{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasound in Detecting Distal Radius Fractures in a Pediatric Population

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Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Outline effectiveness and utility of sports ultrasound in diagnosing the commonly occurring pediatric distal radius fractures
  2. Describe the advantages and disadvantages of sports ultrasound
  3. Describe sonographic evidence of torus type fracture
  4. Discuss the utility of imaging, radiographic or ultrasound in the management of pediatric forearm injuries
Price: $25.00


  • ACCME 2.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: CJSM01218
Published: January 2019
Expires: 12/9/2020
Required Passing Score: 6/8 (75%)
Authors: Chae Ko, MD, Matthew Baird, MD, Matthew Close, DO, and Kyle J. Cassas, MD