Quality Programs Development Timeline

STATUS OF CURRENT PROGRAMS

The AAOS develops multiple Quality Programs concurrently in conjunction with diverse groups of member volunteers. To keep the membership up to date, AAOS continually updates the list below with all of the current projects, the participating societies, and the respective stages of development.  This page was last updated on 10/30/18


CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES & SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS


Department of Defense: Psychosocial Risk Factors

Status:  Introductory Meeting Scheduled - 11/9/18


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsMajor Extremity Trauma & Rehabilitation Consortium • U.S. Department of Defense • The Society of Military Orthopaedic Medicine • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • American Physical Therapy Association  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association


 

Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense



Department of Defense: Limb Salvage and Early Amputation

Status:  Literature Review


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsMajor Extremity Trauma & Rehabilitation Consortium • U.S. Department of Defense • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • American Physical Therapy Association  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society • Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society


 

Funded by the U.S. Department of Defense



Distal Radius Fractures

Status:  Soliciting for Workgroup

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Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons •  American Society for Hand Surgery  Collaboration



Glenohumeral Joint Osteoarthritis

Status:   Introductory Meeting Scheduled - 01/26/19


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons •  American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine •  Arthroscopy Association of North America •   American College of Radiation •  American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists •  American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation • American Physical Therapy Association 



Osteoarthritis of the Knee (Non-Arthroplasty)

Status:   Introductory Meeting Scheduled - 02/23/19


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsInternational Cartilage Regeneration & Joint Preservation SocietyAmerican Association of Hip & Knee SurgeonsKnee Society American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine •  American Academy of Family Physicians •  Arthroscopy Association of North America American Physical Therapy Association • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

 


Rotator Cuff

Status:   Finalizing Guideline Draft


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsAmerican Orthopaedic Society for Sports MedicineAmerican Academy of Family Physicians •  Arthroscopy Association of North America American Physical Therapy Association •  American College of Sports Medicine • American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons 



Periprosthetic Joint Infections

Status:   Finalizing Guideline Draft


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsAmerican Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons •  Knee SocietyThe Hip SocietyAmerican Society for Clinical PathologySociety of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging • College of American PathologistsAmerican College of RadiologyAmerican Society for Microbiology •  Infectious Disease Society of America



APPROPRIATE USE CRITERIA 


Surgical Site Infections

Status:  Voting Panel meets on 11/17/18


Participating Societies:

American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsAmerican Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons • Orthopaedic Trauma AssociationAmerican College of Radiology Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North AmericaMusculoskeletal Infection Society •  American Physical Therapy Association



Future Projects


  • Department of Defense: Acute Compartment Syndrome - Appropriate Use Criteria - Estimated start Q1 2019
  • Department of Defense: Limb Salvage - Appropriate Use Criteria - Estimated start Q1 2019
Apply to participate



For more information please contact Ryan Pezold pezold@aaos.org or Kyle Mullen mullen@aaos.org 

 

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