AAOS/AOFAS In-Depth Analysis of Foot and Ankle Case Experiences: A Different Kind of Truth

Objectives & CME Credits

Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:

  • Define select (and controversial) forefoot, midfoot, hindfoot, and ankle disorders (congenital, acquired, and traumatic), and formulate a strategic evidence-based management plan to address them.
  • Interpret the internal algorithmic approach required to assess select forefoot/midfoot/hindfoot/ankle disorders through multiple case analyses with positive and negative outcomes.
  • Identify and apply surgical (and non-surgical) solutions to complications arising from negative case outcomes in order to develop successful salvage strategies.
  • Collect multiple faculty opinions to further analyze, support, or reject individual lecturer opinions on defining and managing of assigned topics.

AMA Credit Designation

AAOS designates this live activity for 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Accreditation Statement

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

Allied Health Professionals: The AAOS is not accredited to offer credit for nurses and other Allied Health Professionals. To determine if activities offering AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for your licensing or certification needs please contact the relevant organizations directly.

PAs: You may be able to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for this activity based on AAOS’ ACCME accreditation. Please contact relevant organizations directly for review and approval.