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Board Review Surgery

Metatarsal Fractures: Epidemiology and Surgical Management

Lawrence Fallat, DPM

Lawrence Michael Fallat, DPM provides an in-depth look at metatarsal fractures. Dr Fallat discusses how to recognize a fracture, assess when to operate and determine what type of fixation should be used to stabilize the fracture.

CPME (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review frequency and characteristics of metatarsal fractures
  2. Review fixation techniques
  3. Discuss surgical criteria
  4. Review complications associated with metatarsal fractures
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.75)

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

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

  • Author
  • Lawrence Fallat, DPM

    Director of the Podiatric Surgical Residency
    Beaumont - Wayne Hospital
    Wayne, MI

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    Lawrence Fallat has nothing to disclose.