17SS80: Busted! Controversies in Rearfoot and Ankle Trauma

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "17SS80: Busted! Controversies in Rearfoot and Ankle Trauma" 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 1.25 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. Identify and diagnose posterior malleolar fractures.
    2. Analyze information regarding the significance of syndesmotic injuries.
    3. Learn about decision making and operative approaches available for calcaneal fractures.
    4. Discuss the biomechanics of deltoid ligaments and various surgical techniques for repair.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.25 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 07min 39sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: December 2018
  • Posterior Malleolar Fractures: Why Have I Been Ignored For So Long?

  • Presenter: J. Randolph Clements, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Consultant for Synthes and Gramercy Extremity Orthopedics. Has received reserach grants from Smith and Nephew.
  • Run Time: 16min 49sec
  • Talar Neck Fractures: Pitfalls in Treatment

  • Presenter: James L. Thomas, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Nothing to disclose.
  • Run Time: 10min 51sec
  • Does the Syndesmosis Matter?

  • Presenter: Sandeep B. Patel, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Nothing to disclose.
  • Run Time: 10min 35sec
  • Calcaneal Fracture: Decision Making

  • Presenter: William T. DeCarbo, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Smith and Nephew and Treace Medical.
  • Run Time: 17min 11sec
  • Deltoid Ligament Repair: Why, When, and How

  • Presenter: Mark A. Hardy, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Arthex, Inc, grant research funding from Arthex, and Celling Biosciences.
  • Run Time: 12min 13sec
  • CME Test

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