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Ten minute elbow examination: a video module (1 CPD hour)


This module will guide you through an examination of the elbow in general practice, including:

  • How to perform the Apley’s test 
  • How to assess for golfer’s elbow, tennis elbow and cubital tunnel syndrome
  • The key signs to look and feel for during examination 

PLEASE NOTE: This video demonstrates a comprehensive assessment of the elbow for you to adapt according to the presentation.


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