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 decision making in the management of acute proximal humerus fracture 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:
- Explain how the anatomy and biomechanics of the acromioclavicular joint relate to accepted acromioclavicular joint injury classification systems.
- Summarize the evaluation of a patient with an acromioclavicular joint injury, including appropriate physical examination tests and imaging studies.
- Describe reported outcomes and complications of nonsurgical and surgical management of acromioclavicular joint injuries.
- Discuss commonly described surgical techniques for acromioclavicular joint stabilization.
Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
CME expires 2023