Musculoskeletal Medicine: Common Orthopedic Problems in Family Medicine
1. Cite indications for immediate imaging of the lumbar spine.
2. Know the evidence-based management for low back pain (acute, chronic, discogenic, lumbar spinal stenosis).
3. Cite the risk factors and management of overuse injuries (tendinopathy, shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome).
4. State management of 3 common foot problems (plantar fasciitis, Morton’s neuroma, tarsal tunnel syndrome).
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Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Associate Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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