AAOS/OTA Daily Dilemmas in Trauma

Objectives & CME Credits

Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:

•Review the appropriate care and treatment options for common yet often complex fractures and injury patterns
•Apply different algorithms for the evaluation of common traumatic injuries based on diagnostic modalities and treatment options, with an emphasis on current concepts of surgical management
•Identify indications and surgical approaches for anatomic specific fractures
•Discuss contemporary fracture fixation strategies
•Manage post-operative care for the patient with traumatic injuries

AMA Credit Designation

AAOS designates this live activity for 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 Accreditation Statement

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.

Allied Health Professionals: The AAOS is not accredited to offer credit for nurses and other Allied Health Professionals. To determine if activities offering AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for your licensing or certification needs please contact the relevant organizations directly.

PAs: You may be able to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for this activity based on AAOS’ ACCME accreditation. Please contact relevant organizations directly for review and approval.