Live from IPOS! Pediatric Lower Extremity Trauma
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM CT
Webinar Director: Steven L. Frick, MD
Your window in the premier pediatric orthopaedic event, this webcast broadcast live from IPOS will dive in to evidence-based treatment of pediatric lower limb trauma. Topics covered include femoral neck and shaft fractures, characteristic pediatric fractures of the knee and ankle, and treatment of post-traumatic growth arrest.
Listen to on-site questions from attendees and join in by asking presenters your questions online! Whether you specialize in young patients or treat children as a part of your general practice, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to peek in on IPOS 2017!
At the conclusion of this webinar, learners should be able to
1. Understand the evaluation and treatment of post-traumatic growth arrest
2. Apply the best available evidence to the treatment of pediatric femoral neck and shaft fractures
3. Learn the treatment principles for transitional ankle fractures in the adolescent, including indications for advanced imaging and surgical fixation techniques
4. Understand indications for surgical vs. non-operative treatment of tibial shaft fractures in children
Faculty:Jonathan H. Phillips, MD
Michael Glotzbecker, MD
Mark Erickson, MD
Lindsay M. Andras, MD
Amy L. McIntosh, MD
William L. Hennrikus, MD