Journal Club: Spine

Orthopaedic Journal Club

Tuesday, May 23, 2023 at 6:00 PM

Grand Round starts in:

915 Olentangy River Rd. - Columbus, OH
May 23rd, 2023
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


Millions of musculoskeltal-related injuries and pain-related complains are seen in U.S. emergency rooms each year.  These numbers have been on the rise over the past 10 years.  Data compiled from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons from a 2006 survey done by The National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and The National Center for Health Statistics support this claim ( 

The initial and continuing management of these patients has far reaching personal and economic consequences for patients, families, and communities.  As such, orthopedics is divided into subspecialties that focus on specific musculoskeletal anatomic regions or diseases.  It is important that practicing orthopaedists and residents keep abreast of scientific studies a new advancements in each subspecialty area. Journal club serves to

 •         teach orthopaedists to locate, appraise, and assimilate evidence from scientific studies and apply it to their patient’s health problems. 

 •         Reinforce the current knowledge of these subspecialty-related treatments so as to effectively treat orthopaedic injuries and disorders within a patient. 

 •         Strengthen the physician’s knowledge of the diagnosis and treatment of the various orthopaedic disorders encountered in each orthopaedic sub-specialty.  Thus, resulting in improved patient care, patient outcomes, and rates of morbidity.  

 •         Review and discuss new research and treatment modalities

Dates and Times

Start: 5/23/2023 6:00 PM
End: 5/23/2023 6:00 PM


Identify articles appropriate to the understanding and advancement of each orthopaedic sub-specialty, using information technology. 

Critically appraise current and benchmark scientific evidence from scientific studies and articles.    

Assimilate scientific evidence from scientific studies and articles and apply it to the management of patients health problems


915 Olentangy River Rd.

Columbus, OH 43210


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.