Online Course

Osteoarthritis Treatment: Mending Through Movement

Date:

Expires Dec 31, 2021

Program Information

CME: 1.0     MOC: 1.0

Through this guided activity with case study, the Osteoarthritis Treatment: Mending Through Movement improves knowledge of the signs, symptoms, diagnosis and management of early stage osteoarthritis (OA). The course provides information on:

  • Epidemiology and statistics
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • Radiology
  • Treatment and self-management
  • Resources

Target Audience
Primary care physicians, including internal medicine and family medicine practitioners, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess signs and symptoms of joint pain.
  • Select the appropriate workup to diagnose osteoarthritis (OA).
  • Choose appropriate non-pharmacologic measures, pharmacologic treatment and pain management.

 

Registration Fees

Registration is free.

CME and MOC Information

Accreditation Statement                                                   
The American College of Rheumatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement                                                   
The ACR designates this online activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activities.

MOC Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Faculty and Disclosures

ACR Disclosure Statement       
The ACR is an independent, professional organization that does not endorse specific procedures or products of any pharmaceutical/biotech concern. Educational activities provided by the ACR must demonstrate balance, independence, and scientific rigor. All those in a position to control the content of an activity must disclose all relevant financial relationship(s) with commercial interest(s). For this educational activity, all conflicts of interest have been resolved through peer review and revisions to ensure independence, evidence base, fair balance, and absence of commercial bias.

Faculty participating in an ACR-sponsored activity must disclose to the editorial team and audience any financial or other relationship(s) including, but not limited to:

  1. Stock, stock options or bond holdings in a for-profit corporation or self-directed pension plan
  2. Research grants
  3. Employment (full or part-time)
  4. Ownership or partnership
  5. Consulting fees or other remuneration (payment)
  6. Non-remunerative positions of influence such as officer, board member, trustee, or public spokesperson
  7. Receipt of royalties
  8. Speakers' bureau
  9. Other

The faculty reported the following disclosures.

  • Kristine M. Lohr, MD - No relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Sunghye Kim, MD - No relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Priyanka Iyer, MD - No relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Mary Jurisson, MD - No relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Toby King - No relevant financial relationships to disclose
  • Katie hoffman - No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Corporate Support

Educational grant support for this activity has been provided by Pfizer.

Contact Info / Inquiries

education@rheumatology.org
404-633-3777, ext. 381

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