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Quality Programs Development Timeline

Development Timeline for Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs)

Distal Radius Fractures

Status: Finalizing Recommendations

Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons •  American Society for Hand Surgery • American Society for Surgery of the Hand • American College of Surgeons • American Society of Hand Therapists • American Society of Plastic Surgeons • Hand Surgery Quality Consortium • Orthopaedic Trauma Association 


 

Osteoarthritis of the Knee (Non-Arthroplasty)

Status: Final Meeting Scheduled November 1, 2020

Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • International Cartilage Regeneration & Joint Preservation Society • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons • Knee Society • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine • American Academy of Family Physicians • Arthroscopy Association of North America • American Physical Therapy Association • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine


Hip Fractures in the Elderly

Status: Literature Review

Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • American Geriatrics Society • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation • American College of Emergency Physicians • American Physical Therapy Association • Orthopaedic Trauma Association • American College of Radiology • American Society for Bone and Mineral Research • The Hip Society • American Society of Anesthesiologists • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons


Department of Defense: Perioperative Pain Management 

Status: Final Meeting Scheduled for August 8, 2020

Participating Societies: 

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • Major Extremity Trauma & Rehabilitation Consortium • The Society of Military Orthopaedic Medicine • Orthopaedic Trauma Association • American Society of Anesthesiologists

Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense

 

Department of Defense: Surgical Procedures when Performing a Transtibial Amputation

Status: Intro Meeting Scheduled for October 10, 2020

Participating Societies: 

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • Orthopaedic Trauma Association • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America • Society for Vascular Surgery • 

Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense

 

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury

Status: Literature Review

Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America • American College of Emergency Physicians 

 

Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee - 2nd Edition

Status: Intro Meeting Scheduled for September 19, 2020

Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • Arthroscopy Association of North America • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons • Society of Military Surgeons 

 

Department of Defense: Surgical Site Infections

Status: Intro Meeting Scheduled for August 29, 2020

Participating Societies: 

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons • Orthopaedic Trauma Society • Infectious Diseases Society of America • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense

 

 

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