16SS73: Simply Complicated Ankle Fracture: What You Didn’t Know

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "16SS73: Simply Complicated Ankle Fracture: What You Didn’t Know" 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. Learn about the biomechanics of posterior malleolar ankle fractures.
    2. Analyze and assess information on syndesmosis reduction and mal-reduction.
    3. Review various surgical approaches and techniques used in reducing the medial malleolus.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.25 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 08min 18sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: February 2018
  • Fibular Length: Is There a Problem Being Short?

  • Presenter: J. Randolph Clements, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: J. Randolph Clements, DPM, FACFAS is on the speakers bureau for Smith & Nephew.
  • Run Time: 17min 00sec
  • Posterior Malleolar Fractures: Why Are We Trying to Fix Them All?

  • Presenter: George Tye Liu, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: George Tye Liu, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Gramercy Extremity Orthopaedics, and a section editor for JFAS.
  • Run Time: 17min 03sec
  • Troublesome Syndesmosis Reductions: Why Are We Missing the Target?

  • Presenter: Jordan P. Grossman, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Jordan P. Grossman, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Zimmer Biomet and co-owner of Surgeon Design Innovations, Chicago Area Researh Institute, and Raptor Surgical.
  • Run Time: 19min 51sec
  • Reducing the Medial Malleolus: Little Attention to the Medial Side

  • Presenter: Travis A. Motley, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Travis A. Motley, DPM, FACFAS is on the speakers bureau at and has received grant/research funding from Smith & Nephew.
  • Run Time: 14min 24sec
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