At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- Examine current management of meniscal pathology and gain familiarity with meniscal management and repair systems
- Identify the current options for articular cartilage restoration and gain experience in the systems available for joint resurfacing
- Comprehend the importance of joint and limb alignment and gain expertise in osteotomies needed to realign the knee and thus protect meniscal and articular cartilage procedures
Course App will be available for participants to download at least 1 month prior to the course start date. The app contains:
- handout materials
- lab assignments
- registration lists
The primary target audience for Advanced Decision- Making and Treatment of Articular Cartilage and Meniscus Pathology in the Knee: New Frontiers to Practical Approaches is AANA members and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes.
Statement of Need
AANA has determined the need for this live educational activity based on identifying professional practice gaps, previous course evaluations and the AANA Self Assessment Examination. The educational content of this activity was based upon current issues and topics provided by AANA planning committees and membership.
The Arthroscopy Association of North America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation
The Arthroscopy Association of North America designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.