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Continuing Medical Education Credit Information


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

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 4.0 credits meets the requirements for Self-Assessment.

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Log in to the CME Test System

You must log in to the site using your American College of Surgeons (ACS) or ACS Case Reviews in Surgery username and password. Your eight-digit username can be found on the address label or on your annual renewal notice. Your password is your last name. If you have trouble logging in, please contact us at or 800-631-0033.

Purchase a CME Subscription

ACS Case Reviews in Surgery is an online-only case report journal published six times a year. For practicing surgeons, a subscription is available ($135) for access to the continuing medical education (CME) program. This program offers the opportunity to earn up to 24 CME credits (up to 4 credits per issue) annually by reading the relevant content and then choosing up to four CME tests based on selected cases.


The CME subscription can be purchased through the ACS e-store.

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Call 800-631-0033. Please have your credit card information and your ACS/Case Reviews username available.

Contact us at if you do not know your username or have trouble subscribing or logging in.