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Common Lower Extremity Injuries

Total Credits: 1 including 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

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Adolescent |  AMA PRA Category 1 Credit |  AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Family Medicine |  Inflammation |  Musculoskeletal System |  Neurovascular |  Primary Care |  Pediatric Medicine |  Physical Therapy |  Sports Medicine |  Surgery
Eric Reynolds, MD, CAQSM
57 Minutes
Access till 01/18/2025 after purchase.


This program will expire and must be completed by 01/18/25.

*** Please note this program will also be found as part of the 8-Credit program Simply CME #5: A Potpourri of Topics for the Practicing Physician. If you have already completed Simply CME #5, you will not want to choose this program. If you want to learn more about Simply CME #5: A Potpourri of Topics for the Practicing Physician, choose “Media Types” above and select “Classroom.” ***

This presentation will examine common lower extremity injuries.  How to examine, diagnose, and treat these common lower extremity injuries will be analyzed and discussed. When PCP's should refer patients to an orthopedic physician will be articulated.  PCP's and Orthopedic physicians should attend this presentation.

Learning Objectives:
•    Know common lower extremity injuries that present frequently in the outpatient setting
•    Better grasp basic underlying anatomy
•    Understand when routine and advanced imagines indicated
•    Be able to better perform routine hip, knee, and ankle exam
•    Know when to refer on to a specialist

Accreditation Statement:
Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians.  MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A CME credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation.

The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsä.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Disclosure:
None of the planners for this educational activity have a relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Grievance Policy for AOA Credit:
All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance.  Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee.  All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt.  If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, they can submit a complaint in writing to the Bureau of Osteopathic Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.




Eric Reynolds, MD, CAQSM's Profile

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Dr. Eric Reynolds is a sports medicine and pediatrics physician at MercyOne Des Moines Pediatrics Urgent Care Clinic, Des Moines, Iowa. He serves as the medical director for this clinic. Dr. Reynolds graduated with his bachelor's degree in Integrative Physiology in 2010 from the University of Iowa, in Iowa City, Iowa. He graduated in 2014 with his Doctor of Medicine degree also from the University of Iowa. He completed his residency in pediatrics at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 2017 before completing one year as Chief Resident in 2018. He then moved to Cleveland, Ohio, where he completed his primary care sports medicine fellowship at University Hospitals/Rainbow Babies and Children in 2019, treating patients and athletes of all ages. Dr. Reynolds is board certified in General Pediatrics and Sports Medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Dr. Reynolds specializes in musculoskeletal complaints, diagnostic ultrasound, and concussion management with associated return-to-play decisions. His areas of expertise are diagnosing and managing many common musculoskeletal injuries for patients of all ages. This includes acute muscle or ligament injury, non-surgical fractures, osteoarthritis - including ultrasound-guided injections of any joint, stress fractures, and pediatric overuse injuries.  

Dr. Reynolds enjoys biking, running, and spending time with his wife and son outside of work.

Dr. Reynolds discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.



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