Topics will include the history and evolution of limb lengthening, tenets of limb lengthening with external and internal fixation, presentation of conditions treated with deformity correction and limb lengthening, muscle and soft tissue response to limb lengthening, pain and anxiety management, surgical management techniques, hospital-based and outpatient management of the lengthening patient, rehabilitation protocols, splint management and fabrication techniques.
*2 optional days of observation are available for course participants. Tuition includes participation in the educational program and handouts. Additional questions: please reach out to the unLIMBited Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The unLIMBited Foundation is unique in that it is one of, if not the only, charitable endeavor advocating and providing financial assistance for temporary housing during limb saving and life changing treatments.
unLIMBited Foundation previously “The Paley Foundation”