|23 January 2024
About this Course
Acute knee injuries are common, especially in sports that involve twisting movements and sudden changes of direction.
Objectives of this course:
- To identify the important features of history that help identify the correct diagnosis of a knee injury.
- To understand the key features in the clinical examination of an acute knee.
- To introduce the Ottawa knee rules as a tool for clinical decision making with regards to imaging of an acute knee injury.
- To describe the initial steps of acute knee management.
This content was created by Dr Helen Joyce Fulcher MBChB, DipPaed, PGCertHSc(Sports Med). It was reviewed by Dr Hazel Fuiava (MBChB, DipPaeds).