American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting - Chicago 2019

Dr. Haleem, currently serving as the Chair-Elect of the Young Physicians' Committee in the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, moderated the Resident Scholar Pre-meeting Course with 80 attendees from residency programs from all over the USA.

The session was attended by Current AOFAS President, Dr. Chris Coetzee and President-Elect Dr. William McGarvey. During the course of the meeting, Dr. Haleem's team had a podium presentation on "Opioid Consumption after Elective Foot and Ankle Surgery

CHICAGO — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Zackary P. Burrow, MD and Amgad M. Haleem, MD, PhD, spoke about a study that looked at patient-reported opioid consumption after outpatient foot and ankle surgery. They found they were prescribing patients more opioids than they needed. Patients did not need about one-third of opioids they were prescribed.

CONTACTS (USA)

800 Stanton L Young Blvd, Williams Pavilion, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Suite 3400, Oklahoma City, OK, 73117, USA

Tel: +1 405-271-BONE

amgad-haleem@ouhsc.edu

CONTACTS (EGYPT)

Kasr Al-Ainy Hospital, Cairo University, College of Medicine, EL Manial,
Cairo,Egypt

haleem@kasralainy.edu.eg

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