• Sports Medicine Self-Study 1st Edition

    Boost your ability to evaluate the stage and severity of sport injuries while diversifying your physical examination techniques.

    Expert faculty from medical and osteopathic fields will give you a wide range of tools to help you build diagnostic skills and tap into new ways to treat joint and sports related injuries and sports-specific conditions.

    Approved for up to 23 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through June 8, 2025.


    • Online access to content
    • Downloadable PDF syllabus

    AAFP Member: $655
    New Physician: $605
    Student or Resident: $435
    Other Health Care Professional: $655
    Nonmember: $855
    • Interactive videos that include answering questions as you go
    • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation
    • Online post-test*
    • Online syllabus of slide presentations
    • Start or continue a presentation at any time.

    *Post-test MUST be completed to claim CME credit.
    Estimated time to complete activity: 23 hours

    PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible. 
    Access to online content ends June 8, 2025.

    At the end of this activity, you will be able to:

    • Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury.
    • Review examination techniques, including range of motion, stability, bone alignment and assessment of soft tissue swelling/masses.
    • Evaluate and diagnose common musculoskeletal conditions and diseases.
    • Prepare evidence-based treatment recommendations for patients with musculoskeletal injuries and disorders including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic strategies.
    • Counsel patients who participate in organized sports or rigorous athletics on injury avoidance and use of protective gear.
    • Acute Knee Pain
    • Acute Shoulder Pain
    • Ankle Pain
    • Chronic Knee Pain
    • Chronic Shoulder Pain
    • Common Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Injuries
    • Concussion
    • Developing MedFest/Getting Family Physicians More Involved with IDD Patients
    • Elbow and Wrist Pain: A Flick, a Twist and a Fall
    • Exercise is Medicine: Moving Your Patients to Better Health
    • Foot Pain
    • Hand and Finger Injuries
    • Hip Pain
    • Musculoskeletal Imaging Modalities
    • Orthobiologics and Injectables for Common MSK Conditions
    • Osteoarthritis in the Old and Young
    • Preparticipation Screening: The New PPE5:  What You Need to Know
    • Resuming Physical Activity after an Acute Illness, including COVID 19 – an EB
    • Sports Medicine Radiology Rounds
    • Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes
    • High-speed broadband connection required for online access.
    • Latest version of FirefoxSafari, or Chrome on Windows or Macintosh computers or tablets.
    • Latest version of Adobe Reader.

    The AAFP has reviewed Sports Medicine Self-Study 1st Edition and deemed it acceptable for up to 23 Enduring Materials, Self-Study AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 6/8/2022 to 6/8/2025. 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 Materials for a maximum of 23 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the 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.

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