Kamran Majid, 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.
Broaden your knowledge of spine procedures by focusing on several key domains: recognize common degenerative spinal pathologies, complication avoidance, current controversial topics, and treatment recommendations for spinal conditions in both elective and non-elective settings.
Completing this examination will help you:
•interpret radiologic imaging (radiographs, CT, and MRI) to help diagnose and treat spinal pathologies.
•formulate a diagnosis and treatment plan for degenerative spinal conditions.
•determine factors contributing to common complications after routine spine procedures.
•recognize, evaluate, and treat both adult and pediatric patients with spinal deformity.
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 Examination 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.