Osteoarthritis

Return to all Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Counsel patients on lifestyle modifications they can make to prevent osteoarthritis and safe treatments they can utilize to minimize pain. 
2. Document and code appropriately for the preventive visit. 
3. Formulate appropriate treatment plans for patients with arthritis that encompass pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic approaches. 
4. Identify strategies that will encourage patient participation and adherence.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

Jonathon M Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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