FORE 17th Annual Trauma 101 Course: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist and Orthopaedic PA & NP

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FORE 17th Annual Trauma 101 Course: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist and Orthopaedic PA & NP

presented by FORE 17th Annual Trauma 101 Course: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist and Orthopaedic PA & NP

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Notification icon Friday, April 26, 2019 8 AM - Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:30 PM US/Eastern

Location Icon Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach, 100 Coronado Dr, Clearwater, FL 33767

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Course Description
This course is designed to present advanced instruction for community orthopaedic surgeons on the management of soft tissue trauma, fractures and musculoskeletal injuries from initial evaluation and surgical technique through convalescence and rehabilitation. The target audience includes practising orthopaedic surgeons, orthopaedic residents, physician assistants and orthopaedic nurses interested in or currently caring for orthopaedic injury patients. Emphasis will be placed on fracture care in the community practice environment.

Target Audience
Orthopaedic surgeons, residents, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses interested in or currently caring for orthopaedic injury patients.

Objectives

  • Identify the current principles of management for patients with orthopaedic sports and trauma related injuries in the community environment
  • Appreciate the nuances of diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating soft tissue injuries around the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle
  • Integrate the technical aspects of rapid extremity immobilization including spanning external fixation and intramedullary nailing into health care providers’ practices
  • Compare and contrast the various treatment strategies for patients with orthopaedic trauma injuries.
  • Define the current standards for post-injury rehabilitation after orthopaedic injury.
  • Recognize and assess practice risk reduction in caring for orthopaedic injury patients.

Accreditation
The University of Cincinnati designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

For more information and to register:
https://foreonline.org/event/trauma-101/

Faculty
  • Michael Archdeacon

    Course Director

Course Syllabus

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