COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Atlanta Trauma Symposium is designed for orthopaedic surgeons to enhance surgeon competency and provide strategies for fracture management. A distinguished faculty will present the latest concepts and techniques in orthopaedic trauma using didactic lectures, case presentations, and hands-on workshops.
TARGET AUDIENCE: Orthopaedic surgeons, fellows, residents, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals whose scope of practice includes orthopaedic trauma and fracture care.
OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Apply the most current techniques in fracture care
- Appraise the updated indications for fracture treatment selection
- Identify the complexity of fracture so as to make the best referral decisions
- Analyze how healthcare reform may impact physician practice in orthopaedic trauma
- Employ different treatment options based on expert opinion
ACCREDITATION: FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 19 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physical Therapists: Credits Pending
Time: 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
Physicians: USD 850.00,
Fellows, Residents, Physical Therapists and Other Allied Healthcare Professionals: USD 450.00,
Industry/vendor Personnel: USD 550.00
Speakers: Bruce Ziran, MD, FACS and Douglas W. Lundy, MD, MBA