Cervical Evaluation and Examination

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 75 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME session, you should be able to:

1. Describe the symptoms and signs for common cervical spine problems.

2. Describe appropriate use of and advantages of imaging for the cervical spine.

3. Develop evidence-based management plans for patients with cervical spine conditions that can be treated in the ambulatory setting.

4. Perform a neck and cervical spine examination.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019

Michael J. Petrizzi, MD, FAAFP, Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Sports Medicine Center, Virginia Commonwealth University Athletics Primary Care Physician; Private Practice, Hanover Family Physicians, Richmond, Virginia

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019
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