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Wrong Site Surgery -Update 2008
Activity Expires: 04-21-2012

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American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Overview / Abstract

After completing this CME module, participants will be able to

1. Describe the incidence and impact of wrong site surgery on patient safety.
2. Identify factors that increase the risk of wrong site surgery.
3. Implement procedures in their practices to reduce the risk of wrong site surgery.

Activity Format(s)
Online

Credits / Hours

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).

Is This Activity Certified for "Live" Credit?
NO

Activity Cost
$30

Presenters / Authors / Faculty

David D. Aronsson, MD, Faculty Chair

Activity Specialities / Related Topics
Orthopedics

Activity Disciplines
Physician CME

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