AJSM Current Concepts (Journal CME)


The American Journal of Sports Medicine’s Current Concepts CME activity tests your knowledge and application of material presented in Current Concept articles.  Earn one credit per article towards your Part II MOC CME requirements after completing a short online post-test and evaluation.  This activity provides you with researched-based information and application of critical topics in sports medicine with the most updated information for you to reflect, evaluate, and use in your practice. 

This is an easy and convenient way to get your Orthopaedic CME credits for articles that you are already reading!

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Open Versus Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure for - April 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the arthroscopic Latarjet procedure for anterior shoulder instability.
  2. Describe the differences in clinical outcomes between open and arthroscopic Latarjet procedure.
  3. Determine whether it is beneficial to do the Latarjet procedure open or arthroscopically.


1 CME Credit


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CC2019M
Patellar Redislocation Rates and Clinical - April 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the anatomical insertion site of medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL).
  2. Discuss the role of medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) as a medial stabilizer of patella.
  3. Compare the kind of reconstruction techniques of medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL).


1 CME Credit


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Ulnar Nerve Complications After Ulnar Collateral -April 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Cite the overall post-operative complication rate in regards to the ulnar nerve.
  2. Identify the potential benefits/pitfalls associated with different approaches to the UCL.
  3. Describe the relationship between post-operative neuropathy and ulnar nerve transposition in UCLR versus in-situ preservation of the nerve.
  4. Identify the challenges associated with the original procedure and the reason for development of new techniques.
  5. Identify trends in surgical treatment in UCLR that have been demonstrated in the literature.
  6. List the reasons for modification of Jobe’s original technique and that detachment of the FPM necessitated ulnar nerve transposition.
  7. Explain that studies comparing sports surgeons to hand surgeons show no significant difference in operative technique or post-operative complication rates.
  8. Identify the management of early post-operative complications associated with UCLR.


1 CME Credit


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CC2019K
Risk Factors for Elbow and Shoulder Injuries - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss with patients, parents and coaches the evidence-based independent risk factors for elbow and shoulder injuries in adolescent baseball players
  2. Refer parents to the available resources on pitch count guidelines


1 CME Credit


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Nonsurgical Treatments of Patellar Tendinopathy - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Explain the most effective conservative treatment options for patellar tendinopathy
  2. Summarize clinical data on outcomes of the different conservative treatments for patellar tendinopathy and explain to the patient the real expectation for a particular treatment
  3. Identify the appropriate management for the treatment of this condition


1 CME Credit


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CC2019I
Reporting of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Preparation - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Explain the multiple nomenclatures used for mesenchymal stem cells.
  2. Describe the deficiencies in many studies regarding the reporting of variables that may critically determine the outcome of mesenchymal stem cell-based therapies.
  3. Discuss the wide variety of mesenchymal stem cell preparations that are currently being used to treat many different musculoskeletal conditions.


1 CME Credit


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CC2019H
Lateral Augmentation Procedures in ACL - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the anatomy and biomechanical considerations in lateral augmentation procedures
  2. Explain the indications for lateral augmentation in ACL-R
  3. Discuss the current outcome data with lateral augmentation in ACL-R


1 CME Credit


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CC2019G
The Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss the use of platelet-rich plasma for arthroscopic rotator cuff repair.
  2. Describe the differences between various preparation methods of platelet-rich plasma, and how they affect clinical outcomes.
  3. Determine whether it is beneficial to use platelet-rich plasma for arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, and which preparation method may be most beneficial.


1 CME Credit


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CC2019F
Meniscus Root Repair vs Meniscectomy - March 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify the survival curves of various treatment options of non-operative treatment, meniscectomy and meniscal root repair for posterior medial meniscus root tears.
  2. Describe the factors that most influence the cost effectiveness of meniscus root repair.


1 CME Credit


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CC2019E
The Role of Meniscus Tears in Spontaneous - Feb 2019

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the etiology of "spontaneous osteonecrosis" of the knee and recognize that it has been demonstrated to be due to subchondral insufficiency fractures in osteopenic bone.
  2. Explain that while SONK is likely to be multifactorial, it has frequently been reported to be associated with meniscus tears and in particular posterior horn medial meniscus root tears.
  3. Recognize the causes and etiology of SONK and acknowledge that the nomenclature should be revisited, considering instead as "subchondral insufficiency fractures of the knee” (SIFK).


1 CME Credit


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