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Description: Distal Radius Fractures remain among the most common fractures evaluated and treated by Orthopaedic Surgeons, often requiring surgical repair. A number of treatment strategies and fixation strategies exist for Distal Radius Fractures. The experienced faculty of this Webinar will review the current surgical indications for distal radius fractures as well as techniques and pearls for the various fixation strategies for distal radius fractures.
(1) To learn the surgical and non-surgical indications for distal radius fractures.
(2) To learn when volar plate fixation is indicated and tips and tricks for their surgical placement.
(3) To learn when volar plate fixation should be avoided for alternative fixation strategies for certain distal radius fractures.
(4) To learn indication and surgical technique for bridge plate fixation of distal radius fractures.
Director: Asif Ilyas, MD, MBA, FAAOS.
Faculty: Neal Chen, MD, FAAOS., Michael Vosbikian, MD, FAAOS., Kristofer Matullo, MD, FAAOS
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.