Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Education

Musculoskeletal Education Course for Primary Care Providers 2014

January Lectures

AGENDA
6:00-6:05pm Opening remarks
– Meir Marmor and Anne Rosenthal

6:05-6:15pm Evaluation of back pain: History and physical findings
– Trigg McClellan

6:15-6:25pm Radiographic and advanced imaging: When and what?
– Murat Pekmezci

6:25-6:35pm Physical therapy for patients with low back pain
– Samantha Delehant
Lecture:

http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/vs-marmo.pdf

http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/vs-marmor-arom.pdf

http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/vs-marmor-flexion.pdf

http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/vs-marmor-lateral-shift.pdf

Video

6:35-6:45pm Medical management of back pain
– Lisa Pascual
Lecture:
http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/2014-medical-management-bp.pdf

6:45-7:00pm Q & A
7:00-7:15pm Break

7:15-7:25pm Making a referral to Orthopaedics: Tips to Help the Patient
– Diane Putney

7:25-7:35pm Injections: When are they appropriate and successful?
– Masato Nagao
Lecture:
http://orthosurg.ucsf.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/spine-injections-handout.pdf

7:35-7:45pm Surgery: Options and Indications
– Murat Pekmezci

7:45-8:00pm Q & A

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