15SS62: The Obstinate 2nd MTPJ

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "15SS62: The Obstinate 2nd MTPJ" 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. Identify causes and contributing factors for 2nd MTPJ instability.
    2. Review conservative care for 2nd MTPJ and its efficacy.
    3. Understand the biomechanics and pathology associated with 2nd MTPJ injuries/deformities.
    4. Learn possible solutions associated with 2nd MTPJ deformities through cased based learning.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.25 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 16min 09sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: April 2017
  • Risk Factors Behind 2nd Metatarsophalangeal Joint Instability

  • Presenter: Michelle L. Butterworth, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michelle L. Butterworth, DPM, FACFAS works with Artelon, Bellevue Pharmacy, and Fuse Medical.
  • Run Time: 16min 17sec
  • Early 2nd Metatarsophalangeal Joint Instability: Reversible or Doomed to Progress?

  • Presenter: Michael H. Theodoulou, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michael H. Theodoulou, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Arthrex, Inc.
  • Run Time: 15min 26sec
  • Crossover 2nd Digit and the Hallux Valgus

  • Presenter: Michael A. Gentile, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michael A. Gentile, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to and has a design royalty agreement with Flower Orthopedics.
  • Run Time: 10min 23sec
  • Chronically Dislocated 2nd Metatarsophalangeal Joint: What is the Best Outcome We Can Expect?

  • Presenter: Richard T. Bouché, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Richard T. Bouché, DPM, FACFAS has none.
  • Run Time: 15min 46sec
  • Osteonecrosis: Freiberg's Infraction/Arthritis of the 2nd Metatarsophalangeal Joint

  • Presenter: Thomas J. Chang, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Thomas J. Chang, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Paragon 28, Stryker, Wright Medical, and BME.
  • Run Time: 18min 17sec
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