Musculoskeletal and Sports Care Self-Study Package - 10th Edition

New Edition!

Strengthen Your Care, Help Your Patients Play at Their Best

Designed to help family physicians better diagnose and treat musculoskeletal injuries, the AAFP’s 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, and swelling. The package also includes guidance to promote healthy lifestyle for all types of patients, including geriatric and those living with chronic disease all on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.

This dynamic, 31-session video self-study was recorded from the AAFP Musculoskeletal and Sports Care live course. Use it 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. 
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Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up to 28.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through February 12, 2023.
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You Get:

  • 31 video presentations, 30-60 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each presentation
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 298-plus page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • USB flash drive with video and audio files plus syllabus (online premium package only)
  • Audio CDs of presentations (online premium package 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 (online premium package only)

  • Standard CD Play - listen from your home, office, or car
  • MP3 Audio - rip to your MP3 player and learn on the go


*Post-test MUST be completed to claim CME credit.

Estimated time to complete package: 29 hours

Choose the package that's right for you:

Online Package

This package includes: 

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible.  
 

AAFP Member:$695
New Physician:$645
Student or Resident:$475
Allied Health:$695
Nonmember:$875

Note: Access to online content ends February 12, 2023.

Online Premium Package

This package includes:

  • online access to content
  • downloadable PDF syllabus

PLUS:

  • full-color printed syllabus
  • USB flash drive with content files
  • audio CDs of presentations

PC, Mac, smartphone, and tablet compatible.
 

AAFP Member:$795
New Physician:$745
Resident:$575
Allied Health:$795
Nonmember:$975

Note: Access to online content ends February 12, 2023.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in 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.

Topics

  • Cervical Spine Injury Evaluation and Management
  • Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, and Opioid Alternatives
  • Complementary Alternative Medicine for Musculoskeletal Conditions
  • Concussions
  • Exercise Recommendations, Benefits, and Fads
  • Injectables: Steroids, PRP, Prolotherapy, Stem Cells, etc.
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Ankle
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Foot
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Hip
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Knee – Acute
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Knee – Chronic
  • Lower Body Injury Evaluation and Management
  • Lumbar Spine Injury Evaluation and Management
  • Medical Clearance for Sports
  • Musculoskeletal Imaging
  • Osteoarthritis in the Old and Young
  • Pediatric Overuse Injuries
  • Performance Enhancing Supplements
  • Physical Examination of the Upper Extremities
  • Practical Clinical Applications Day 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout vs. Pseudogout
  • Sudden Cardiac Death and Screening
  • The Sports Medicine Team
  • Upper Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Elbow
  • Upper Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Hand and Fingers
  • Upper Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Shoulder – Acute
  • Upper Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Shoulder – Chronic
  • Upper Body Injury Evaluation and Management – Wrist

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CME Credit Statement

This Enduring Material activity, Musculoskeletal and Sports Care 10th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 28.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins Febuary 13, 2020. Term of approval is for 3 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 28.5 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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