15th Annual "Trauma 101" Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist & Orthopaedic PA & NP

Overview

For more information go to https://med.uc.edu/ortho/trauma-101

To register contact: weastca@ucmail.uc.edu

OVERVIEW:

This course is designed to present advanced instruction for community orthopaedic surgeons on the management of soft tissue trauma, fractures and musculoskeletal injuries from initial evaluation and surgical technique through convalescence and rehabilitation. The target audience includes practicing orthopaedic surgeons, orthopaedic residents, physician assistants and orthopaedic nurses interested in or currently caring for orthopaedic injury patients. Emphasis will be placed on fracture care in the community practice environment.

Participants will be engaged in an interactive format including:

  • Injury modules, case examples, discussions and debates – the presentation of didactic material through injury topics or debates encouraging interactive sessions between participants and faculty panels.
  • Hands-on workshops –lab sessions with surgical implants and saw bones offering participants the opportunity to apply techniques demonstrated in the case modules and small group discussions.
  • Case Discussions – arranged to provide ample individualized interaction between faculty and participants. These sessions are devoted to discussing difficult cases.
  • Clinical risk and malpractice management panel – an informal panel discussion concerning the reduction of malpractice risk exposure and the current issues concerning tort reform.

 

 

When

May 11, 2017 - May 13, 2017

Where

Opal Sands Resort
430 Gulf View
Clearwater Beach, FL, 33767

Cost & Credit

See website for fee schedule. 

Credits: 20.50 (AMA PRA Category 1)

Agenda

Start/End: 05/11/2017, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Start/End: 05/12/2017, 7:30 AM - 5:45 PM
Start/End: 05/13/2017, 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Coordinator

Carol Ann Weast
weastca@ucmail.uc.edu
(513) 558-2978