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Section: Board Review Category: Imaging Strategy

Calcaneal Fractures

Michael Troiano, DPM, FACFAS

Michael Troiano, DPM, FACFAS discusses basic anatomy, epidemiology, as well as the radiographic evaluation of calcaneal fractures. Dr Troiano also distinguishes between the various types of calcaneal fractures using the Rowe and Essex-Lopresti classification and their impact on choosing a treatment. He continues with a thorough discussion of closed treatment as well as ORIF.

Completion (Credits: 0.75) CME (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review basic anatomy and epidemiology of calcaneal fractures
  2. Review radiographic evaluation of calcaneal fractures
  3. Distinguish between the different stages of the Rowe classification and Essex-Lopresti classification
  4. Describe the non-surgical and surgical treatment options available for calcaneal fractures
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • Completion (Credits: 0.75)

    This lecture has been approved for the PRESENT Podiatric Education Online curriculum by the Council of Teaching Hospitals Residency Education Review Committee.

    Release Date: 11/20/2019 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • CME (Credits: 0.75)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.75 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 11/20/2019 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Author
  • Michael Troiano, DPM, FACFAS

    Center for Foot and Ankle Disorders
    University of Pennsylvania - Penn Wound Care
    Adjunct Clinical Professor, TUSPM
    Philadelphia, PA

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    Michael Troiano Has disclosed that he is a consultant for Stryker and Smith and Nephew.