Shoulder and Elbow


NEW 2019 Shoulder and Elbow Self-Assessment Examination

Konrad I. Gruson, MD

Deepen your knowledge of shoulder and elbow with the NEW 2019 Self-Assessment Examination. Up to 10 CME credits/100 multiple-choice questions


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Courses & Webinars

AAOS/ASES Reverse Total Shoulder and Latarjet/Open Instability Procedures

May 3-4, 2019 
Rosemont, IL

Improve your decision-making abilities and hone your hands-on skills for reverse total shoulder and latarjet/open instability procedures. 


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Annual Meeting News

Expand Your Learning and Earn additional CME credits with AAOS Annual Meeting On Demand

Even if you were unable to attend or couldn't attend every session, you can still get convenient access to the cutting-edge insights presented at this year's meeting.

Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

And now, discover more ways to submit videos and get published faster!


Surgical Techniques

Fractures of the Elbow

Explore this and more than 100 Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at!

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Surgical Insights: Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Complete Collection

This 5-module course covers the crucial issues, best practices, and evidence-based research related to this important treatment for shoulder pain and dysfunction.


Scapular (Shoulder Blade) Disorders

Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-based Medicine

New AAOS CPG: Management of Rotator Cuff Injuries

Originally published in 2010, this 2019 CPG update addresses the management of rotator cuff tears in adults.

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.

Journals & News

March 2019
Updates on and Controversies Related to Management of Radial Nerve Injuries

Chaudhry, Sonia, MD; Ipaktchi, Kyros R., MD; Ignatiuk, Ashley, MD, MSC, FRCSC

February 2019
Outcomes After Hemiarthroplasty of the Elbow for the Management of Posttraumatic Arthritis: Minimum 2-Year Follow-up

Werthel, Jean-David, MD; Schoch, Bradley, MD; Adams, Julie, MD; Steinmann, Scott, MD

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.