Industrial Medicine and Acute Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. 1. Diagnostic Testing in Industrial and Acute Musculoskeletal Injuries

Andre Panagos, Aaron W. Sable, Joseph P. Zuhosky, Robert W. Irwin, William J. Sullivan, Patrick M. Foye

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Abstract

Panagos A, Sable AW, Zuhosky JP, Irwin RW, Sullivan WJ, Foye PM. Industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation. 1. Diagnostic testing in industrial and acute musculoskeletal injuries. This self-directed learning module reviews the history and physical examination of common acute musculoskeletal conditions that occur in the occupational setting. It is part of the industrial medicine and acute musculoskeletal rehabilitation study guide in the Self-Directed Physiatric Education Program for practitioners and trainees in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This article presents case vignettes to review the diagnostic evaluation of heel pain, whiplash, repetitive strain injuries, and low back pain. Overall Article Objective: To understand the important components of a history, physical examination, and concise diagnostic testing when evaluating acute industrial and musculoskeletal injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S3-S9
JournalArchives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
Volume88
Issue number3 SUPPL.1
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2007

Keywords

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cumulative trauma disorders
  • Low back pain
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sacroiliac joint
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Whiplash injuries

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rehabilitation

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