This course is designed for orthopedists and orthopedic surgeons.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be better able to:
- Evaluate management strategies for total joint replacement in younger and older patients, including recognizing and minimizing surgical complications.
- Review and critique current treatment options
(arthroscopic and open) for sports-related and knee, shoulder and elbow injuries.
- Summarize preferred surgical approaches for joint replacement, knee ligamentous reconstruction, shoulder stabilization and the preferred use of arthroscopic applications.
- Describe non-operative, prophylactic, and pain management approaches that may improve overall patient care.
- Examine current approaches to patellofemoral, meniscal
and articular cartilage surgery.
- Review the latest applications and treatment options for fractures around the shoulder, elbow, knee and hip in
- Assess current surgical approaches and newer concepts
or total knee and hip arthroplasty.
- Examine how new practice management services and approaches integrated into the daily office flow can
better serve patients.