Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Elbow Region
Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Elbow Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Elbow Region

by Sheldon C. Yao, DO

This course covers the anatomy and biomechanics of the elbow and the clinical implications of this region's somatic dysfunctions. You will be given the opportunity to test your diagnostic skills when faced with potential or actual elbow dysfunction.

You will be taken on a journey through the anatomy of this region, including the muscles, ligaments, and nerves that surround the joint. With this knowledge, you will then learn to apply the appropriate diagnostic tests for any clinical presentation involving the elbow.

Course Details

  • Videos 4
  • Duration 0:34 h
  • Quiz questions 17
  • Articles 1


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Elbow Region

 Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon Yao received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) in 2002, where he is currently a full professor and serves as Chair of the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) department. He completed his internship and family practice residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, N.Y., and afterwards completed a one-year fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine-Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) at North Shore-LIJ Plainview Hospital (N.Y.). He is dual-board certified in family medicine/osteopathic manipulative treatment and NMM/OMM and was conferred fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO) in 2019.
He actively participates in teaching medical students in the classroom and in clinical settings, which students have acknowledged through teaching awards since 2010. Yao is passionate about the osteopathic profession and stresses evidence-based medicine when teaching his students.

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By Luz Cecilia S. on 26. October 2019 for Praxis of the Elbow Diagnosis

Es didáctico, consiso, entendible, práctico, fácil de comprensión, me encantó.

Very good and perfect , essty to understand
By Dvsvb R. on 30. December 2018 for Elbow Anatomy: Nerves and Diagnosis of Radial Head Dysfunction

Superb way of showing anatomical parts with a greate deal of errort