14SS52: Lack of Consensus but Standard of Care

These online presentations are ACFAS educational offerings from previous Annual Scientific Conferences. The "14SS52: Lack of Concensus but Standard of Care" 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. Identify the surgical uncertainties in foot and ankle fracture and tendon repair.
    2. Recognize the limitations of EBM in the surgical arena and balance with the value of expert experience.
    3. Identify important pearls and pitfalls gleaned from case based discussions.
    4. Evaluate treatment approaches and their application to your practice for fracture and tendon repair.
  • CPME CE credit available: 1.75 hr
  • Total Run Time: 1 hr 32min 55sec
  • Format: Online, non-downloadable, Flash file
  • Release Date: September 2015
  • Round Table Discussion Part 1

  • Presenter: George T. Liu, DPM, FACFAS; David J. Caldarella, DPM, FACFAS; Alan R. Catanzariti, DPM, FACFAS; Mark A. Hardy, DPM, FACFAS; Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: George T. Liu, DPM, FACFAS has nothing to disclose.
    David Caldarella, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Biomet Orthopedics.
    Alan Catanzariti, DPM, FACFAS has nothing to disclose.
    Mark Hardy, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Arthrex.
    Robert Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS is on SBi Total Ankle speakers bureau.
  • Run Time: 44min 13sec
  • Round Table Discussion Part 2

  • Presenter: George T. Liu, DPM, FACFAS; David J. Caldarella, DPM, FACFAS; Alan R. Catanzariti, DPM, FACFAS; Mark A. Hardy, DPM, FACFAS; Robert W. Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS
  • Financial Disclosures: George T. Liu, DPM, FACFAS has nothing to disclose.
    David Caldarella, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Biomet Orthopedics.
    Alan Catanzariti, DPM, FACFAS has nothing to disclose.
    Mark Hardy, DPM, FACFAS is a consultant to Arthrex.
    Robert Mendicino, DPM, FACFAS is on SBi Total Ankle speakers bureau.
  • Run Time: 48min 42sec
  • CME Test

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