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Other Musculoskeletal medicine modules
Top tips in musculoskeletal care: a video module (1 CPD hour)
Key questions on fibromyalgia (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Adam Woo on red flags for spinal pathology, managing medications for back pain and screening tools for primary care
Dr Heather Ryan suggests how practices can attract GPs to join as partners during or just after training
Dr Dominique Thompson on diagnostic criteria for anorexia, managing ‘borderline’ cases and investigations in bulimic patients
Key questions on ankle and knee injuries
This module will update you on managing knee and ankle injuries, including:
- How to decide if an X-ray is appropriate for a suspected ankle fracture
- Whether or not strapping injuries is helpful
- Symptoms that warrant referral
- When surgery might be required
Dr Courtney Kipps is a consultant in sports and exercise medicine at University College Hospital, London, and the Institute of Sport, Exercise & Health in London. He is also the team doctor for Harlequins Rugby Club in the Aviva Premiership.
Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones, a GP in Stockport, provided the questions.