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Are you a busy clinician who wishes to implement evidence-based practice techniques? The Academy's Secondary Knowledge Committee has a solution for you: Academy Journal Club.

Journal Club session will be offered bi-monthly through the Online Learning Center. For course completion, participants will:

  1. read the designated article,
  2. review the summary presentation, 
  3. take the course exam and, 
  4. discuss both with your colleagues and/or with those whom you choose to form a local club. You and your local journal club colleagues may also post questions or comments to the national discussion board via the Academy website.

Before participating in Journal Club, we recommend reading these two articles:

"How to Read and Understand A Journal Article" - Jennifer Raff

"How to Critically Read a Journal Research Article" - Thomas Lunsford


This Session's Article

March 1 - April 30, 2019

Measurements agreement between low-cost and high-level handheld 3D scanners to scan the knee for designing a 3D printed knee brace
Dessery Y, Pallari J

Read this article, then head over to the Journal Club section of the Academy's Online Learning Center to review the presentation. After that you'll need to discuss this research with your local journal club, post to the discussion board, and take the quiz for CEUs.

Contact

The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 760
Bethesda, MD 20814

(202) 380-3663
info@oandp.org