Real-world scenarios. Relevant learning.
Build your critical thinking and problem-solving skills with this program based on real patient cases.
In this journal-based CME activity, you will review decision making in the management of charcot arthropathy of the foot and ankle by following an evolving patient case scenario based on a recent article from the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS).
After the reading, you will complete an assessment to test your orthopaedic knowledge, problem solving, and clinical decision-making skills.
As a result of completing this program, I am able to:
1. Discuss the epidemiology and pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus.
2. Identify laboratory studies, imaging studies, and diagnostic studies, tests, and procedures that help confirm Charcot neuroarthropathy of the foot ankle and guide treatment decision making.
3. Describe upper extremity manifestations of unmanaged diabetes mellitus.
4. Discuss perioperative considerations for patients with diabetes mellitus.
Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
CME expires 2023