AAOS MSIS 2019 Specialty Day
Las Vegas, Nevada United States
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Musculoskeletal Infection Society.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Upon completion of this activity, physicians will be able to:
• Describe the mechanisms of biofilm formation and current techniques for inhibition.
• Understand the risk of musculoskeletal infections in tumor prosthesis and potential opportunities for management.
• Comprehend current techniques for diagnosis and treatment for vertebral osteomyelitis.