Musculoskeletal diagnosis and assessment in General Practice 20 September 2018

Date20 September 2018
Duration1 day
Start Time08:30
End Time16:30



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The focus of this course is to improve confidence, knowledge and skills of General Practitioners in assessing and diagnosing common musculoskeletal conditions in the primary care setting. This will include common traumatic injuries encountered, both acute and chronic and also common non-trauma related musculoskeletal presentations.

By the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Identify common presenting complaints in musculoskeletal assessment
  • Identify key questions in the history to aide rapid diagnosis
  • Target the clinical examination to confirm the diagnosis
  • Identify red flags where appropriate
  • Understand treatment options available to the General Practitioner
  • Rationalise a referral onwards as required

With thanks to generous support from Fortius Clinic, this course is subsidised for RCGP members.

VenueRCGP, 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB
Maximum capacity60
EmailSouth London Faculty
Phone020 3188 7404
ContactRCGP South London Faculty and Fortius Clinic
Faculty/DepartmentRCGP London, South London Faculty

Course programme

8:30am – Arrival and registration
9am – Introduction by RCGP GP Chair
9:10am – Foot and Ankle  
9:25am – Knee
9:40am – Lumbar Spine
9:55am – Hip
10:10am – Questions
10:20am – Coffee
10:30am – 4 x Practical Sessions (Demonstration of examination techniques)
12:30 – 1pm – Lunch
1:10pm – Shoulder  
1:25pm – Elbow, Hand and Wrist  
1:40pm – Cervical Spine
1:55pm – Questions
2:10pm – Coffee
2:25pm – 3 x Practical Sessions (Demonstration of examination techniques)
3:55pm – Final questions
4:15pm – Close


  • Lunch
  • Refreshments
  • Wi-fi

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