This Continuing Medical Education activity is 10 questions based on articles published in The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery.

Activities are available until 10/1/2016

If the activity is to be used for CME credit, the score required to pass the exam is 70%.

These Subspecialty CME activities consist of four elements:

  • Reading The Journal with sufficient thoroughness to understand the major conclusions presented in the articles
  • Passing an examination to evaluate the thoroughness of your understanding of the Journal's contents
  • Reviewing the post-examination explanations of the preferred answers
  • Completing the evaluation form

These activities may be used for study only, or may be submitted for credit. Payment will be required if credit is requested.


Click here to start this JBJS Subspecialty CME.


The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc. designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Activity Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to:


  • Describe contemporary scientific findings relevant to the orthopaedic subspecialty identified in the activity title.
  • Identify various strategies to improve patient care through review of topics in the orthopaedic subspecialty identified in the activity title.
  • Apply advances in orthopaedic techniques and technology.


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