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Board Review Trauma & Sports Medicine

Ankle Sprains

Marie Williams, DPM

Marie Williams, DPM reviews a common podiatric problem, the ankle sprain. Dr Williams reviews an initial presentation of a patient with an ankle sprain, as well as an appropriate workup if a questionable sprain presents to your office. She also reviews conservative and surgical options, including the use of the newly popular Kineso tape. She concludes with a short step by step overview of a primary ankle repair.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

  • CME Progress
  • Pre-Test

  • View Lecture (Ankle Sprains)

    Lecture Transcript

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Recognize the difference between the acute and chronic ankle sprain.
  2. Evaluate the ankle joint for ankle ligament ruptures.
  3. Describe the different types of treatment modalities for ankle sprains.
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours.

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

  • Author
  • Marie Williams, DPM

    Director Podiatric Medical Education
    Aventura Hospital and Medical Center
    Aventura, FL

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