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Section: CME Category: Surgery Trauma & Sports Medicine

Ankle Fractures: How and When to Treat?

Lawrence DiDomenico, DPM, FACFAS

Lawrence A DiDomenico, DPM discusses how to identify different types of ankle fractures. He also discusses how to perform a stress test on ankle fractures and understanding when and when not to operate on them.

Completion (Credits: 0.75) CME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Identify different types of ankle fractures
  2. Perform a stress test on an ankle fracture
  3. Understand which ankle fractures need to be operated on surgically and which ones do not
  • 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: 12/31/2020 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • CME (Credits: 0.5)

    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 0.5 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 12/31/2020 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Author
  • Lawrence DiDomenico, DPM, FACFAS

    Director of Residency Training, East Liverpool City Hospital
    Director, Reconstructive Rearfoot & Ankle Surgical Fellowship
    NOMS Ankle and Foot Care Centers
    Youngstown, OH

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  • It is the policy of PRESENT e-Learning Systems and it's accreditors to insure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its individually sponsored or jointly sponsored educational programs. All faculty participating in any PRESENT e-Learning Systems sponsored programs are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic. The intent of this policy is not to prevent a speaker with a potential conflict of interest from making a presentation. It is merely intended that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of the facts.

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    Lawrence DiDomenico has nothing to disclose.