We recommend starting this plan at least 100 days before your exam date. 
 View mapping to the ABOS Exam Blueprint
Hand MOC
90-Day Study Plan
An innovative daily study plan for surgeons preparing for the 2019 MOC Hand Practice Profiled Exam. Daily emails begin the day after you purchase.
112 CME Credits & 20 SAE Credits
Guaranteed you pass the MOC exam and are 100% satisfied or your money back!
  • A comprehensive 90-Day reading curriculum covering 239 hand topics, 2,223 practice questions, & daily key scientific articles 
  • 10 module exams and 3 mock exams to diagnose your weaknesses, reinforce your leanring, and imprive your testing performance
  • Integration with our new PEAK Adaptive Learning Platform helps you learn more efficiently by tracking your progress and directing you to your areas of weakness
  • Study Plan comes with 12-month subscription to PEAK premium content and premium features
New Plan Personalized Adaptive Calendar
Track your progress on total Study Plan objectives
Track your mastery on daily learning objectives
Complete “Days” activities at your own pace if you choose
Track your mastery on individual learning activities
Study Plan Details


  • The 2019 Hand MOC 90-Day Study Plan is designed to prepare US Physicians for the 2019 ABOS Orthopaedic Hand Practice-Profiled Recertification Examination, which is administered from August 1, 2019 through September 30, 2019.
  • The Study Plan can also be taken by any surgeons who want to reinforce their Hand knowledge and stay up-to-date on current Hand literature.


  • We suggest starting before May 1st to finish before the ABOS exam window August 1st - September 30, 2019
  • You will receive your first daily emails the day AFTER your purchase.
  • You can complete the study plan at your own pace by accessing any day in the study plan. Think of each day in the calendar as an individual lesson, just select any day on the Adaptive Calendar to access that day's lesson.


The study plan consists of three components:

1. Daily Study Plans reviewing 239 Topics

  • The 2019 MOC Hand 90-Day Study Plan delivers daily emails with a detailed list of what you will be covering for that day.
  • We have carefully selected Hand topics covering Upper Extremity Trauma & Infection, Hand Trauma & Infection, Spine Conditions, Degenerative Shoulder Conditions, Degenerative Elbow Conditions, Basic Science, Pathology, Neuropathies & Microsurgery, Congenital Hand & Pediatric UE, and Degenerative Hand & Wrist to prepare you for the MOC Hand Clinical Exam
  • View list of topics in Study Plan with comparison to ABOS blueprint
  • View ABOS Hand blueprint
  • Each topic also includes frequently-tested articles, often with a free full-text PDFs.

2. 2,223 High-Quality Board-Style Practice Questions

  • Practice questions associated with each study plan topic to test your understanding.
  • Detailed preferred response descriptions for every question that are kept up-to-date by our authors.

3. Module and Mock Exams

  • After each unit take Module Exams to test that material and reinforcing your knowledge.
  • 3 Hand SAE exams focusing on previously tested topics, with high-quality board-style questions.
Entire Study Plan Now Available on the APP
Android Coming April 1st
Pricing & Purchase Information


Gives you access to:

  • daily study plan
  • 13 practice exams
  • all premium content and features included with 12-month PEAK subscription

Total of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™

CME Requirements: 

  • complete daily study plan
  • complete 13 practice exams
  • complete Post-Course CME survey 

Including 20 ABOS approved MOC SAE Credits

MOC SAE Requirements: 

  • complete all 100 scored/recorded questions on each General Self-Assessment Exam (each worth 10 MOC SAE Credits);

Gives you access to:
  • daily study plan
  • 13 practice exams
  • all premium content and features included with 12-month PEAK subscription



  • Before purchase log into Orthobullets with the account with which you want your purchased product to be associated.
  • Payment is made through PayPal. Once your transaction is complete you are automatically redirected to your purchased product on Orthobullets.
  • NOTE: Your login credentials on PayPal can be different than your login credentials on Orthobullets. However, be sure to log into Orthobullets with your usual Orthobullets email.
  • You can confirm if your purchase was registered on Orthobullets by clicking "Purchased Products" found at the bottom of the black user menu that appears when you click on your name on the top left of the Orthobullets page.
  • If you have any problems email us at info@orthobullets with your Paypal transaction ID.
+ 12-month PEAK Subscription
Study Plan
37% OFF
+ 12-month PEAK Subscription
Study Plan + CME
112 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
20 ABOS-approved MOC SAE Credit
43% OFF

If I lost some past daily Study Plan emails is there a way to get the old daily study plans?

Yes. All past daily study plans can be found embedded in your Adaptive Calendar. Just select any day on the Adaptive Calendar to access that day's lesson.


What if I am a member of the group but am still not getting daily emails in my inbox?

Check your spam folder and promotions folder on your email.

Because Orthobullets sends high volumes of email, our email is sometimes filtered into spam folder or promotions folders. Be sure to look there for our emails. If that is the case, mark us as "not spam" and add info@orthobullets.com to your contact list to avoid this in the future. If you are still not getting emails, send us a message at info@othobullets.com and we will help resolve this issue.


How do I get to the Study Plan private group?

Click Groups in the top menu, then click on Study Plan and select the plan you want to access from your list of joined Study Plans.


If I bought another Study Plan, can I get this one?

Yes. Our Study Plans work on a 12-month premium content model. So if your PEAK subscription is still active you can be granted access to any of our Study Plans. If you have already purchased another Study Plan and would like to be added to this one send us a message at info@orthobullets.com and we will make that change for you.

Note: If you only have 4 months remained on your 12-month subscription, you will only be able to access the study plan for 4 months, and would need to purchase a new PEAK subscription to maintain access.


What if my residency program has subscribed to PASS PRO and I am getting the Core Curriculum daily emails?

As a PASS subscriber, you can be granted access to this and all other study plans. Please send us an email if you are a PGY5 resident and would like to add this study plan or be switched from the Core Curriculum to this Study Plan at info@orthobullets.com.

CME Details

Orthobullets and the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education (FORE) are pleased to partner and offer CME for the MOC Daily Study Plans.



A maximum of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.



$274 with CME & SAE.



1. Complete Daily Study Plans (spending on average 35 min/day).
2. Complete the remaining exams.
3. Complete Post-Course CME Survey.



    1. Complete all 100 scored/recorded questions from two different Self-Assessment Exams (each earns 10 ABOS Approved SAE Credits) and score at least 20%.


Activity Release date: March 18, 2019
Activity Expiration date: March 18, 2020



You must complete all course activity and obtain certificate before December 31, 2019.



Practicing orthopaedic surgeons preparing for the 2019 Hand Maintenance of Certification Exam (MOC) administered by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.



This internet enduring activity is designed to prepare surgeons in practice for the Orthopaedic Hand Clinical Maintenance of Certification Exam administered by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Through a review of 239 Orthopaedic Hand topics, recent academic literature, and a rigorous mock examination schedule, the learner will be well prepared for the tested content and computerized format of the MOC.



Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Demonstrate an understanding of basic science, clinical presentation, evaluation, treatment options, and surgical techniques for Orthopaedic Hand Topics.



This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) and Lineage Medical, LLC. FORE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education designates this internet activity for a maximum of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



112 hours total.



FORE (accredited CME provider) endorses the standards of the ACCME that requires everyone in a position to control the content of a CME activity to disclose all financial relationships with commercial interests that are related to the content of the CME activity. CME activities must be balanced, independent of commercial bias, and promote improvements or quality in healthcare. All recommendations involving clinical medicine must be based on evidence accepted within the medical profession.

A conflict of interest is created when individuals in a position to control the content of CME have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest which therefore may bias his/her opinion and teaching. This may include receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, stocks or other financial benefits.

FORE has identified, reviewed and resolved all conflicts of interest that speakers, authors, or planners disclose prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners. Disclosure of a relationship in not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation. Rather, disclosure is required so participants can make a fair and comprehensive evaluation of a presentation.

Relevant financial relationships exist between the following individuals and commercial interests:

Patrick McCulloch, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston
Nothing to Disclose

Mark Miller, MD
S. Ward Casscells Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Univ of Virginia
Nothing to Disclose

Patrick O'Donnell, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Univ of Kentucky
Nothing to Disclose

Joseph Park, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Univ of Virginia
Nothing to Disclose

Eric Shirley, MD
Nemours Children's Clinic
Nothing to Disclose

Brian Su, MD
Director of Spine Surgery, Marin Spine and Brain Institute, Marin General Hospital
Nothing to Disclose


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