This workshop is divided into 2 sessions MSK exam and joint injection.
In each session, participants will rotate on 4 stations. Then, they will move on to the next session
Anwar AlBasri, MD | Kuwait
DAY 1 | THURSDAY, MARCH 2, 2023
Rheumatologist, Rheumatology resident/fellow, Physical medicine and their residents, orthopedic surgery resident, Internist, Internal Medicine resident, Medical students
Early Bird registration 120 USD
Late registration 150 USD
ONSITE registration 175 USD
*discount for medical students and residents on total
Ali Aldei, MD | Kuwait
Amna Almuhairi, MD | UAE
Asal Adnan, MD | Iraq
Nadeen Hilal, MD | Lebanon
Findings from a proper MSK examination are extremely useful in diagnosing rheumatologic disorders, especially where gold-standard diagnostic tests are lacking. Thus, basic MSK examination skills are crucial skills that physicians should have. This hands-on workshop focuses on MSK examination of shoulder, hand/wrist, knee and back exam from rheumatology point of view.
Attendees will be able to demonstrate clinical examinations techniques of shoulder, hand/wrist, knees and Back.
Ahmad Asaad, MD | Syria
Anwar Albasri, MD | Kuwait
Hoda Tarakmeh, MD | Kuwait
Karima Becetti, MD | Qatar
Injection therapy is an important adjust in diagnosis and treatment of patients attending rheumatology clinic. This workshop aims at providing attendees with injections techniques based on anatomy. Attendees will have hand on training on how to perform the procedure on phantoms.
This workshop aims outline the indications and contraindication for joint injection
Discuss practical consideration for consent, equipment, techniques and complications
Demonstrate practical techniques on injections of knee, wrist/elbow, shoulder and ankle