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Musculoskeletal OSCE – Knee, Foot, and Ankle

This 3-hour course enables internal medicine residents to become familiar with knee, foot/ankle exams and to practice on simulated patients. Upon completion of the course, residents will be expected to accurately perform both exam types as well as create differential diagnosis for common knee, foot, and ankle pathology

Learning objectives

  • Demonstrate the techniques of performing a knee exam
  • Demonstrate the techniques of performing an foot/ankle exam
  • Demonstrate therapeutic communication techniques when conducting clinical exams

Expected outcomes

  • Perform a comprehensive knee exam
  • Perform a comprehensive foot/ankle exam
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform clinical exam while communicating effectively with the patient ensuring understanding of information presented.

Audience

  • Internal medicine residents

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