Examining and Evaluating the Knee
emergency medicine, knee joint, knee injuries, orthopedics, radiography, osteoarthritis, physical examination, inflammation
Emergency Medicine | Medical Education | Medicine and Health Sciences | Orthopedics
Speaker: Robert J. Otto, MD
Southern Joint Replacement Institute
Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine evaluation and diagnosis of common knee injuries.
Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.
Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.
Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
Ø Implement strategies to complete an appropriate patient history and physical exam for patients presenting with knee pain.
Ø Appropriately screen and diagnose patients with knee pain.
Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:
Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts
Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts
Robert J. Otto, MD, Speaker: Exactech, Inc.; Consultant
Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts
Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts
Release Date: May 15 , 2019
Expiration Date: May 15, 2021
Otto, Robert J. MD, "Examining and Evaluating the Knee" (2019). Emergency Medicine. 4.