Joint Injections and Aspiration Self-Study Package - Edition 2.1

Joint injection CME procedural package

Refine Your Skills

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.

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 2 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through July 30, 2020.
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You Get:

  • 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

Choose the package that's right for you:

Flash Drive Package

  • Video demonstrations
  • USB flash drive with content
  • PC and Mac compatible


AAFP Member:$89.95
New Physician:$89.95
Student or Resident:$69.95
Allied Health:$89.95

Online Package

  • Video demonstrations
  • Online access to content
  • PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible


AAFP Member:$79.95
New Physician:$79.95
Student or Resident$59.95
Allied Health:$79.95

Note: Access to online content ends July 30, 2020.

System Requirements

CME Credit Statement

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.
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