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CME Surgery

Treatment Options for Surgical Dehiscence

Rodney Stuck, DPM

Rodney M Stuck, DPM reviews the possible reasons for post operative wound dehiscence. Dr Stuck discusses the treatment options based on the size and reasons for dehiscence. He also provides a variety of case examples through which he explains the treatment procedures and eventual healing.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. List dehiscence mechanisms
  2. Describe mainstays of care
  3. Distinguish indications for use of human fibroblast derived dermis
  4. Identify mechanisms to improve healing and protection of the wound after the treatment.
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  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Rodney Stuck, DPM

    Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University. Section Chief of Podiatry, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital.

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