{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Retrospective Review of Calcaneal Fractures Treated With Minimally Invasive Sinus Tarsi Approach for Open Reduction and Internal Fixation

Activity Steps


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.

Purpose of Activity

The purpose of this study was to retrospectively analyze a cohort of operatively treated calcaneal fractures and to describe radiographic outcomes and associated surgical complications.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Assess calcaneal fracture patients for risk of wound complications.
  2. Describe the manoeuvres used to reduce calcaneal fractures intra-operatively.
  3. Explain a method of dealing with bony defects during calcaneal fracture surgery.
Price: $10.00


  • ACCME 1.0 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 1.0 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: TFAS0621
Published: June 2021
Expires: 5/31/2023
Required Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Eoin Fahey, MCh, MRCS, Mark Curtin, MCh, MRCS, and Ruairi MacNiocaill, MCh, FRCS
Specialties: Orthopedics, Podiatry, Surgery