These concise videos deliver highly focused answers to challenging clinical situations. Earn CME credit on-the-go at your convenience.
Clinical Shorts subscribers can earn up to 28 MOC points.
Introducing the newest way to earn CME credit from ACP. These easy to follow, short videos provide concise answers to challenging clinical dilemmas frequently seen in practice. Learn on-the-go from nationally recognized experts. Each Clinical Short delivers high-quality content in 15 minutes or less. Subscribe today to ACP Clinical Shorts and get one full year of unlimited access to 28 educational clinical videos.
Each Clinical Short is mobile friendly so you can learn wherever and whenever it is convenient for you. Simply answer the three-question quiz following each video, get 66% or higher, and receive .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. You will automatically be able to submit online for CME credit, making the process seamless. Watch all the videos and earn a total of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
COMING DECEMBER 15th - MOC Points - The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) has approved Clinical Shorts for up to 28 Medical Knowledge points under its Maintenance of Certification program. These points are available free of charge to Clinical Shorts subscribers. Instructions for claiming points will be posted on this website soon. For questions, please call 800-241-7785 ext 1206.
Continuing Medical Education
The American College of Physicians is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians.
The American College of Physicians designates this enduring material, Clinical Shorts, for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Each individual Clinical Short allows you to earn .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
To earn CME credit you must view the video and take the quiz, answering at least 66% of the questions correctly.
Release Date: July 1, 2013
Expiration Date: July 1, 2015
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The primary purpose of Clinical Shorts is educational. Information presented, as well as publications, technologies, products, and/or services discussed, is intended to inform subscribers about the knowledge, techniques, and experiences of the contributors. A diversity of professional opinion exists, and the views of the contributors are their own and not those of the American College of Physicians (ACP). Inclusion of any material in the program does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by the ACP. The ACP does not warrant the safety, reliability, accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of and disclaims any and all liability for damages and claims that may result from the use of information, publications, technologies, products, and/or services discussed in this program.
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ABIM MOC Points:
Clinical Shorts subscribers can earn Maintenance of Certification (MOC) points at no additional charge. Earn up to 28 points toward ABIM’s Self-Evaluation of Medical Knowledge requirement. Successfully complete the quizzes in a Clinical Shorts module and you will be directed to a link to submit for ABIM MOC points.
Module 1 has ten Clinical Shorts and is designated for 10 points. Module 2 and Module 3 each have nine Clinical Shorts and are designated for 9 points.
Clinical Shorts Module 1 (ABIM Code IMG201301) includes...
Clinical Shorts Module 2 (ABIM Code IMH201301) includes...
Clinical Shorts Module 3 (ABIM Code: IMI201301) includes...
NEW! ACP Clinical Shorts
High-quality online CME from your desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet.
Introducing the newest way to earn continuing medical education credit online from ACP. These easy to follow, short videos provide concise answers to challenging clinical dilemmas frequently seen in practice. Learn on-the-go from nationally recognized experts. Each Clinical Short delivers high-quality content in 15 minutes or less. Subscribe today to ACP Clinical Shorts and get one full year of unlimited access to 28 educational clinical videos. Each Clinical Short is mobile friendly so you learn wherever and whenever it is convenient for you. Simply answer the three-question quiz following each video, get 66% or higher, and receive .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. You will automatically be able to submit online for CME credit, making the process seamless. Watch all the videos and earn a total of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
All of the videos and the ability to earn online CME credit are available to you for a full year for only $99. Register now
The American College of Physicians (ACP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The ACP designates this enduring product, Clinical Shorts, for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Each individual Clinical Short allows you to earn .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Daniel P. Alford, MD, MPH, FACP, FASAM
Associate Professor of Medicine | Boston University School of Medicine | Boston Medical Center
Patrick Alguire, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President for Medical Education | American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, PA
Elizabeth M. Billingsley, MD
Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology | Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA
Daniel G. Blazer, MD, PhD
JP Gibbons Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry | Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Steven L. Cohn, MD, FACP, SFHM
Medical Director – UHealth Preoperative Assessment Center | Director – UMH Medical Consultation Service | Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Matthew DeCaro, MD, FACC, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology | Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
N. Wilson Holland, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Director | Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics | Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Barbara Mathes MD, FACP, FAAD
Clinical Associate, Department of Dermatology | University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Geno J Merli, MD, FACP, FHM, FSVM
Professor of Medicine,Co-Director Jefferson Vascular Center | Chief Medical Officer,Jefferson Medical College | Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Philadelphia, PA
Douglas Paauw, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine, Rathmann Family Foundation Endowed Chair for Patient-Centered Clinical | Education, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Anne L. Peters, MD, FACP
Professor, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California and Director | USC Clinical Diabetes Programs, Los Angeles, CA
Jordan M. Prutkin, MD, MHS, Member
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Cardiology and Electrophysiology | University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Thomas Rebbecchi, MD
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School | Department of Emergency Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
Neil M. Resnick, MD, FACP
Thomas Detre Professor and Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine | Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Nancy A. Rigotti, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Associate Chief, General Medicine Division | Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Martin A. Samuels, MD, DSc (Hon), MACP, FAAN, FRCP
Chair, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Professor of Neurology |
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
David Shavelle, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Associate Clinical Professor, Keck School of Medicine at USC | University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Baldeep Singh, MD, FACP
Clinical Professor, General Internal Medicine | Stanford School of Medicine
What do you I get with my subscription to Clinical Shorts?
Your $99 subscription gets you full online access to each of the 28 videos for a full year along with the potential to earn up to 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).
Where can I view my videos?
Your videos are available to you on clinical.playbackacp.com anytime by signing on. You can view them on your desktop, laptop, smartphone, or tablet.
Who are the instructors?
The Clinical Shorts instructors are expert faculty from a variety of institutions. Instructors include Martin A. Samuels, MD, DSc (Hon), MACP, FAAN, FRCP, Douglas S. Paauw, MD, MACP Geno J. Merli, MD, FACP, FHM, FSVM , and many others. You can view their full disclosure and employment information at the beginning of each video or the full list of faculty here.
How do I access my videos after I subscribe?
After becoming a subscriber, you can access your videos at any time by logging onto the site at clinical.playbackacp.com
I already have an account on PlaybackACP. Do I need to create another account on this website?
Yes. The two websites are independent of each other so you would have two separate accounts if you are registered on both websites.
How do I earn online CME credit?
Simply complete the multiple-choice quiz at the end of each video. You must answer 2 out of the 3 questions correctly in order to earn credit. If you do not answer 2 out of 3 questions correctly on your first try, you may try again.
Once you pass the quiz, you will be automatically directed to acponline.org where you can electronically claim your online CME credit.
How do I cancel my subscription?
You can cancel your subscription at any time at clinical.playbackacp.com. Please note you will not be refunded for the year already purchased; however you will not be automatically renewed for upcoming years.
How long will my videos be available?
Your videos will be available for two years from the release date as long as you are a paid Clinical Shorts subscriber.
What should I do if I am having problems?
For problems related to signing on, technical issues or the status of your subscription please contact Playback Now at 800-241-7785
For problems related to submitting your CME, please contact ACP Customer Service at 800-523-1546.