At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- Develop and improve competence in foot and ankle surgery by practicing surgical techniques on cadavers
- Identify and apply cutting-edge techniques for minimally invasive surgical procedures as applied to foot and ankle pathology to advance knowledge of current treatments and alternatives
- Evaluate the efficacy of procedures by using evidence-based medicine to support treatment options for foot and ankle arthroscopy and sports medicine foot and ankle problems
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 Controversies in Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine: Solutions and Outcomes 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 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.