Musculoskeletal Medicine: Common Orthopedic Problems

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Cite strong indicators for immediate imaging of the lumbar spine.
2. Know the evidence based management for low back pain.
3. Cite the risk factors and management of overuse injuries (tendonopathy, shoulder pain, carpal tullel syndrome).
4. State the management of 3 common foot problems (plantar fasciitis, morton's neuroma, tarsal tunnel syndrome).

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Associate Professor, Sports Medicine Division, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

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