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Trochanteric bursitis – The information (0.5 CPD hours)


GP and clinical assistant in rheumatology Dr Savita Shanbhag's update on the diagnosis and management of  greater trochanteric pain syndrome causing PUNs and DENs

Learning objectives

To improve your understanding of:

  • The causes of greater trochanteric pain syndrome 
  • Presenting features and what's needed in the physical examination
  • The clinical value of imaging 
  • Appropriate conservative management 
  • Steroid injections and optimal sites
  • Referral criteria
  • Prognosis

Full CPD module