At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- Understand basic arthroscopic anatomy and develop arthroscopic motor skills for various procedures in the shoulder and knee
- Understand the diagnosis, physical exam and treatment of basic shoulder and knee injuries
- Build fundamental knowledge to perform shoulder and knee ultrasound
Course App will be available for participants to download at least 1 month prior to the course start date. The app contains:
- handout materials
- lab assignments
- registration lists
The primary target audience for the course is physician assistants with a desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge and skills in arthroscopy and sports medicine.
Please Note: Registration is limited to MDs and DOs only.
Statement of Need
AANA has determined the need for this live educational activity based on identifying professional practice gaps, previous course evaluations and the AANA Self Assessment Examination. The educational content of this activity was based upon current issues and topics provided by AANA planning committees and membership.
The Arthroscopy Association of North America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Designation
The Arthroscopy Association of North America designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.