RACGP Musculoskeletal Workshop - session 1

The assessment and management of musculoskeletal conditions and sporting injuries is a significant part of the workload of a metropolitan GP.

This interactive and relevant series is designed for GPs seeking an update on evidence based identification and management strategies of musculoskeletal injuries.  Split over three sessions, this workshop covers common musculoskeletal presentations.

Session 1: Lower back pain and common causes of leg pain

Join us at Optus Stadium on Monday 18 March for the ‘Management of lower back pain and common causes of leg pain’ workshop, followed by a tour of the stadium. This session will assist GPs in identifying patients who require initial imaging, as well as subsequent imaging and medical intervention. Evidence-based guidelines for management of acute lower back pain will also be discussed.

Presented by sports doctor, Dr Gill Cowen.

Date: Monday 18 March 2019
Time: 6.30–8.30 pm followed by a tour of the stadium
Venues: Optus Stadium, Roger MacKay Drive, Burswood 6100
Cost: RACGP members $126

Visit the RACGP website and register today.