The American Society for Surgery of the Hand designates this enduring material for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Society for Surgery of the Hand is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
For Physician Assistants:
This Self-Assessment CME program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 20.00 AAPA Category 1 Self-Assessment CME credits by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Approval is valid for one year from the release date of 04/01/2016 . Physician Assistants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA's CME Standards.
Minimum Passing Score
In compliance with AMA policy, a minimum passing score of 50% is required for this exam. Only participants who meet the minimum passing score will receive CME credit for taking the examination. General surgeons need to achieve a minimum passing score of 75% to receive credit through ABS. Please check the ABS website
for more information on MOC Part 2.
Maintenance of Certification
Credits earned by completing this Self-Assessment Examination can be applied to the scored and recorded self-assessment requirements as mandated by the ABOS Maintenance of Certification (MOC™) process and will count toward the CME credit requirement as well. If you are a plastic surgeon, please go to www.abplsurg.org
for more information on self-assessment requirements. If you are a general surgeon, please go to www.absurgery.org
for more information on self-assessment requirements.
This program is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons on January 1, 2012. Remember to visit MAINPORT to record your learning and outcomes. You may claim a maximum of 20 hours (credits are automatically calculated).