Orthopaedic Apps


Ortho Traumapedia is designed to provide quick access to information important to the treatment of adult skeletal trauma. Based on extensive literature review, Ortho Traumapedia compiles the current standard of care in a high-yield, easy to use format including dozens of original images to help visualize fracture patterns and radiologic findings.

Available on iTunes (£7.99) and Android (£6.44)

AO Surgery Reference

Gain easy acess to the award-winning AO Surgery Reference. AO Surgery Reference is an online repository for surgical knowledge. It describes the complete surgical management process from diagnosis to aftercare for all fractures of a given anatomical region, and also assembles relevant material that the AO has published before.

Available free to download on iTunes and Android

MSK Radiology 4 U

This educational application comprises over 3000 anonymized case studies in musculoskeletal imaging. The cases vary from the common-o-garden to the esoteric. New cases are constantly added to the database. Cases may be viewed by selecting pathology and/or anatomical region or as a quiz utilizing the random icon.

Available free on iTunes and Android

Touch Surgery

Touch Surgery is an interactive mobile surgical simulator that guides you step-by-step through every part of an operation, and every decision that’s made along the way. It’s the OR in your pocket.

Available free on iTunes and Android

Goniometer Pro

Goniometer Pro gives you quick, repeatable and precise angle readings.

Goniometer Pro can provide easy and accurate range of motion (ROM) readings for initial consultations, re-evaluations, and day to day office visits providing patients a way to see their progress.

Available free to download on iTunes and Android


OrthoEvidence now brings the best evidence in orthopaedics to your fingertips. We filter all the literature to provide you only the best research in our summarized ACE Report™ format.

BOTA members can gain access to this by clicking here.

If you have an account already and can’t access OrthoEvidence then login to your OrthoEvidence account. Click on the account icon in the top right corner and select “My Profile” from the dropdown. Select “My Associations/Affiliations” from the left-hand side of the screen. Enter your Affiliation Code and Click “Affiliate” – affiliation code is b0tA2015

Available free on iTunes. Not currently available for Android platform.


In June 2013, the BOA launched a new professional and instructional journal for all professionals involved in trauma and orthopaedics called the Journal of Trauma and Orthopaedics (JTO).

The journal is available to both members and non-members of the BOA free of charge.

The Journal of Trauma and Orthopaedics (JTO) has a dedicated news section, a features section containing interesting articles on various themes, a subspeciality section and a medico-legal section.

The app is available for free on iTunes and Android


Founded by orthopaedic surgeons and launched in 2014, the purpose of this app is to improve orthopaedic surgical education by sharing expert opinion on common cases through open and transparent commentary (www.ICUC.net).  The app itself is very high quality and has an intuitive user interface.

Available for free on iTunes. Not currently available for android.

BOA Annual Congress

Be prepared well in advance, download the BOA app now and make the most of your experience before, during and after the Annual Congress.

Let us enhance your Congress experience through our official BOA app which includes full content of the 4 day programme and details of the 100+ sessions.

Download the app for free on Android