Emergency and Urgent Care
Self-Study Package - 8th Edition

Refine Emergency Care Skills, Master Best Practices

Learn the latest evidence-based treatment and evaluation information with help from this comprehensive self-study package.

Recorded from the AAFP’s Emergency and Urgent Care live course, this 26-session video self-study package allows you to both hone your clinical skills and review key issues that include opioid education, OB emergencies, DNR discussions, and sepsis—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats. View topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 22.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CME credit approved through May 22, 2020.
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You Get:

  • 26 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 250-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: 23 hours



Completed this activity?

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

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

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:$595
New Physician:$545
Allied Health:$595

Note: Access to online content ends May 22, 2020.

Single-Format Packages

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:$545
New Physician:$495
Allied Health:$545

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:$495
New Physician:$445
Allied Health:$495

Note: Access to online content ends May 22, 2020.


  • Acute Red Eye
  • Animal Bites and Stings
  • Chronic Pain Management: Case Study
  • Current State of Emergency and Urgent Care for Family Physicians
  • DNR Discussions
  • Epistaxis
  • Fatal Headaches
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies – Acute Abdominal Pain
  • International Traveler Disease Recognition: Zika Virus & Others
  • Interventions to Abandon in the ED/UC
  • Medical Apps
  • Neurologic Emergencies
  • New Antibiotics
  • Obstetric Emergencies
  • Opioid Addiction Management
  • Palliative Care Approach to the Terminally Ill in the Emergency Department
  • Patient Satisfaction and Healthcare Literacy
  • Pediatric Emergencies
  • Physician Wellness and Resilience: Dealing With Workplace Harassment
  • Physician Wellness and Resilience: Management of the Unruly Patient
  • Respiratory Emergencies: Acute Dyspnea
  • Sepsis: Recognition and Management
  • Sore Throats that Kill
  • Top 10 Hot Topics
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Emergencies
  • Wound Care

System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Emergency and Urgent Care 8th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins May 23, 2017. 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 22.75 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.
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Completed this activity?

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

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