Joint Injections and Aspiration Self-Study Package - Edition 2.1
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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.
- Assess the benefits of adding musculoskeletal injections to practice.
This activity was videotaped at an AAFP CME live course and has been developed for the self-study user.
This self-study package is approved for up to 2 AAFP Prescribed credits; 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
CME credit approved through July 30, 2020. View all statements and agreements »
- Video demonstrations
- Topics include: informed consent, shoulder, tender point, elbow, hand, hip, knee, and feet.
- Compatible with smartphones and tablets (online access only)
Estimated time required to complete this self-study activity: 2 hours
Study when and where you want. Smartphone / tablet compatible.
Note: Access to online content ends July 30, 2020.
- Latest version of Internet Explorer(windows.microsoft.com), Firefox(www.mozilla.org), Safari(www.apple.com), or Chrome(www.google.com) on Windows or Macintosh computers or tablets.
- Latest version of Adobe Reader(www.adobe.com).
- Adobe Flash(get.adobe.com) is required to view presentations and videos on Windows or Macintosh computers or tablets.
- High-speed broadband connection required.
This Enduring Material activity, Joint Injections and Aspiration Edition 2.1, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins July 31, 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 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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 »