16SS68: Trending Therapies in Fasciosis and Tendinosis

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "16SS68: Trending Therapies in Fasciosis and Tendinosis" 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. Review current trends in treating tendinopathy.
    2. Compare and contrast various techniques used to treat tendinopathy.
    3. Learn about a variety of therapies for treating tendinosis.
    4. Evaluate tendon treatment approaches through case study presentations.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.25 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 15min 54sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, video file
  • Release Date: September 2017
  • Pathophysiology of Tendinosis, Fasciosis, Intervention Goals and Prognosis

  • Presenter: Bernard F. Morrey, MD
  • Financial Disclosures: Bernard F. Morrey, MD is a consultant for Zimmer and Stryker, and is a medical director for Tenex Health.
  • Run Time: 18min 03sec
  • Shockwave Therapies

  • Presenter: Lowell Weil, Jr., DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Lowell Weil, Jr., DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Arthrex, Novamed, Treace Medical, and Medline; has intellectual property rights in Arthrex and Stryker; serves on editorial governing board Foot & Ankle Specialist, Podiatry Today; received grant/research funding from ACFAS.
  • Run Time: 13min 17sec
  • Bipolar Radiofrequency Ablation

  • Presenter: Stephen A. Brigido, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Stephen A. Brigido, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant for Stryker, Zimmer, and Wright Medical; is on the Surgeon Advisory Board at Alliqua Biomedical; is on the Board of Directors at Plazmology4; has an equity interest in Cold Plasma Medical Technologies and has intellectual property rights in Cold Plasma Medical Technoligies and Edge Orthopedics.
  • Run Time: 11min 25sec
  • Regenerative Treatment Options: Stems Cells, PRP

  • Presenter: David Harris, MD
  • Financial Disclosures: David Harris, MD has none.
  • Run Time: 14min 21sec
  • Operative Management of Fasciosis and Tendinopathy: End of the Line or Thing of the Past?

  • Presenter: William T. DeCarbo, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: William T. DeCarbo, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Smith & Nephew and Treace Medical.
  • Run Time: 18min 48sec
  • CME Test

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