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91284 - Acute Orthopaedic Injury Part 2 - Interactive Online Module

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Interactive online course requiring the clinician to consider a range of the clinical problems and scenarios. Acute Orthopaedic injury is a common emergency presentation and occurs across all age groups with injuries ranging from minor through to limb or even life threatening.

Relevance to General Practice

The courses explores the assessment and management of joint dislocations of the upper and lower limb, bony and soft tissue injuries of the lower limb and use of intravenous sedation for the reduction of fractures and joint dislocations. 
The course is divided into the following key areas : 
1. Lower Limb Injuries 
2. Joint Dislocations 
3. Intravenous Procedural Sedation

Learning outcomes
  • Identify the immediate priorities in the assessment and management of the patient presenting with limb injury
  • Describe the principles of assessment and immediate management of the patient with suspected fracture to the lower limb
  • Identify the clinical and radiological findings in patients presenting with dislocations of major joints including shoulder, elbow, knee, hip and ankle.
  • Identify the clinical and radiological findings in patients presenting with finger dislocation
  • Identify fractures associated with a high risk for complication and requiring urgent referral to orthopaedic services
  • Delivery
    Title
    91284 - Acute Orthopaedic Injury Part 2 - Interactive Online Module
    Location
    Duration
    8 hours
    Start Date
    01-Jan-2017
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD
    8 hours
    Price
    0.00
    Location
    Online
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