Adult Reconstruction


NEW 2019 Adult Reconstructive Surgery of the Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Examination

Michael J. Taunton, MD 

Evaluate your knowledge of common reconstructive issues about the knee and hip. Up to 10 CME Credits; 100 multiple-choice questions.


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Courses & Webinars

AAOS Outpatient and Rapid Recovery in Total Joint Replacement

October 18, 2019
Rosemont, IL
plus option to watch remotely

This blended program combines live events with online resources to help you implement a rapid recovery program in your institution to optimize patient recovery and improve efficiency. 


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Courses & Webinars

AAOS Innovative Surgical Techniques in Knee Arthroplasty: Early Intervention to Revision

September 26 - 28, 2019
Rosemont, IL

James A. Browne, MD, and
Mark J. Spangehl, MD

Elevate your surgical skills and improve outcomes for partial, primary, and revision knee replacement.


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Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

And now, discover more ways to submit videos and get published faster!


Surgical Techniques

Periprosthetic Joint Infections

Explore hundreds of Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at!

Courses OnDemand

New! AAOS Courses OnDemand

Learn like you were there with a front-row virtual seat at recorded AAOS courses. Trusted content, delivered online for your convenience.  

Innovative Surgical Techniques and Emerging Technology in Knee Arthroplasty

Meeting the Challenges of Total Hip Arthroplasty


Patellofemoral Replacement

Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-Based Medicine

Hip Fractures in the Elderly Impactful Statements

An impactful recommedation is one that offers the potential for current evidence to change care offered to patients. These impactful statements are based on the AAOS Management of Hip Fractures in the Elderly Clinical Practice Guideline.

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.   

Journals & News

July 1, 2019
Insurance Status Affects Complication Rates After Total Hip Arthroplasty

Veltre, David R. MD; Sing, David C. MD; Yi, Paul H. MD; Endo, Atsushi MD, MPH; Curry, Emily J. BA; Smith, Eric L. MD; Li, Xinning MD

June 2019
A Review of Iliopsoas Impingement in THA Patients

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many volunteer opportunities available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the Education Achievement Awards Program.