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Ankle and knee injuries - Key questions (1.5 CPD hours)

Dr John Outhwaite, orthopaedic medicine physician, and Mr Sean Curry, consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon, tackle questions on examination and management from GP Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones

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Dr John Outhwaite, orthopaedic medicine physician, and Mr Sean Curry, consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon, tackle questions on examination and management from GP Dr Melanie Wynne-Jones

Learning objectives

This module will give GPs advice on managing common ankle and knee injuries, including:

  • Recognising ankle ligament rupture
  • Spotting the difference between an ankle sprain and a fracture
  • Symptoms that warrant same-day referral for knee injuries
  • Indications for MRI scans

This module is free for all registered members of Pulse Learning until 1 August 2012.

 

 

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