16SS71: New Strategies in Nerve Surgery

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "16SS71: New Strategies in Nerve Surgery" 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 1.75 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. Review treatment approaches for interdigital neuromas related to nerve injury.
    2. Learn about new strategies and imaging techniques used in nerve surgery.
    3. Identify important pearls and pitfalls gleaned from panel discussion and case presentations.
    4. Evaluate patients and treatment options for the common fibular nerve entrapment.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.75 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 32min 40sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: December 2017
  • Intraoperative Electrodiagnostics: How Do You Know Your Release Is Successful?

  • Presenter: Damien M. Dauphinee, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Damien M. Dauphinee, DPM, FACFAS works with Stryker Orthopedics, Smith & Nephew, Organogenesis, and Osiris Therapeutics.
  • Run Time: 14min 00sec
  • Nerve Imaging: Can You Really See the Nerve?

  • Presenter: Avneesh Chhabra, MD
  • Financial Disclosures: Avneesh Chhabra, MD has research grants from GE-AUR (GERRAF), and Siemens Medical Solutions, Gatewood Fellowship Award, and Integra Life Sciences; royalties from Jaypee, Wolters, and Elsevier; and is a research consultant with Siemens CAD group.
  • Run Time: 13min 53sec
  • Rethinking Interdigital Neuromas: Not as Simple as Cut of Keep

  • Presenter: D. Scot Malay, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: D. Scot Malay, DPM, FACFAS works with Nextremity Solutions RCT; is Editor of the Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery; and has received grant/research funding from National Institutes of Health and Nextremity Solutions.
  • Run Time: 13min 47sec
  • Common Fibular Nerve Entrapment: How Often Is It Overlooked?

  • Presenter: Damien M. Dauphinee, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Damien M. Dauphinee, DPM, FACFAS works with Stryker Orthopedics, Smith & Nephew, Organogenesis, and Osiris Therapeutics.
  • Run Time: 18min 10sec
  • Denervation/Implantation Techniques: Can We Decrease Stump Neuromas?

  • Presenter: Thomas S. Roukis, DPM, PhD, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Thomas S. Roukis, DPM, PhD, FACFAS is a consultant for Novastep, Crossroads Extremity, and DePuy Synthes; on the editorial board for Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and Clinical Research of Foot & Ankle; and has Intellectual property rights in Stryker Orthopedics.
  • Run Time: 32min 50sec
  • CME Test

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