Musculoskeletal disorders

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About the course

BMJ Learning offers a wide range of evidence-based learning modules on a variety of clinical specialties, covering the topics you face daily. These interactive modules will enable you stay up-to-date while training and testing your skills.

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After completing this course of modules, you should be able to:

  • Feel confident in managing a number of common musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthrisis and acute and chronic back pain
  • Manage patients with osteoporosis, and reduce their risk of sustaining a fracture
  • Manage patients with a number of focal joint disorders, including frozen shoulder, posterior shoulder pain and tennis elbow
  • Avoid missing a diagnosis of polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Feel confident in managing patients with chronic pain.

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