15SS65: Charcot: Back to the Drawing Board

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "15SS65: Charcot: Back to the Drawing Board" 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.

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. Analyze information and measurable indicators presented to help evaluate patients with Charcot foot.
    2. Learn about and determine if conservative care is beneficial for the treatment of Charcot foot.
    3. Evaluate various medicinal treatment options for Charcot neuroarthropathy.
    4. Compare and contrast surgical and non-surgical treatment approaches through case based presentation.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.5 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 26min 27sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: June 2017
  • Biomarkers: What Have We Learned from the Test Tube?

  • Presenter: Javier La Fontaine, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Javier La Fontaine, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Smith & Nephew; on the speakers bureau for Smith & Nephew, and Osiris; and has received grant and research funding from GSK.
  • Run Time: 14min 48sec
  • Bone Healing with Internal or External Fixation: Does It Matter and What are We Measuring?

  • Presenter: Barry I. Rosenblum, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Barry I. Rosenblum, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Derma Sciences, on the advisory board at on ITI, and on the speakers bureau at Derma Sciences.
  • Run Time: 13min 06sec
  • Conservative Treatment: Is it More Successful Than You Think?

  • Presenter: Georgeanne Botek, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Georgeanne Botek, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 15min 31sec
  • Medical Management: Which Pharmaceuticals are Making a Difference?

  • Presenter: Roya Mirmiran, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Roya Mirmiran, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 10min 49sec
  • Surgical Reconstruction: When Is It Truly Necessary?

  • Presenter: William P. Grant, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: William P. Grant, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Wright Medical, and Orthofix Orthopaedics.
  • Run Time: 18min 12sec
  • Can Amputation be Possibly Better than Salvage?

  • Presenter: Harry P. Schneider, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Harry P. Schneider, DPM, FACFAS has an equity interest in JNJ and GILD, and receives other financial benefit from NBPME.
  • Run Time: 14min 01sec
  • CME Test

    Download the Charcot: Back to the Drawing Board test

    If you are unable to download the test, please visit Adobe Reader to download free software.