Michael J. Taunton, MD
2019, Scored and Recorded, Online, CME for this program expires on 12/31/2021
Earn up to 10 CME credits: 100 multiple-choice questions.
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Evaluate your knowledge of common reconstructive issues about the knee and hip. Improve your skills in preventing and managing common complications such as infection, venous thromboembolism, and instability. Learn to identify factors leading to the early failure of hip and knee arthroplasty.
Completing this examination will help you:
• Identify factors which can lead to instability in total hip arthroplasty.
• Diagnose problems and evaluate periprosthetic joint infection about the hip and knee.
• Diagnose and treat dysplastic conditions about the hip.
• Describe the diagnosis and treatment of aseptic loosening in total knee arthroplasty.
• Apply the AAOS guidelines for prevention and management of thromboembolic complications after total hip and total knee arthroplasty.
• Identify important factors in the evaluation of metal reactions in total hip arthroplasty
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Self-Assessment in MOC
Credits earned by completing this Scored and Recorded Special Interest Self-Assessment Examinations can be applied to the scored and recorded self-assessment requirements as mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC) process and will count toward the CME credit requirement, as well.