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 common tendinopathies of the hand and wrist 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:
1. Discuss the pathophysiology, typical presentation, and diagnosis of common tendinopathies of the hand and wrist, such as trigger finger, de Quervain tenosynovitis, and intersection syndrome.
2. Describe recommended nonsurgical and surgical treatment options for the management of common tendinopathies of the hand and wrist.
3. Review reported outcomes of patients with common tendinopathies of the hand and wrist.
4. Explain potential complications associated with the management of common tendinopathies of the hand and wrist, and discuss strategies to avoid these pitfalls.
Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
CME expires July 2023