Upper Body Evaluations, Examinations and Injury Management (Shoulder)

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 90 min.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Perform a shoulder examination.
2. Compare and contrast common shoulder disorders and the recommendations for diagnostic criteria and referral.  
3. Develop evidence-based management plans for patients with shoulder conditions and acute injuries that can be treated in the ambulatory setting.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/10/2020

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

  • 1.50 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
09/10/2020
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