Management of Tendon Injuries Fri, Oct 22

This course will include a discussion of operative treatment strategies for flexor and extensor tendon injuries; surgical techniques, rehabilitation and management of complications.

At the end of this activity participants will be able to:

  1. Explain the different suture techniques for tendon repair.
  2. Describe rehabilitation protocols following tendon injuries at different levels.
  3. List common complications of tendon repair and how these are managed.

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.