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Friday, December 14, 2012

“Changing Technology in Diagnostics –

Objective Gait Assessment”

 

Bijan Najafi, PhD

Associate Professor of Surgery and Director

interdisciplinary Consortium on Advanced Motion Performance (iCAMP)

Associate Member of Arizona Cancer Center (AZCC)

Scientific Member of the University of Arizona Center on Aging (ACOA)

Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA)

University of Arizona, College of Medicine

CME Presentation

7:30 a.m.: Radiology Conference, Sitterley Board Room, Room, 8305 

9:00 a.m.: Grand Rounds, Sitterley Board Room, Room 8305

Objectives: Participants should be able to:

1. Describe novel tools for objective assessment of gait

2. Discuss the application of spatio-temporal parameters of gait for diagnosis,

intervention, and outcome evaluation

3. Discuss the application of plantar pressure assessment for diagnosis, intervention,

and outcome evaluation

 

Target Audience: Physicians and other health care providers

Methodology: Lecture

Disclosure: Dr. Najafi has nothing to disclose