OVERVIEW This course presents current surgical and non-surgical management principles for a variety of common pediatric orthopaedic diagnoses. Recent research in surgical and therapeutic interventions as well as the clinical expertise of the physicians and physical therapists of Hospital for Special Surgery will provide attendees with the most up-to-date knowledge regarding surgical considerations and implications for rehabilitation.
CREDIT DESIGNATION Hospital for Special Surgery is a New York State Education Department approved provider for physical therapy continuing education. Hospital for Special Surgery designates this activity for a maximum of 6 Contact Hours. This activity is pending approval in MD, NJ, FL and Washington, D.C.
The following states require continuing education units with no state-specific approval: CT, DE, IA, ID, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, OR and WA.
DISCLOSURE In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Educationís Standards for Commercial Support, all CME providers are required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, teachers and authors involved in the development of CME content. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if he or she has a financial relationship in any amount occurring in the last 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or services are discussed in the CME activity content over which the individual has control.
It is the policy of Hospital for Special Surgery to disclose all financial relationships that planners, teachers and authors have with commercial interests.