101 A Practical Approach to Musculoskeletal and Neuro Assessment

Session Number: 101
Track: Professional Development
Session Type: Workshop - 1 Day
Primary Presenter: Melody Rasmor EdD, RN, MS, ARNP-BC, COHN-S [Assistant Clinical Professor - Washington State University]
Co-Presenter: Sarah Kooienga PhD, MSN, RN, ARNP-BC [Assistant Professor - University of Wyoming]
Time: Apr 22, 2017 (08:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
Room: Strand 10B

Session Description:  Learn basic concepts and principles of neuro-musculoskeletal assessment, focusing on the neck, back, hand, shoulder, and knee. You’ll develop the skills needed for history-taking; to conduct screenings, perform on-site physical examinations; evaluate medical records, and use the techniques of inspection, palpation, range of motion, strength testing, sensory neurological test, deep tendon reflexes and specialized neurological branching test.

Date and Time: April 22nd, 8:00AM-4:30PM