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Section: CME Category: Surgery

Partial Foot Amputation - Now What?

Lee Rogers, DPM

Lee C Rogers, DPM discusses the risk factors that lead to diabetic foot amputations, advanced imaging modalities to assist surgeons with debridements and amputations, as well as the benefits of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) and skin grafts as adjuncts to wound healing.

Completion (Credits: 0.75) CME (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review risk factors that lead to diabetic foot amputations
  2. Report advanced imaging methods available to assist surgeons during diabetic foot debridements and amputations
  3. Review the benefits of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy on closed incisions
  4. Describe the benefits of skin grafts as an adjunct to amputations
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • Completion (Credits: 0.75)

    This lecture has been approved for the PRESENT Podiatric Education Online curriculum by the Council of Teaching Hospitals Residency Education Review Committee.

    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • CME (Credits: 0.75)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.75 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 03/16/2018 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

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    Lee Rogers Has disclosed that he is a consultant/speaker for Sanuwave, Kerecis, Advanced Tissue and is and officer/director for RestorixHealth and is a member of the Board of Directors for American Board of Podiatric Medicine