Practical Advances in Musculoskeletal
and Sports Care Self-Study Package -
8th Edition

New release!

Strengthen Your Care, Help Your Patients Play at Their Best

Designed to help family physicians better diagnose and treat musculoskeletal injuries, the AAFP’s Practical Advances in Musculoskeletal and Sports Care Self-Study Package is an evidence-based, learning solution built to help you boost your ability to evaluate injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of injury, and increase your repertoire of physical examination techniques including range of motion, bone alignment, swelling, and more—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.

Use this dynamic self-study video tool to better prepare for Sports Medicine module of the ABFM recertification examination as well as the certification/recertification examination for the Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Sports Medicine. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 24.75 AAFP Prescribed credits; 24.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

CME credit approved through June 6, 2019.
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You Get:

  • 25 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 300-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:

Video

  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go

Audio

  • 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: 25 hours

LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS SELF-STUDY PACKAGE

 
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

Flash Drive +
Online Access

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
Resident:$395
Allied Health:$595
Nonmember:$775
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
Resident:$365
Allied Health:$545
Nonmember:$725

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
Resident:$295
Allied Health:$495
Nonmember:$675

Topics

  • Ankle and Foot Evaluation and Examination
  • Case Studies/Hot Topics in Sports Medicine
  • Cervical Evaluation and Examination
  • Concussion and Return to Play Guidelines
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Elbow Evaluation and Examination
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Female Athlete Triad
  • The Geriatric Athlete
  • Hand and Wrist Evaluation and Examination
  • Hip Evaluation and Examination
  • Imaging Modalities in Sports Medicine
  • Knee Evaluation and Examination
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Evaluation and Examination
  • Nutritional and Dietary Supplements
  • Osteopathic Manual Manipulation
  • Osteoporosis
  • Performance-Enhancing Drugs
  • The Preparticipation Evaluation
  • Shoulder Evaluation and Examination
  • Sickle Cell and the Athlete
  • Sprains, Strains, and Dislocations
  • Tendon and Bursal Disorders
  • Wound Care

System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Practical Advances in Musculoskeletal and Sports Care Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 24.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins June 7, 2016. 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 24.75 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. View more credit agreements »

Completed this activity?

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

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