Lumbosacral Spine Exam

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Perform a lumbosacral spine examination.
2. Recognize “red flags” for serious causes of low back pain.
3. Apply current imaging guidelines for the lumbosacral spine.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/04/2014
Course expires: 
03/03/2017

Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Course Chair, Associate Professor, Sports Medicine Division, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/04/2014
Course expires: 
03/03/2017
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