12SS41: Flatfoot Essentials

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "12SS41: Flatfoot Essentials" 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 sponsor 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. Compare and contrast various surgical and nonsurgical treatment protocols for flatfoot conditions.
    2. Understand specific indications for flatfoot surgery.
    3. Identify important pearls and pitfalls gleaned from case based discussions.
    4. Evaluate treatment approaches and their application to your practice for current flatfoot pathologies.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.5 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1hr 4min 25sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, Flash file
  • Release Date: May 2014
  • Is Surgery the Answer?

  • Presenter: Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS is on the Speaker's Bureau for SBI
  • Run Time: 11min 34sec
  • Role of Arthroereisis - Is There One?

  • Presenter: Laurence G. Rubin, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Laurence G. Rubin, DPM, FACFAS is on the Speaker's Bureau for DePuy and Pfeizer, Consultant/Advisor for Wright and OrthoPro, Equity interests in OrthoPro, Intellectual Property Rights in Wright Medical and Other financial benefit in Wright Medical
  • Run Time: 13min 17sec
  • The "All American" Procedure-Long Term Outcomes

  • Presenter: Gregory C. Pomeroy, MD
  • Financial Disclosures: Gregory C. Pomeroy, MD is on the Speaker's Bureau for Stryker, Consultant/Advisor for Stryker and OsteoMed, Intellectual property rights for Stryker, Grant/Research funding for Baxter
  • Run Time: 18min 31sec
  • Indications for Rearfoot Arthrodesis-Single vs. Double vs. Triple

  • Presenter: Michael S. Lee, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: Michael S. Lee, DPM, FACFAS is on a Consultant/Advisor for Mondeal, Equity Interests in Exos
  • Run Time: 21min 03sec
  • CME Test

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