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2022 ASPS In-Service Exams Test your plastic surgery knowledge!

The 2022 ASPS In-Service Exams offer the most up-to-date, challenging and comprehensive content in plastic surgery for the ultimate test of your knowledge! Your results provide a clear picture of your strengths and help you identify key areas in need of further study. Earn up to 67.5 CME when you successfully complete both the In-Service Exam and the L3E Aesthetic In-Service in their entirety.

In-Service Exam for Surgeons

The 2022 In-Service/Self-Assessment Exam is broken out across five modules: Cosmetic, Hand, Craniomaxillofacial, Comprehensive and Core Surgical Principles. The exam provides experienced surgeons with a comprehensive review of the core curriculum of plastic surgery keeping their skills sharp and knowledge fresh.

The In-Service Examination is comprised of a question and answer examination, an individual score sheet, a normative table and syllabus that includes questions, answers and references. All questions were reviewed and found to be objective and supported by appropriate review of the literature and aligned with evidence-based research. The content in this educational activity has been reviewed by peers and professionals to determine that it is fair, balanced and unbiased.

Life-Long Learning Exercise

The Life-Long Learning Exercise (L3E): 2022 Aesthetic In-Service is comprised of a question and answer self-assessment, individual score sheet and syllabus which includes questions, answers and references. All questions were peer-reviewed and found to be objective and supported by appropriate review of the literature and align with evidence-based research.

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Accreditation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) designates each enduring material for the number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed below. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

In-Service Exam
37.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™*
7.5 of the 37.5 credits have been identified as applicable to Patient Safety.
*Minimum passing score required.

L3E: Aesthetic In-Service
30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™*
6 of the 30 credits have been identified as applicable to Patient Safety.
*Minimum passing score required.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all instructors, planners, reviewers, managers and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships or affiliations. All identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.

Disclaimer: All relevant financial relationships for planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) are reviewed by the ASPS Continuing Education Committee and have been mitigated, if applicable.


If you are looking for more information about the In-Service Exam for Residents, please visit our dedicated ISE for Residents page.