Shawn R. Gilbert, MD
Editor in Chief
January 2018, CME for this program expires on 12/31/2020
Scored and Recorded, Online
Earn up to 10 CME credits; 100 multiple-choice questions.
Deepen your understanding of basic science principles and research design to interpret and manage practical clinical problems. Assess your knowledge of biomaterials, musculoskeletal tissues, biomechanics of injury and healing, and mechanisms of disease. Earn up to 10 CME credits with 100 multiple-choice questions.
Completing this examination will help you:
•Determine form, function and response to injury of bone, cartilage and other musculoskeletal tissues
•Recognize mechanisms of musculoskeletal diseases and infections
•Identify biomechanical properties of implants and tissues and how to test them
•Evaluate research studies for appropriate design and conclusions
Access examinations via the AAOS online learning platform, with a mobile-friendly interface. Enhance your learning experience with these features and functions:
•Easily navigate content, change display preferences, take notes, and mark items of interest
•Access resources and educational links for further learning – including valuable discussions and commentary, rationale for the correct answers, and links to PubMed references
•Pinch and size enhanced graphics to full screen on any touchscreen device
•View online or on the AAOS Access App for even more convenience
•Take the exam in scored and recorded format, and then access the quiz-builder for a completely customizable experience
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.