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The Diabetic Foot: But Isn't It Just a Foot?


Total Credits: 1 including 1 AOA Category 1-A Credit(s)

Average Rating:
   13
Topics:
AOA Category 1-A Credit |  Diabetes |  Family Medicine |  Infectious Disease |  Inflammation |  Primary Care |  Podiatry |  Surgery
Faculty:
Joshua Musson, DPM, AACFAS, DABMP, FACPM
Duration:
55 Minutes
Expiration:
Never expires.


Description

This session will focus on the importance of appropriate foot care for diabetic patients.

Learning Objectives:
•    Discuss the importance diabetic foot care and why we care 
•    Explain how to work up a lower extremity infection and improve outcomes 
•    Summarize important factors for what we can do to prevent diabetic foot problems

Accreditation Statement:
The Montana Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians and designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A credit and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.

Planning Disclosure:
The Montana Osteopathic Medical Association (MOMA) planned and implemented this program in partnership with Billings Clinic. The Montana Osteopathic Medical Association Education Planning Committee has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients relative to the content of this presentation.

Grievance Policy:
All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance.  Initially, all grievances should be directed to the MOMA 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.

Handouts

Faculty

Joshua Musson, DPM, AACFAS, DABMP, FACPM's Profile

Joshua Musson, DPM, AACFAS, DABMP, FACPM Related Seminars and Products


Dr. Joshua Musson was born in a small town outside of Toronto, Canada.  He  attended Brigham Young University-Idaho, where he studied public health.  He obtained his medical degree from Barry University in Miami Florida.  He graduated in the Pi Delta Honor society as one of the top in his class.  He completed his 3 year surgical residency at Intermountain Medical Center, a level 1 trauma center, in Murray, Utah.  During his third year of residency, he served as Chief Resident instructing and educating the other 17 residents in his program.  Throughout residency, he spent an extensive amount of time working with diabetic wounds and diabetic wound prevention.  He has gained a passion for wound care and trying to save limbs using the most up to date research.  He continues to provide a much needed wound care service to the people of Burley, Idaho, and has established a wound care clinic with the general surgery department.


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Total Reviews: 13