Advances in Surgical Techniques Leveraging ECM for Soft Tissue Reconstruction
JAMES M. COTTOM, DPM, FACFAS
Director, Florida Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Center Fellowship
Florida Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Center
STEPHEN F. BADYLAK, DVM, PhD, MD
Professor, Department of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
ANDREW RADER, DPM
Indiana Foot & Ankle
Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center
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After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Examine the scientific impact and value of decellularization of ECM
- Investigate the benefits of ECM on surgical outcomes (reduction of hospital readmissions and scarring) and explore patient populations that would most benefit
- Explore techniques and clinical outcomes of ECM use in surgical wounds and soft tissue
- Apply the science of ECM to clinical applications
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Release Date: December 22, 2022
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Dr. Badylak: Consultant — Triad/Convatec
Dr. Cottom: Consultant/Royalties — Arthrex; Consultant — Convatec; Research Funding — Atross; Stockholder/Royalties — Gramercy, Kinos/Restor3D
Dr. Rader: Consultant — Convatec; Speakers' Bureau — Organogenesis
Daniel Federman, MD
Chief of Medicine
Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
West Haven, CT
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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