Real-world scenarios. Relevant learning.
Build your critical thinking and problem-solving skills with this program based on real patient cases.
In this journal-based CME activity, you will review the principles of management for Scheuermann kyphosis by following an evolving patient case scenario based on a recent article from the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS).
After the reading, you will complete an assessment to test your orthopaedic knowledge, problem solving, and clinical decision-making skills.
As a result of completing this program, I am able to:
- Describe the typical clinical presentation of an adult with Scheuermann kyphosis.
- Explain the appropriate radiographic evaluation for a patient with Scheuermann kyphosis.
- Discuss general principles for the nonsurgical and surgical management of Scheuermann kyphosis in adults.
- Review the method for fusion level selection in a patient with Scheuermann kyphosis.
Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
CME expires May 2023