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Twitter Journal Club

On Tuesday, November 1, 2016, at 6 p.m., the Division of Adult Reconstruction will be hosting the first Twitter-moderated Journal Club at Duke for 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).

The goals of the #AdultRecon @DukeOrtho Journal Club are:

  1. To gain insight from residents, fellows, and faculty from around the globe about each Adult Reconstuction journal article
  2. Offer unlimited access to journal discussions
  3. Give those interested in Adult Reconstruction a platform to ask questions, network, and collaborate

Please see the schedule on the drop down menu to the left. Discussions will open on the first day listed and continue for one week after the journal club is complete; a curated discussion will be posted on this page.

Instructions for the Public

Starting on the morning of Tuesday, November 1, 2016, we will be tweeting discussion questions via @DukeOrtho using the hashtag #AdultRecon for discussion. We invite everyone to engage in the online discussion. Please tag each of your tweets with #AdultRecon and the question number. The discussion moderators will be Thorsten M. Seyler, MD, PhD and Michael Bolognesi, MD.

Please email Tiffany Nickel at tiffany.nickel@duke.edu PRIOR to November 1, 2016, with your Twitter Handle to obtain CME credit.


Instructions for Duke Orthopaedic Trainees

Starting on November 1, 2016, you will need to have read the article and be prepared to discuss the discussion questions. The in-person journal club will take place on November 1, 2016.

We will be tweeting each discussion question via @DukeOrtho using the hashtag #AdultRecon. We invite you to engage in the online discussion. Please tag each of your tweets with #AdultRecon and the question number.

The moderator/s will curate the online discussion and bring highlights to the classroom-based discussion on November 1. We will also be live-tweeting the journal club.

*This twitter journal club is for healthcare providers only. This journal club will be administered in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (“ACCME”) standards.  ACCME prohibits commercial interests from being involved in educational content which is designated for credit; therefore, it is respectfully requested that no commercial interest post on this feed.  Commercial interest input will be deleted by the journal administrator and maynegate continuing medical education credit being offered.



Thorsten M. Seyler, MD, PhD                       Michael P. Bolognesi, MD
Assistant Professor                                           Professor and Chief of the Division of Adult Reconstruction

NO ACTUAL CASES are to be discussed and no tweet should include any patient information. Please be respectful of your colleagues; this journal club is intended to promote collaboration and educated discussion. The Moderator will remove any PHI or inappropriate tweets.

The information provided through this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

Disclosure Statement
The content of this activity has been peer reviewed and has been approved for compliance. The faculty and contributors have indicated the following financial relationships, which have been resolved through an established COI resolution process, and have stated that these reported relationships will not have any impact on their ability to give an unbiased presentation.

In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.