The Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry (VOTOR):

  • Was initially funded as a pilot project by the Victorian Trauma Foundation (VTF) in 2003;
  • First started as a collaborative project between The Alfred, Royal Melbourne Hospital (RMH) and the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (DEPM) at Monash University;
  • Was expanded to include the University Hospital Geelong and the Northern Hospital in 2007;
  • Operates as a sentinel site registry and is a comprehensive and robust monitoring system for orthopaedic trauma in Victoria.