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Calling the Ortho Consult: 10 Urgent/Emergent Situtations
Presenter: Steven Cherney, MD
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The purpose of this activity is to educate healthcare providers with the most up-to-date information on 
Calling the Ortho Consult: 10 Urgent/Emergent Situations. 

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The target audience includes all healthcare professionals such as physicians, nurses, pharmacists and allied health professionals who would like to learn about 
Calling the Ortho Consult: 10 Urgent/Emergent Situations and how it pertains to their respective profession.

Release and Expiration Dates
1/09/2018 -1/09/2021


1. Describe the diagnosis of the most common orthopaedic emergencies.
2. Describe initial treatment of orthopaedic emergencies, including splinting and reduction methods. 
. Explain imaging needs of orthopaedic emergencies.


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•Mears SC, Edwards PK, Barnes CL. How to Decrease Length of Hospital Stay After Total Knee Replacement. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2016; 25(1):2-7.
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Biographical Info

Steven Cherney, MD 
Steven M. Cherney, M.D., has joined the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as an Assistant Professor and trauma specialist.  

Dr. Cherney received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland in 2011. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis and a fellowship in orthopaedic trauma at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.

Speaker Disclosures:
The planners, speakers, moderators, peer reviewers and /or panelists of this CE activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Kim Miller  
Susan Smith Dodson

Steven Cherney, MD

Peer Reviewers: 
Kim Miller, MCHES

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