Joint Exam Mastery for Primary Care - Online CME Course
Darryl S. Chutka, M.D.
Aaron J. Krych, M.D.
This is an online course recommended for primary care providers. The course combines Mayo Clinic Talks podcast interviews about common musculoskeletal injuries and their clinical presentations with video demonstrations of joint exams as performed by Mayo Clinic orthopedic specialists.
This activity is appropriate for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the primary care setting.
Upon conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the proper technique for examining the major joints causing symptoms as commonly seen in a primary care practice.
- Describe when a primary care provider should refer patients with joint symptoms to an orthopedist or sports medicine specialist for evaluation.
- Recall the management of traumatic brain injuries in children.
Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.
Mayo Clinic Faculty:
Peter C. Amadio, M.D.
Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.
Christopher L. Camp, M.D.
Kristina M. Colbenson, M.D.
Eric M. Crowley, L.A.T., A.T.C.
Sherilyn W. Driscoll, M.D.
Elena Jelsing, M.D.
Sanjeev Kakar, M.D.
Corey M. Kunzer, P.T., D.P.T., SCS
Edward R. Laskowski, M.D.
Kelechi R. Okoroha MD
Daniel B. Ryssman, M.D.
Daniel B. F. Saris, M.D., Ph.D.
David B. Soma, M.D.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. Approval is valid until 09/15/2024. This activity is designated for 10.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 10.25 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 10.25 AAPA Category 1
- 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 10.25 ANCC
- 10.25 Attendance