UPPER AND LOWER LIMBS
Assessment and X-Ray Interpretation
CPD Hours : 12
Who should Attend:
Clinicians and healthcare professionals who order and review x--rays within their role in urgent care, walk in centres, A&E or general practice
* This is not an IRMER course
Completion of this course does not guarantee competency. It is recommended you spend time in clinical practice with a mentor.
Consent, ethical and legal implications of imaging.
Important principles of musculoskeletal x-ray interpretation
When to x-ray?
Imaging tools for structured assessment of limbs
Principles of upper and lower limb assessment
Principles of normal and abnormal appearance of bones, soft tissues and joints on X-Rays.
Using decision-making tools when ordering upper and lower limb x-rays
Treatment options - splints, POP, referral
1. Pre-course workbook
2. Mock OSCE