16SS72: 1st MTPJ Arthrodesis: Common Practices, Overlooked Details

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "16SS72: 1st MTPJ Arthrodesis: Common Practices, Overlooked Details" presentations are available to members and non-members at no cost. Continuing Education credit is available to ACFAS members.

Accreditation Statement:
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. ACFAS has approved this activity for a maximum of 1.5 continuing education contact hours.

Designation Statement:
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons designates these educational activities for CPME Continuing Education Contact Hours. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives:
  • At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
    1. Compare and contrast fusion approach vs. joint replacement.
    2. Assess the various constructs for 1st MTPJ arthrodesis.
    3. Analyze several surgical options and their outcomes.
    4. Discuss various techniques and joint preparation methods.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.5 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 25min 56sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: January 2018
  • Fusions vs. Joint Replacement: Why Fusions Still Make More Sense

  • Presenter: Michelle L. Butterworth, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michelle L. Butterworth, DPM, FACFAS works with MTF, Artelon, Bellevue Pharmacy, and Fuse Medical; receives other financial benefit from PICA; honorariums for Claims Committee Podiatry Institute, ABFAS lectures, Exam Committee and Credentials Committee.
  • Run Time: 16min 29sec
  • Is There a Consensus on Joint Preparation? Evidence on Which and Why

  • Presenter: Michael D. Dujela, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michael D. Dujela, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Arthrex and Amniox Medical; and is Medical Director of Foot and Ankle Surgery Providence Hospital and on ABFAS CBPS Committee.
  • Run Time: 14min 46sec
  • Function and Biomechanics: Is There an Optimal Position for Fusion?

  • Presenter: Meagan M. Jennings, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Meagan M. Jennings, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 15min 26sec
  • Making Sense of Fusion Constructs: Indications on Which and Why

  • Presenter: Peter A. Blume, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Peter A. Blume, DPM, FACFAS works with Integra, Vilex, Merck, Misonix, GEO, and Cubist Pharmaceuticals; and serves on editorial board for Wounds.
  • Run Time: 13min 40sec
  • Dealing with Non-unions and Bone Loss

  • Presenter: Brett D. Sachs, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Brett D. Sachs, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Smith & Nephew, AlloSource, NuTech, and Treace Medical.
  • Run Time: 13min 11sec
  • Income of Outcomes: Are Expensive Implants Improving Our Outcomes?

  • Presenter: Naohiro Shibuya, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Naohiro Shibuya, DPM, FACFAS has received research grants from ACFAS, Smith & Nephew, and NIH; honorariam with ACFAS, TPMA, and AAFAO.
  • Run Time: 12min 24sec
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