Highlights from the Traumatic Elbow: Treating Instability and Stiffness is organized by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) Ltd.
Release Date: December 12, 2017
Expiration Date: December 12, 2019
This activity is targeted to physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, and occupational therapy assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour.
The Traumatic Elbow: Treating Stiffness and Instability is a comprehensive program will provide clinicians with the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully treat the traumatic elbow. The Traumatic Elbow course focuses on non- operative rehabilitation, surgical management and post-operative management for the unstable elbow and stiff elbow. A review of anatomy with narrated dissection, the best available evidence, therapeutic management and clinical pearls will be presented by a distinguished faculty of hand therapists and hand surgeons from Hospital for Special Surgery. In this activity’s lectures are highlights from this larger program giving clinicians an expert review of anatomy and dissection of the elbow.
Hospital for Special Surgery activities are intended to improve the quality of patient care and safety. At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to:
• Identify anatomical bony landmarks in the elbow.
• Understand how the neurovascular structures travel through in the elbow.
• Describe biomechanics of the elbow joint.
• Describe surgical dissection of the elbow.
Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.