Chronic Conditions Self-Study Package

Chronic Conditions CME package binder
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Chronic conditions are one of the greatest public health problems of the 21st century.

New topic! Gain a wide-ranging overview of family medicine-specific content related to chronic disease and learn best practices and evidence-based information to prepare effective treatment plans for condition management, formulate strategies to counsel patients on behavior modification, and more.

Use this self-study package to help prepare for modules of the ABFM recertification exam including Ambulatory Family Medicine, Child and Adolescent Care, Geriatrics, Maternity Care, and Emergent/Urgent Care among others.

Earn CME Credit

Approved for up to 23.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 23.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. CME credit approved through August 25, 2017. View CME Credit Statement »

Submission of post-test required to claim CME credit. AAFP member ID or purchase invoice information required for post-test log in.

Package Details

Featuring recorded content from the AAFP Chronic Conditions live course, this interactive self-study package includes:       

  • 31 lectures between 30 and 60 minutes in length
  • Opportunities to report CME and evaluate after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ to briefly halt the presentation
  • 350+ page, full-color syllabus
  • Online post-test
  • 16 audio CDs (flash drive package only)
  • Wide range of topics. View list of topics »

Online access valid one year from purchase date of online-inclusive package.
Estimated time required to complete this self-study program: 24 hours

Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access +
Flash Drive

Best value! A one-year online subscription and 8 GB USB drive. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes print and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$595.00
New Physician:$520.00
Resident:$395.00
Allied Health:$520.00
Nonmember:$775.00
Single-Format Packages

Flash Drive

Convenient, portable access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an 8 GB USB flash drive, 16 audio CDs, and color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $545.00
New Physician:$470.00
Resident:$365.00
Allied Health:$545.00
Nonmember:$725.00

Online Access

Study when and where you want with a one-year online subscription. Smartphone / tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member: $495.00
New Physician:$420.00
Resident:$295.00
Allied Health:$495.00
Nonmember:$675.00

Chronic Conditions Self-Study Package Topics

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use/Prevention
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bleeding and Clotting Disorders
  • Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Overview
  • Care Coordination/Transition of Care Overview
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Headache Pain
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Opioid Therapy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes – Next Steps
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Lupus
  • Mood Disorders, Depression and Bipolar Disorders
  • Nutritional Supplements
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis and Osteopenia
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Stroke
  • Viral Hepatitis

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Chronic Conditions Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 23.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins August 26, 2014. Term of approval is for three years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 23.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.