cities of casting workshops. ASOP will train over 1000 allied professionals in casting, splinting & bracing in 2016 And for the first time, ASOP will be attending the American Association of Orthopedic Executives convention in 2016. ASOP will promote…

ASOP Sponsors Cast Swelling Study By University of Miami Medical School

August 5th, 2015, Seminole, FL    ASOP has partnered with Dr. Loren Latta, Ph.D, Director of Research at the Max Biedermann Institute for Biomechanics at the University of Miami Medical School to conduct a study of swelling pressures under a cast and possible solutions using elastic wraps and the new BOA powered CastFit System from Clickmedical.co.  The study, which will be financed by ASOP membership dues, is the first time dues from any orthopedic allied organization have been used this way.   The study will first measure pressures under the cast during swelling and then measure pressures after using common orthopedic pressure relief procedures such as bi-valving and then using the new CastFit System for patient controlled pressure relief.

Cadaver set-up for pressure measurements

Cadaver set-up for pressure measurements