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Board Review Surgery

First Metatarso-Phalangeal Joint Arthrodesis

Harold Schoenhaus, DPM

Harold Schoenhaus, DPM reviews indications and goals for FMPJA (First Metatarso-Phalangeal Joint Arthrodesis) complications, methods of fixation and fusion versus implants. Dr Schoenhaus outlines various surgeries to correct this problem.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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  • Pre-Test

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Goals and Objectives
  1. List indications for FMPJA
  2. Review surgical goals for repair of FMPJ deformity
  3. Define First Metatarso-Phalangeal Joint disease and methods of correction
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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

  • Author
  • Harold Schoenhaus, DPM

    Surgical Editor for PRESENT e-Learning
    Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center
    Philadelphia, PA

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    Harold Schoenhaus has nothing to disclose.