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An Introduction to Radiographic Views and Anatomy

Therapy Network Seminars


Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy / Athletic Training
Contact Hours:   1.5
Registration Fee:   $42


Objectives
Identify factors that contribute to the visualization of a radiographic image Identify standard radiographic views for the spine and extremity joints Identify basic anatomy on a radiographic view of the spine, knee, ankle, and foot Identify specialty radiographic views for pathology of the spine

Target Audience
PT, OT, CHT, AT

Confirmation Notes
An email confirmation with instructions and a link to join the webinar will be sent upon receipt of tuitioin

Agenda
8:00 – Brief overview of ordering guidelines and clinical prediction rules for spine, knee, ankle, and foot 8:20 – The basics of viewing radiographs: density, distortion, and positioning 8:35 – Radiographic views and anatomy of the spine, knee, ankle, and foot 9:30 – Q/A Session and Adjourn

Description
With the advent of direct access, a shift toward primary care referrals, and recent legislation it is becoming more likely that clinicians will play a pivotal role in identifying patients’ who need a radiographic evaluation. The course first reviews evidence-based guidelines for ordering a radiographic evaluation as well as the basics of reviewing radiographs. The course then presents the clinician with valuable information needed to recognize what views typically comprise a radiographic evaluation for a particular joint, as well as views required for identifying specific pathology.

Dates and Locations
 
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Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM
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