The American College of Rheumatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The ACR designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activities.
AAPA Self-Assessment Statement
This Self-Assessment CME program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 20 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Approval is valid until September 15, 2016. Physician Assistants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA’s CME Standards.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- State the fundamental principles of inflammation, immunology, and genetics of rheumatic disease
- Recognize clinical manifestation and pathophysiology of various forms of arthritis and related diseases
- Evaluate patients with systemic symptoms and multisystem diseases, regional musculoskeletal disorders, and be able to correctly diagnose/select an optimal treatment strategy
Maximum ABIM MOC Points: 20
Maximum AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 20
Release Date: September 16, 2013
Expiration Date: September 15, 2016*
* You can claim MOC points and CME credits until the module retires.