6th Annual MSK Pearls Couse

Events

6th Annual MSK Pearls Couse

Delta Hotels Edmonton South Conference Centre
4404 Gateway Blvd NW – Edmonton, AB T6H 5C2

Co-Developed by AMA Section of Sports and Exercise Medicine


This expert-led annual course uses a blend of didactic presentations, case studies, panel discussion and hands-on skills training to enhance physicians’ care for patients with physical injuries or age-related limitations. This year’s topics focus on shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand injuries commonly seen in family practice.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • perform an upper extremity joint physical exam that will enhance the clinician’s ability to determine the etiology of upper extremity injury
  • practice functional upper extremity joint assessment and special tests to enhance diagnostic acumen
  • indicate the role and limitations of imaging studies in the evaluation of upper limb MSK injuries
  • identify provincial resources for treatment and management of MSK conditions and injuries
  • demonstrate common rehabilitation approaches for soft tissue injuries

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Primary Care Physicians, Emergency Medical Technicians, Athletic Therapists, Physiotherapists, Specialist Physicians, Kinesiologists, Nurses, Residents/Trainees

 

CREDITS

Mainpro+ Group Learning – 6.5 credits

MOC Section 1 – 6.5 hours

Main Page: https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/cme/calendar#!view/event/event_id/11013

Brochure: https://cumming.ucalgary.ca/sites/default/files/teams/5/courses/specialties/MSK%20Brochure%202020%20v6.pdf

Register Online: https://conted.ucalgary.ca/portal/events/reg/participantTypeSelection.do?method=load&entityId=53247101