Wrist and Hand Exam

Return to Musculoskeletal and Sports sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Demonstrate examination of wrist and hand.
2. Assess patients with wrist or hand injuries through physical examination to identify red flags for potentially serious conditions that require urgent care or referral.
3. Apply current recommended strategies to the use of steroid injection in the treatment of wrist and hand injuries.

Additional Information

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

Richard Figler, MD, CAQSM, Staff Physician; Associate Sports Medicine Fellowship Director; Team Physician, John Carroll University; Team Physician, Solon High School; Cleveland Sports Health Orthopedic and Rheumatology Institute, Cleveland, Ohio

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

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