Date & Time
Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
473 Primary Care for Hip Pain and Other Orthopedic Issues

Many musculoskeletal problems, particularly hip pain evaluation and management, can appropriately be managed in the primary care settings of correctional medicine. Improving providers' scope and confidence will give patients quicker and closer care while also improving efficiency. This session is appropriate for clinical providers and for administrative professionals who wish to learn more about musculoskeletal issues that can appropriately be managed inside the walls .

Educational Objectives

  • Review the many diagnostic categories that can cause hip pain
  • Describe what can be done within the primary care setting and when it is appropriate to refer
  • Discuss ways to promote the advancement of musculoskeletal care in correctional facilities

Level Intermediate