The Canadian Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA)


The Canadian Podiatric Medical Association is a non-profit organization working on behalf of its members – Canada’s premier foot specialists. We are dedicated to enhancing the profession of podiatry and increasing awareness among Canadians about the importance of good foot health care...


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About the CPMA

The Canadian Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) acts as the national voice for
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The 21st Annual Georgia Summit, offering 32 CECH.
French Quarter Conference
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Foot Health

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October 11, 2019

Mechanical engineer’s simple running hack is fun and increases efficiency

​Date: October 8, 2019 Source: University of California – Santa Barbara As counterintuitive as it might feel to bind the shoes for better running endurance, the test subjects reportedly became comfortable with the band almost instantly and no one tripped. According to Hawkes, the band […]
October 8, 2019

Happy International Podiatry Day to all podiatrists and patients

Join us for International Podiatry Day! On October 8th FIP-IFP will celebrate the second edition of International Podiatry Day! Take a selfie with your coworkers or with your favorite instrument in your work environment. Go to Facebook-page of IPD (www.facebook.com/IntPodiatryday) A post will be available […]
October 1, 2019

PodiatryToday article: Can Fish Skin Grafts Have An Impact For Complex Diabetic Lower Extremity Wounds?

From the article in the October issue of PodiatryToday: The Kerecis Omega3 Wound graft is a unique fish skin-derived graft that shows promising results in healing complex diabetic wounds as well as postoperative surgical wound dehiscence. In our case series, all three patients used an […]
September 9, 2019
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Transmetatarsal amputation: A 12 year retrospective case review of outcomes

Diabetic foot sequalae incurs a significant economic burden with substantial morbidity and mortality implications for patients. Establishing effective limb salvage techniques such as transmetatarsal amputation (TMA) is essential to offer viable alternatives to major limb amputation in severe foot infection, where outcomes are variable and […]