- Session II
Ankle Fracture Controversies: Syndesmosis, Posterior Malleolus, Medial Malleolus & Deltoid, and Hardware Removal
- Session III
Tips and Tricks (Reduction Techniques, Blocking Screws, Soft Tissue Management, Etc.)
This meeting is designed for orthopaedic surgeons and is beneficial to related allied health care professionals. OTA has created the program based on stated needs and interests expressed from previous Specialty Day attendee evaluations.
- To apply prominent recent studies in the orthopaedic literature to enhance decision-making and maximize outcomes in fracture management.
- To analyze and incorporate into practice modern fixation techniques.
- To define the complexities of providing geriatric fracture care and identify optimal treatment strategies.
- To apply evidence-based medicine and expert experience in the decision-making process for di‑ cult injuries.
- To summarize weight bearing recommendations after fracture management.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Program Committee Leadership
William M. Ricci, MD, OTA President
Michael T. Archdeacon, MD
Kenneth A. Egol, MD
Michael J. Gardner, MD
Pierre Guy, MD
Michael D. McKee, MD
Robert F. Ostrum, MD