Suggestions and feature requests from our users

Your constructive feedback and feature requests are very important to us! Please make one entry per suggestion/topic. Give it a descriptive headline and be specific (what to do differently, which new feature). If your suggestion is already covered, please just upvote (and comment). If you complete the e-mail field we may contact you for clarification or additional information.

Offline app

An offline app would allow users to use the AOSR also when in locations with poor WiFi or mobile connection. Also, it would be cheaper for users with an expensive ...
Suggested by: Emad (14 Feb, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 14
Under consideration Functionality request

More videos in the reference

The AO also produces a lot of teaching videos, it would be great if there would be more of these.
Suggested by: Knut (14 Feb, '20) Upvoted: 03 Sep Comments: 4

PDF Format

If it is available in PDF format all can read conveniently.
Suggested by: DR VENKATESHPRAVEEN (06 Jul, '20) Upvoted: 21 Aug Comments: 3
Under consideration Functionality request

Link the Classification app with AO Surgery Reference

It is sometimes difficult to find a fracture by searching with a fracture code. Maybe consider introducing links from a fracture type in the AO/OTA Classification app ...
Suggested by: Stephan Weber (21 Nov, '22) Upvoted: 25 Mar Comments: 2

Restore click-to-zoom images

Previous version allowed to click on images in order to view larger images with additional illustrative descriptors. Please bring back this feature.
Suggested by: Jeff P (20 Feb, '20) Upvoted: 22 Feb Comments: 3
Not planned Functionality request

Include access to AO Start

Can not get access to
Suggested by: Clark Fu (06 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 02 Aug, '22 Comments: 2

Get more personalized content

The AO offers a lot to the surgical community besides of the AO Surgery Reference. It would be great to also have easier access to this through this site. Even better ...
Suggested by: Mette Marit (14 Feb, '20) Upvoted: 08 Dec, '21 Comments: 0

Stay logged in on devices

It would be great if the app allowed you to stay logged in on your devices, as it’s aggravating having to re login every time I want to open and use the app.
Suggested by: Lewis Dillard (28 May) Upvoted: 18 Aug Comments: 1
Under consideration Functionality request

Optimize print to PDF

Printing to PDF, both on my laptop and the mobile app, allows me to store a page for later use, eg, when not having good internet access. Please optimize the print to ...
Suggested by: Stephan Weber (21 Nov, '22) Upvoted: 07 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration Functionality request


Suggested by: HAO WANG (29 Apr) Upvoted: 29 Apr Comments: 1
Not planned Functionality request

Increase the number of fracture type for selection

Suggested by: Jacky Law (25 May, '22) Upvoted: 25 May, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration Functionality request

Provide a link for citation

I use AO surgery reference pictures in a lot of my talks. It would be helpful to have a link for the appropriate EndNote citation
Suggested by: Erik (23 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 23 Jul, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration Functionality request


Make videos in a seperate app
Suggested by: Aravind Ravichandran (12 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 12 Sep, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration Functionality request