Orthopaedic medicine diploma course, module A

Orthopaedic medicine diploma course, module A

Orthopaedic Medicine Course Modul A : highlights Extremities, 3 days, 0900-1700

  • Basic principles of modern orthopaedic medicine Cyriax
  • Rules of referred pain
  • How to reach a valid diagnosis : inspection, history, relevant functional examination, palpation
  • Clinical reasoning by using a standardized Cyriax assessment form
  • General treatment strategy for soft tissue lesions
  • Elbow : inspection, history and basic functional examination
  • Elbow : diagnosis and treatment procedures of tennis and golfer elbow
  • Shoulder : inspection, history and basic functional examination
  • Shoulder : diagnosis and treatment procedures of tendinitis, -osis (supraspinatus, infraspinatus, subscapularis, biceps,...)
  • Foot : inspection, history and basic functional examination
  • Foot : diagnosis and treatment procedures of inversion and eversion traumata (sprained ankles : lig. talofibulare ant-post, lig. calcaneofibulare, lig. calcaneocuboideum, peronei, tibialis posterior)
  • Knee : inspection, history and basic functional examination
  • Knee : diagnosis and treatment procedures of ligamentous lesions (MCL, LCL, coronary ligaments)
  • Wrist : inspection, history and basic functional examination
  • Wrist : diagnosis and treatment procedure of a carpal subluxation (dorsal-palmar ; ligamentous lesion)

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