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2.00 CME

Cases Solved! Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Skeletally Immature Athletes

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 anterior cruciate ligament injuries in skeletally immature patients 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. 

 

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
As a result of completing this program, I am able to:

  1. Review the incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in skeletally immature athletes.
  2. Describe the typical clinical presentation of a skeletally immature athlete with an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
  3. Identify imaging studies that aid in the initial evaluation of skeletally immature athletes with an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
  4. Explain how to perform a maturity assessment in a skeletally immature patient with an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
  5. Review outcomes associated with the nonsurgical and surgical management of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in skeletally immature athletes.
  6. Discuss techniques used in the surgical treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in skeletally immature athletes, particularly with regard to graft selection and tunnel placement.

Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

CME expires July 2023



Credits:
2.00 CME

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