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Section: Wounds

Clinical Evolution of Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Trapper Lalli, DPM

Trapper Lalli, MD discusses the different options available for total ankle replacements. He also discusses the renewed focus on bone preservation for improved long-term outcomes, biomechanics of the ankle as it relates to surgical reconstruction, as well as technological advancements in total ankle procedures.

CEU (Credits: 1.25)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review the different options available for total ankle replacement
  2. Highlight the renewed focus on bone preservation, polywear, and anatomic design for improved long-term outcomes
  3. Review the biomechanics of the ankle as it relates to surgical reconstruction
  4. Review the biomechanics of the ankle as it relates to surgical reconstruction
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    Release Date: 10/05/2020 Expiration Date: 01/31/2021

  • Author
  • Trapper Lalli, DPM

    Assistant Professor
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    UT Southwestern Medical Center
    Frisco, TX

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