Clinical applications: image interpretation of the musculoskeletal system ( non-trauma )

Who should attend this course?

The Clinical applications: image interpretation of the musculoskeletal system (non-trauma) course is suitable for qualified health care professionals who are involved with interpretation of radiographic images.

If you take this course as part of a postgraduate award, a first degree or equivalent is required.

Course content

The aim of this Clinical applications: image interpretation of the musculoskeletal system (non-trauma) course is to gain experience in the interpretation of clinical images, developing a system of self-audit, whilst gaining experience of the patient process with respect to other health professionals.

This course is designed to provide a framework for health professionals to gain experience and monitor their progress in image interpretation of trauma of the skeleton. It complements other courses in the image interpretation portfolio.

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How does this course map the NHS KSF?

This Clinical applications: image interpretation of the musculoskeletal system (non-trauma) course contributes to the development of knowledge and understanding for:

  • Core dimensions 2, 3, 4 and 5

Assessment

The assessment consists of a portfolio and an Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE).

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Entry requirements...

This course is open to all qualified health care professionals who are involved with interpretation of radiographic images.

2013

Start DateLink
28/04/2014

Course fees

Credit level for this course: Postgraduate level 7 (30 credits)

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Contract funding for NHS staff

The University is contracted by the NHS to provide post-registration education/CPD and training for its health professionals.

If you are an NHS employee contact the senior manager responsible for post-registration education/CPD in your Trust to check if the course you wish to attend can be supported by the Trust's contract with our University.

Study routes

  • Part Time