• Essentials of Orthopedics

      Fundamentals of Orthopedics


      In this lecture, recorded at a live course in 2020, you will learn about common orthopedic presentations in primary care settings. These include arthritis, sprains and strains, shoulder and knee injuries, and more.

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      1 hour, 4 minutes plus posttest


      April 2020


      1.0 contact hour (0.50 pharmacology)


      This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2020-02-13P (Video), 2020-02-32P (Audio). Provider number 100820.


      This lecture, recorded during the 2020 Live Review Course & Clinical Update, educates NPs about the diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic conditions commonly seen in primary care. Content reflects evidence-based guidelines and focuses on the most important steps in patient diagnosis and management.


      At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to:
      1. Discuss the etiology and prevalence of the following orthopedic conditions and injuries: arthritis, soft tissue injuries, shoulder and rotator cuff injury, low back pain, hip pain, plantar fasciitis, and knee pain and injury.
      2. State the common symptoms and assessment findings associated with arthritis, soft tissue injuries, shoulder and rotator cuff injury, low back pain, hip pain, plantar fasciitis, and knee pain and injury.
      3. Describe the appropriate pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic management of patients with arthritis, soft tissue injuries, shoulder and rotator cuff injury, low back pain, hip pain, plantar fasciitis, and knee pain and injury.


      This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.

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