Pitfalls in Bone Tendon Bone ACL Reconstruction

Course Description:  ACL reconstruction surgery is one of the common surgeries in sport medicine.  A background of each athlete should be taken and careful pre-operative assessment must be made.  It is important to understanding various pitfalls that can occur during ACL surgery and knowing how to prevent and fix efficiently. Sterilizing grafts is just one critical part of surgery and must be done correctly. Lastly, sharing experiences with other surgeons helps educates and makes better surgeons going forward.

Course Objectives:

1.  Describe common complications of bone tendon bone ACL reconstructions.

2.  Explain and relate complication to intraoperative procedural issues that arise in BTB ACL reconstructions.

3.  Discuss implement strategies to avoid common complications in BTB ACL reconstruction.


Disclosures: None of the speakers or planners of this activity have any relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.


Participants have no equipment or materials required to take this education course.

Accreditation:

Physicians:  

Baptist Health Care is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Baptist Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of (1) hour in AMA PRA Category I creditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses & Occupational Therapists (Florida):

Baptist Hospital, CE Broker provider # 50-183 approves this program for 1 hours credit for nurses and occupational therapists.  

Athletic Trainers 

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Andrews Research & Education Foundation P10024 is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 1 Category A hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program. 

James Andrews, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrews Institute

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Select the "View On-Demand Recording" button to begin. ACL reconstruction surgery is one of the common surgeries in sport medicine. A background of each athlete should be taken and careful pre-operative assessment must be made. It is important to understanding various pitfalls that can occur during ACL surgery and knowing how to prevent and fix efficiently. Sterilizing grafts is just one critical part of surgery and must be done correctly. Lastly, sharing experiences with other surgeons helps educates and makes better surgeons going forward.
Quiz
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  2 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
Evaluation and Assessment
19 Questions
Certificate
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available
Up to 1.00 medical credits available  |  Certificate available