Clinical Procedures Workshops

Musculoskeletal Injections: Joint and Soft Tissue Injections

This interactive session will demonstrate the most common joint and soft tissue injections that are encountered by family physicians in daily practice. Teaching methods used include didactic presentation, videos, and hands-on work with others as well as using needles on mannequins. Participants should wear loose fitting clothing to this session - preferably shorts and sleeveless shirts.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

1:30 - 4:30 p.m. (CME419) or

Thursday, October 11, 2018

8:00 - 11:00 a.m. (CME420) or 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. (CME421) or

Friday, October 12, 2018

2:00 - 5:00 p.m. (CME422)


From attending this session, you will be able to:

  • Compare musculoskeletal injections by joint site, steroid agent and dose, and potential side effects that may occur.
  • Evaluate whether joint injections are for patients’ pain relief, to reduce inflammation or mobility improvement.
  • Perform joint injections on models.

If you have already registered for the 2018 AAFP FMX, simply return to your confirmation page or call (800) 274-2237 to register for this course.