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Musculoskeletal OSCE – Upper Extremity

Musculoskeletal OSCE – Upper Extremity

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This is a three hour course designed to give internal medicine residents an opportunity to practice and become familiar with upper extremity exams through the use of simulated patients. Upon completion of the course, residents will be expected to accurately perform elbow, wrist and hand exams as well as create differential diagnoses for common upper extremity complaints.

Learning Objectives

  • Perform a comprehensive elbow examination
  • Perform a comprehensive wrist and hand examination
  • Create a differential diagnosis for common upper extremity complaints
     

Expected Outcomes

  • Residents will be familiar with and comfortable performing the basic upper extremity musculoskeletal physical examination
     

Audience

  • Internal Medicine Residents