Family Medicine Update Self-Study Package - 1st Edition


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Stay up-to-date with the very latest in medicine:

Current, evidence-based information on clinical issues you see every day

Recorded from the 2014 AAFP Family Medicine Update live course, the AAFP Family Medicine Update Self-Study Package will allow you to hone your clinical skills on a wide-range of family medicine topics—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.

This 43-session video self-study package is a comprehensive, evidence-based, learning mechanism built to help you do what you do best—take the best care of your patients. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 42 AAFP Prescribed credits; 42 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CME credit approved through February 9, 2018.
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You Get:

  • 43 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each    
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation  
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations    
  • Full-color, 500-plus page syllabus    
  • Online post-test*
  • Audio CDs of presentations (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:


  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go


  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car (flash drive and combination packages only)
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go


*Post-test MUST be submitted to claim CME credit.
AAFP member ID or purchase invoice required for post-test log in

Estimated time to complete package: 42 hours

Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access + Flash Drive

Best value! Online subscription, USB flash drive, and audio CDs. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$895
New Physician:$845
Allied Health:$895
Single-format package

Flash Drive

Portable, easy access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an USB flash drive, audio CDs, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$845
New Physician:$795
Allied Health:$845

Online Access

Study when and where you want with online access to all your self-study materials. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$795
New Physician:$745
Allied Health:$795


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  • Arrhythmias and Dysrhythmias
  • Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, and Eczema
  • Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
  • Care of Cancer Survivors
  • Childhood Screening
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease
  • Diabetes (Advanced)
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Overtreatment
  • Geriatric Pharmacology
  • Gout and Hyperuricemia
  • Headache
  • Hepatitis C
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Human Papillomavirus
  • Hypertension in Adults and the Elderly
  • Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
  • ICD-10
  • Immunization Update
  • Limping Pediatric Diagnosis
  • Lipid Disorders
  • The Lumbar Spine and Hip
  • Mood Disorders, Depression and Bipolar Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques (Bursitis, Shoulder, Tendonitis)
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging Modalities
  • Nail Disorders Update
  • Novel (New) Oral Anticoagulants (NOACs)
  • Obesity
  • Patient Adherence and Shared Decision Making
  • Pre-Participation Screening
  • Return to Play Guidelines
  • Rhinitis and Epistaxis
  • Screening for Lung Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Update
  • Sprains, Strains and Dislocations
  • Syncope
  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
  • Well Woman Care

System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Family Medicine Update Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 42 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins February 10, 2015. Term of approval is for three years from this date with the option of yearly renewal. 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 42 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. View more credit agreements »

Completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.