This webinar is an AAOS Member Benefit!
AAOS Members attend for free.
Description: This webinar will review various shoulder pathologies, both traumatic and sports injuries, encountered in the pediatric population, with special attention to how management and treatment of these conditions differ in the pediatric population.
-Recognize how management of pediatric proximal humerus fractures differs from adults and learn tools for successful nonoperative management.
-Understand how different factors affect the management strategies and decision making in the treatment of the first time shoulder dislocation in the pediatric athlete.
-Identify different pediatric clavicle injuries, including both AC and SC joint injuries, and understand indications for operative management.
-Review and manage non-acute shoulder pathologies that are unique to the pediatric athletes.
Director: Christine A. Ho, MD.
Faculty: Corinna C. Franklin, MD., Henry B. Ellis, MD., Jennifer M. Weiss, MD., Jennifer J. Beck, MD.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.