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Section: Wounds

Osseointegration Technology Overview

Nikki Strader,

Nikki Grace-Strader discusses basic understanding of Osseointegration, what it is and how it works, or Osseointegration is available and when full FDA approval can be expected. She also discusses how osseointegration impacts and improves the lives of amputees, patients that would benefit from Osseointegration and understand exclusionary criteria, as well as access to Osseointegration surgery in the current work being done to achieve FDA approval.

CEU (Credits: 0.75)

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Complete the 4 steps to earn your CE/CME credit:

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Participants will gain a basic understanding of Osseointegration, what it is and how it works, or Osseointegration is available and when full FDA approval can be expected.
  2. Gain insight how osseointegration impacts and improves the lives of amputees.
  3. Identify patients that would benefit from Osseointegration and understand exclusionary criteria.
  4. Discuss access to Osseointegration surgery in the current work being done to achieve FDA approval.
  5. Preview a soon to be published study following 10 IDDM patients through amputation, osseointegration and recovery.
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CEU (Credits: 0.75)

    NURSING: Nurse CE is provided for this program through collaboration between Present e-Learning Systems and AffinityCE. AffinityCE is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). This activity provides 0.75 contact hours of nurse CE credit.

    Release Date: 01/14/2021 Expiration Date: 01/01/2022

  • Author
  • Nikki Strader,

    North American Representative and Patient Liaison
    The Osseointegration Group of Australia
    New York, NY

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    Nikki Strader has nothing to disclose.

    This continuing education activity is managed and accredited by AffinityCE in cooperation with Present e-Learning Systems. AffinityCE and Present e-Learning Systems Staff, as well as Planners and Reviewers, have no relevant financial interests to disclose. Conflict of Interest when present was resolved through peer review of content by a non-conflicting reviewer.

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