Simulated spinal case using clinical actors
Spinal Differential Diagnosis and Imaging
This seminar is lead by a spinal consultant and extended scope physiotherapist. It is a extension of the simulated spinal case and will explain the differential diagnosis associated with this case. The seminar is interactive and you can expect to improve your clinical reasoning of different spinal and pelvic conditions.
In this session with a colleague you will interview and conduct a physical examination on a actor that is simulating spinal pain. This session will help you to fine tune your examination and interview skills and clinical reasoning.
In this session you will also learn how to interpret common spinal imaging modalities. The session will look at the interperation of spinal MRI and plane X ray radiographs . You will also learn which category of patients need to be referred to the radiology department for further investigations.