{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Surgeons Performing Minimally Invasive Surgery--A Systematic Review ((Non-Physician Credit))


The certificate for this activity is for NON-PHYSICIANS.

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall both the significance of ergonomics in minimally invasive surgery and the symptoms associated with musculoskeletal disorders.
  2. Critically appraise the ergonomics of one's own surgical work environment.
  3. Anticipate or intervene in the occasion of experiencing physical fatigue or musculoskeletal disorders.
Price: $29.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Test Code: AOSN1217
Published: December 2017
Expires: 9/30/2020
Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Chantal C.J. Alleblas, MSc, Anne Marie de Man, BSc, Lukas van den Haak, MD, Mark E. Vierhout, MD, PhD, Frank Willem Jansen, MD, PhD, Theodoor E. Nieboer, MD, PhD
Categories: Surgical
Specialties: Surgery