Advanced Practice

Medical Imaging Course

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Access: 6 Months | Cost: $450.00 NZD

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This course provides a grounding in medical diagnostic imaging concepts for the musculoskeletal, cardio-respiratory and neurological systems. Imaging modalities and views for these body systems and common pathologies are detailed.

Includes "Introduction to Medical Imaging" Course FREE!

New advanced practice opportunities are rapidly emerging for Physiotherapists in primary health care, emergency departments, orthopaedic and other medical specialties. This online learning program has been developed to prepare you to take on these evolving practice roles and will provide others with a broader view of the use of medical imaging in clinical practice.

About this course:

This program provides approx. 16 hours of self-paced learning through 9 comprehensive audio-visual modules supported by extensive readings, case studies, videos and additional resource materials.

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Skeletal System Module

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Access: 90 Days | Cost: $399.00 NZD

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This self-paced, online learning course provides a grounding in medical diagnostic imaging concepts for  musculoskeletal trauma and pathology and includes the spine, upper and lower limb. 

Includes "Introduction to Medical Imaging" Course FREE!

How will this course help?

This online learning program has been developed to prepare you to take on these evolving practice roles. It will provide others with a broader view of the use of medical imaging in clinical practice. 

About this course:

This self-paced, online learning course provides a grounding in medical diagnostic imaging concepts for the musculoskeletal system. It includes imaging for trauma and pathologic conditions affecting the spine, upper & lower limbs. 

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Spine Module

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Access: 60 Days | Cost: $199.00 NZD

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This self-paced, online learning course provides a grounding in medical diagnostic imaging concepts for the musculoskeletal system with a focus on the spine.

Includes "Introduction to Medical Imaging" Course FREE!

How will this course help?

This online learning program has been developed to prepare you to take on these evolving practice roles. It will provide others with a broader view of the use of medical imaging in clinical practice. 

About this course:

This self-paced, online learning course provides a grounding in medical diagnostic imaging concepts for the musculoskeletal system with a focus on the spine. 

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Medical Screening Module

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Access: 90 days. | Cost: $360.00 NZD

Medical screening is an essential skill for all physiotherapists. In this comprehensive, fully online programme you will learn medical screening from a body systems, and regional approach. You will learn to identify risk factors, symptoms and signs associated with serious medical conditions to help you effectively screen you patients for serious pathologies and understand referral prioritisation.

This course is open to Physiotherapists and other health professionals practicing in all areas of the health care system who want to upskill in medical screening. 

Medical screening is an integral component of the skill set of all physiotherapists and other health professionals working in primary care, public health settings and advanced practice roles. This is a comprehensive, fully online program providing 8-10 hours of self-paced learning through 10 comprehensive audio-visual modules supported by downloadable handouts and videos. 

Participants will be grounded in medical screening concepts from both a regional and systems approach. Clinical utilization guidelines, practice recommendations are delivered with quick reference summary tables provided in the downloadable handouts, which may be printed for future reference. 

This program has been developed by and is being delivered in partnership with Key Clinical Skills a recognized leader in post-professional education for Allied Health Professionals in Canada with registration and additional support provided by the Ontario Physiotherapy Association. 

Some elements of this presentation may be specific to the Canadian health system and some features such as registration and recertification programmes may not be available outside Canada. 

By the end of this course you will:

  • Understand medical screening concepts at regional and body system level.
  • Understand the prevalence and risk factors for common medical conditions.
  • Be able to effectively screen for, and appropriately refer people with suspected:
    • Body system impairments
    • Inflammatory conditions
    • Cancer
    • Serious spinal conditions
    • Craniocervical conditions
    • Specific upper and lower limb conditions

 

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