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AAPM&R EMG Academe
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...About 165 activities offering about 190 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....AAPM&R.
Cost for Credit....Prices are very variable. See the individual activity. Members receive about a 30% discount.
Instruction Type...Slide-Audio lectures, Case-based interactive, Text-Only.
Target Audiences...NEURO, PHYSIATRY, RAD.
Educational material last updated....2011.
Financial support...Some activities have support from pharmaceutical companies.
CME activities are presented in 4 formats. 
"Courses" combine audio, video, slides and interactive learning activities: Advanced Assessment and Management Skills for Spasticity, Dystonia, and Related Motor Disorders (10 hours); and Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for the Physiatrist: An Introduction (10 hours). You may also purchase individual modules from these courses. 
There are 15 "slide-audio lectures" on various topics (each offers 0.75 or 1.0 hour). You will find "case studies" in 6 areas: EMG (16), Musculoskeletal (4), Pain (9), Spinal Cord Injury (3), Stroke (2) and Sports Medicine (3). 
Two "journals" also offer CME. 
, currently has 98 articles from 2009 through 2011 each offering 1.0 hour of credit. 
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
offers 2 articles (each 1.0 hour). Podcasts offer no credit. 
Sports Medicine Board Examination Self-Study Materials
are available on DVD.

American Association of Neuromuscluar and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM)  
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD.
CME Credit Hours...About 110 activities offering a total of about 200 hours.
CME Credits Awarded by....American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Cost for Credit.....About $15 per hour; Reduced fee for members.
Instruction Type.... Text-and-Graphics.
Target Audience....NEURO, PHYSIATRY (and other physicians who have an interest in treating patients with muscle and nerve disorders).
Educational material last updated...2013.
Financial Support...Not stated.
Online CME activities are best found through the "All CME" tab. Activities fall into these groups:
• Case Reports: (27 activities; 27 hours). Examples: Acute Paralytic Poliomyelitis; Acute Retrohumeral Radial Neuropathies; Alcoholic Polyneuropathy.
• Case Studies (13 activities; 13 hours). Examples: Acute Facial Diplegia and Adult Acid Maltase Deficiency.
• Course Book (41 activities; hours not counted). Examples: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome from A to Z and HIV, Bracing, and Neuromuscular Vignettes.
• Guidelines: (8 activities; about 16 hours). Examples: Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy; Electrodiagnostic Studies in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
• Journal Review (20 activities; 40 hours). Examples: Acetycholinesterase Inhibitors in MG: to be or not to be? and Applying Proteomics to the Diagnosis and Treatment of ALS and Related Diseases.