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Joint Exam Mastery for Primary Care - Online CME Course


Aaron J. Krych, M.D.
Course Director

Darryl S. Chutka, M.D.
Course Director

This online course combines the best Mayo Clinic Talks podcast interviews around common musculoskeletal injuries and their clinical presentations with video demonstrations of joint exams as performed by orthopedic and physiatry specialists. They share tips and tricks they've learned to maximize effectiveness and efficiency as applicable to your primary care practice.

Target Audience

This course is intended for Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners in the Primary Care and Family Medicine settings.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the proper technique for examining the major joints causing symptoms seen commonly in a primary care practice.
  • Describe when a primary care provider should refer patients with joint symptoms to an orthopedist or sports medicine specialist for evaluation.
  • Review the management of traumatic brain injuries in children.

Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.

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Peter C. Amadio, M.D.
Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.
Christopher L. Camp, M.D.
Darryl S. Chutka, M.D.
Kristina (Kristi) M. Colbenson, M.D.
Eric M. Crowley, L.A.T., A.T.C.
Nancy M. Cummings, M.D.
Sherilyn W. Driscoll, M.D.
Sanjeev (Sanj) Kakar, M.D.
Aaron J. Krych, M.D.
Corey M. Kunzer, P.T., D.P.T., SCS
Edward R. Laskowski, M.D.
Karen L. Newcomer, M.D.
Daniel B. Ryssman, M.D.
Daniel B. F. Saris, M.D., Ph.D.
David B. Soma, M.D.

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