Thursday, March 10, 2016
  (711) Clinical Anatomy and Imaging of the Spine and Brain
Track: Medical
Track 2: Neuromusculoskeletal
Speaker(s): John Carrino
Thursday, March 10, 2016 8:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate

The presenter explains the proper usage of imaging in patient care and the correlation of imaging for pain and other symptoms. You will have an improved ability to interpret an injured worker's X-ray findings and develop a differential diagnosis in correlation with pain history, physical examination and the patient’s spine pathology.

Learning Objectives: 1. List types of pathologies associated with spinal pain; 2. Identify normal anatomic structures of the spine; and 3. Construct an appropriate imaging algorithm for spine pain.
IACET: 0.3
RN: 3
CME: 3