AAMM MODULE 2023 - Neck and Upper Back Pain Brisbane
ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF NECK & UPPER BACK PAIN
A learning module for doctors wanting to boost their skills and confidence with patients disabled with neck and upper back pain - and the second of four modules for the Certificate in Musculoskeletal Medicine
Learn how to:
Sharpen your diagnostic skills with more focused history taking.
Refine your physical examination skills and make sense of your findings.
Target and interpret cervical and thoracic spinal investigations.
Make a specific diagnosis leading to effective treatment. Do basic manual therapy and injections in your office
Prescribe appropriate exercises and medications
The module comprises:
a prereading component of approximately 5 hours in preparation for a day-long workshop of interactive tutorials, hands on physical examination and treatment techniques with feedback and case discussions.
a multiple choice question assessment
DATE: Saturday 11 March 2023
TIME: 08:30 - 17:00
VENUE: Old Bishopsbourne, St Francis Theological College, Milton, Brisbane
CLOSE OF REGISTRATION: Sunday 26 Feb 2023 (to allow adequate time for completion of pre-reading requirements)
MCQ ASSESSMENT DUE DATE: Monday 6 March 2023
A/Prof Michael Yelland – GP & Musculoskeletal Medicine Practitioner, Arana Hill, Brisbane, Associate Professor, School of Medicine, Griffith University
Dr Scott Masters - Musculoskeletal Medicine Practitioner, Caloundra
Dr Geoff Harding – Musculoskeletal Medicine Practitioner, Sandgate, Brisbane
AAMM Members: $640.00
Registrars/House Officers: $640
NOTE: REGISTRATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE CLOSE OF REGISTRATION DATE WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL $50.00 ADMINISTRATION FEE.
(NOTE: This module is open to medical practitioners only)
This event is accredited for the following RANZGP Hours:
Educational Activities: 8
Reviewing Performance: 7
Measuring Outcomes: 0
Applications to ACRRM pending approval for 8 Educational Activity hours and 7 Performance Review hours for this module.x
St Francis College have limited on-site accommodation available to participants who require travel. For more information, CLICK HERE,
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