AOFAS

AcronymDefinition
AOFASAmerican Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
AOFASAustralian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
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The initial interview guide developed in conjunction with AOFAS contained open-ended prompts for questions about (a) the process of diagnosis, education, and community support for students and families; (b) participant perspectives on the provision of services for students with FASD; and (c) the perspective of the families who received these services.
Sharon Dreeben, who chairs the AOFAS Public Education Committee, said the guiding principle should be pain.
The investigators reported that 91% of the patients had improvement in their pain, with a significant number of patients having an improvement in their AOFAS scores.
Slides from the presentation will be filed by the Company as an exhibit to a Form 8-K following the AOFAS meeting.
Wright Medical's PRO-TOE[TM] VO Hammertoe Fixation System and other foot and ankle product solutions such as the INBONE([R]) Total Ankle Replacement Systems, PROPHECY([R]) INBONE([R]) Pre-Operative Navigation Guides and CLAW([R]) II Polyaxial Compression Plates will be on display at Wright's exhibit booth (#101) from June 20 to 23, 2012 at the AOFAS 2012 Annual Meeting taking place at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel in San Diego, CA.
Easley will focus much of his term on AOFAS strategic development and optimizing education for orthopaedic surgeons and patients as it relates to disorders of the musculoskeletal system of the foot and ankle.
The mean postoperative AOFAS hindfoot score was 85 for the study group.
Acumed will be in Booth 441 at AOFAS, which will draw more than 700 participants to the venue in Long Beach, California.
Baumhauer has a long history with AOFAS, as a member of the AOFAS finance committee and a reviewer for the Foot & Ankle International journal.
For four weeks, AOFAS volunteers traveled to hospitals and rehab centers in Ba Vi Province, Hai Phong City, Vihn City and the capital city of Hanoi, treating patients and working with local orthopaedic surgeons.
Building off of the AOFAS Choosing Wisely point "Don't perform surgery for plantar fasciitis before trying six months of non-operative care," the AOFAS worked closely with a Consumer Reports writing team to produce the two-page PDF.