DVD format - computer use only
This easy-to-navigate procedural skills activity is designed to help family physicians evaluate the purpose for joint injections and aspiration; compare musculoskeletal injections by joint site, steroid agent and dosage; identify potential side effects; counsel patients; and assess the benefits of adding musculoskeletal injections to practice.
Approved for up to 2 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through September 30, 2015. View CME Credit Statement »
Submission of post-test is required to claim CME credit. AAFP member ID or purchase invoice information required for post-test log in.
This DVD-ROM package features focused video segments, custom illustrations, video demonstrations and supporting material covering the following regions:
Written by Mark H. Mirabelli, MD, FAAFP. Illustrated by JDimes Medivisual Communications.
Estimated time required to complete this self-study program: 2 hours.
You must have a DVD drive. For optimal performance, we recommend:
After completing this activity, take the post-test to receive CME credit.
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This enduring material activity, Joint Injections and Aspiration, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins October 1, 2012. Term of approval is for two years from this date with option for yearly renewal. This activity has been renewed from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015. 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 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Joint Injections and Aspiration: Self-Study