15SS64: Managing Ankle Arthritis Without TAR

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "15SS64: Managing Ankle Arthritis Without TAR" 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. Determine indications for non-operative treatments and their efficacy.
    2. Evaluate arthroscopic techniques to treat ankle arthritis.
    3. Learn about ankle joint distraction in treating arthritis through cased based presentations.
    4. Identify the appropriate operative treatment plans and discuss their post-operative results.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.25 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 11min 12sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: May 2017
  • Injection Therapy: Efficacious or Delaying the Inevitable?

  • Presenter: James L. Thomas, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: James L. Thomas, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 19min 16sec
  • Realigning the Joint

  • Presenter: Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Zimmer Total Ankle.
  • Run Time: 9min 36sec
  • Is There a Role for Arthroscopy in Ankle Arthritis?

  • Presenter: Brett D. Sachs, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Brett D. Sachs, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for AlloSource.
  • Run Time: 13min 37sec
  • Arthrodiastasis: Joint Distraction

  • Presenter: Bradley M. Lamm, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Bradley M. Lamm, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Wright, Smith & Nephew, and Stryker. He offers research support to Orthofix, Smith & Nephew, and SBI.
  • Run Time: 16min 26sec
  • Ankle Arthrodesis: No Confusion with Fusion

  • Presenter: Roya Mirmiran, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Roya Mirmiran, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 12min 17sec
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