Journal of the American College of Surgeons Online CME Program
The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation
The American College of Surgeons designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per month. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ACS Membership or paid subscription to JACS allows:
- Web site entry to the exam
- Completion of the exercise
- Electronic submission
- Electronic feedback
- Automatic documentation of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
After reading the articles designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons the participant should be able to:
- Show increased knowledge about the specific topic highlighted by the objectives and questions
- Evaluate the relevant clinical material
Content for the JACS CME is provided from articles in the current month's issue. Each issue's JACS CME is available for a 24 month period.
ACS Disclosure Policy
In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of this journal activity has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The editors of JACS are required to disclose all financial relationships and authors are required to disclose any financial relationship as it pertains to the content of their article. All reported conflicts are managed by a designated official to ensure a bias-free article. The Editor-in-Chief of JACS does not assign a manuscript for review to any person who discloses a conflict of interest with the content of the manuscript.
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