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Live Webinar - Forgotten Fractures of the Foot
Forgotten Fractures of the Foot

Foot & Ankle Focus: Forgotten Fractures of the Foot

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm CT

Moderator: Brian Weatherford, MD
Faculty: Geoff Marecek, MD, Lori Reed, MD, Michael Githens, MD, Michael Swords, DO

AGENDA

 

  • Introduction – Moderator, Brian M. Weatherford, MD
  • Cuboid – Geoffrey Marecek, MD
  • Navicular – Lori K. Reed, MD
  • Peripheral Talus – Michael F. Githens, MD
  • Peripheral Calcanues – Michael P. Swords, DO
  • Discussion/Q&A

 

Description

Join us for an in-depth, interactive discussion of the "other" fractures of the foot. Experts in foot and ankle and orthopaedic trauma will discuss management of fractures of the cuboid, navicular, peripheral talus, and peripheral calcaneus. You'll come away from this webinar with new perspective on indications, techniques, treatment strategies, and more.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Identify indications for the treatment of cuboid fractures
  • Understand fixation options for the navicular
  • Describe different approaches to lateral and posterior talus fractures
  • Understand how to safely repair a sustentacular fracture

Commercial Support

2021 webinars are provided free to AOFAS members and orthopaedic residents/fellows with funding from the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundationsupported in part by a grant from:

Arthrex Inc.

 

AOFAS Mission Statement

The mission of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society is to improve lives through exceptional orthopaedic foot and ankle care.

 

Target Audience

This course is designed for the experienced foot and ankle surgeon, the generalist orthopaedic surgeon interested in expanding their scope of practice into foot and ankle, post-residency fellows and residents who treat acute and chronic problems of the foot and ankle, and allied health professionals who work in foot and ankle care.

 

Statement of Need

A need for this educational activity has been determined based on previous course/meeting evaluations, practice gap analysis, membership surveys, and the AOFAS educational curriculum. The content of this course was based on current issues and topics provided by AOFAS membership and leadership.

 

Program

The AOFAS attests that the person(s) responsible for the development of this educational activity did so independently and were not influenced by commercial supporters.

 

Accreditation

The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

 

Credit Designation Statement

The AOFAS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

CME Certificates

Participants are required to participate in the live program, answer the evaluation and claim CME at the end of the webinar.

Summary
Availability: No future session
Cost: Member: $0.00
Non-Member: $59.00
Credit Offered: 1 CME Credit
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