Development of Programs to Optimize Recovery After Trauma


No CME Credit Offered for Recording


Development of Programs to Optimize Recovery After Trauma-Faculty


This symposium will describe challenges to recovery after trauma, and propose a comprehensive definition of factors important to successful recovery, in the mind of a trauma patient. Development of nontraditional programming to optimize recovery will be presented, including the impact of peer trauma survivors on mentoring trauma patients.


  1. To discuss discrepancies between patient and physician perceptions of recovery and outcome after orthopaedic trauma
  2. To implement nontraditional services to enhance timing and scope of recovery
  3. To define the effectiveness of peer mentorship and related interventions in optimizing recovery



CME Available

The Orthopaedic Trauma Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. The Orthopaedic Trauma Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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