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Multi-ligament Knee Dislocation Diagnosis, Management and Treatment

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Accreditation Statement: The Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:  OTA designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this activity, learners will be able to:

1.  Understand injuries associated with Knee Dislocations and work up of injuries. 

2.  Know treatment principles of acute repair and reconstruction of ligament tears

3.  Know treatment principles of reconstruction of cruciate ligament tears

4. Understand use of external fixation and complications of knee dislocations.

Faculty:

  • Moderator: William Obremskey, MD
  • Nicole Stevens, MD
  • John David Adams, MD
  • Jim Stannard, MD 

Original release date: 5/29/2024

Expiration date: 5/29/2027

Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour

Statement of Need/Description/or Summary of Gap Analysis

This symposium will review injuries associate with knee ligament injuries and the appropriate evaluation of these injuries.  Understand acute repair and reconstruction of knee ligament cruciate/collateral and meniscus injuries.

Method of Participation: There are no fees for members to participate in this activity. Non-members must pay $40. To participate in the activity, physicians will be required to take the following steps:

  • Read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures.
  • Participate in the activity.
  • Complete the activity evaluation.
  • Participants who successfully complete the evaluation will receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Disclosures:

The Orthopaedic Trauma Association has implemented a policy to comply with the current Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education requiring mitigation of all conflicts of interest. Faculty declaring a relevant commercial interest must be identified in the activity syllabus and/or program.

In accordance with disclosure policies of OTA and the ACCME, every effort has been made to ensure all CME activities are balanced, independent, objective, and scientifically rigorous. These policies include complying with ACCME’s Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education and mitigating all relevant conflicts of interest for all individuals in control of content.  

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated

Disclosures are available on the "Disclosure" tab.

Disclaimer: The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by the OTA.  In no event will the OTA be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Commercial Support: There is no commercial support for this activity


William Obremskey

MD, MPH

Nicole Stevens

MD

Jim Stannard

MD

John D. Adams

MD

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Multi-Ligament Knee Dislocation Diagnosis, Management and Treatment
05/29/2024 at 9:00 PM (EDT)  |  Recorded On: 05/30/2024
05/29/2024 at 9:00 PM (EDT)  |  Recorded On: 05/30/2024 This symposium will review injuries associate with knee ligament injuries and the appropriate evaluation of these injuries. Understand acute repair and reconstruction of knee ligament cruciate/collateral and meniscus injuries.
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CME Certificate
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available