Injections for Peripheral Nerve Entrapment
Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Discuss the diagnostic and therapeutic rationale for the injections being performed.
2. Explain the risks and benefits of corticosteroid injections for peripheral nerve entrapment.
3. Describe appropriate equipment/supplies for performing corticosteroid injections.
4. Using models, perform injections for peripheral nerve entrapment.
5. Demonstrate evidence-based techniques recommended for peripheral nerve entrapment injections.
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Deepak Patel, MD, FAAFP, FACSM – Director of Sports Medicine, Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency, Aurora, Illinois; Assistant Professor, Rush Medical College, Chicago; Medical Director, Rush- Copley Sports Medicine, Aurora, Illinois; Family Medicine and Sports Medicine, Yorkville Primary Care, Yorkville, Illinois
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