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csot Journal

Body Cast is published twice a year and is distributed to all members of the Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists. The journal is currently in its 35th year of publication. Body Cast is a forum for open and responsible discussion of matters relevant to the field of orthopaedics. Its mission is education, to inform its readers of progress in orthopaedics and of developments in other fields of interest to the orthopaedic technologist.


Approximately 400 practising orthopaedic technologists working in hospitals and clinics from coast to coast. Body Cast is also sent worldwide to doctors, medical personnel and medical libraries. Physicians in most fracture clinics are also avid “second-hand” readers of Body Cast.


Original material, primarily in the form of practice techniques and case studies. Also included are reprints from leading international orthopaedics publications.

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Body Cast is now published twice per year and distributed to approximately 400 members of the Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists. In addition, the journal is received by a number of hospitals and medical libraries.

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Publication dates

Spring 2023

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Publication: April 15

Fall 2023

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Publication: October 15

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About the association

Founded in 1972, the Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists (CSOT), recognized the importance of identifying and credentialling competent Orthopaedic Technologists.

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