Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Hip Region
Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Hip Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Hip Region

by Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Basic and advanced knowledge of the hip region

This course helps medical students to diagnose complaints pertaining to the hip region and treat patients with hip and back pain. Osteopathic diagnosis is an essential topic for medical studies; some estimates report up to 95% of Americans experience back pain at some point in their lifetime. Sheldon C. Yao explains the key osteopathic techniques to treat hip dysfunction and explains various hip tests for a perfect osteopathic diagnosis.

This course will elaborate on:

  • Motion Testing
  • Straight Leg Raise Test
  • Eriksen´s Test
  • Stinchfield´s Test
  • FABER Test / Patrick´s Test

Course Details

  • Videos 4
  • Duration 0:49 h
  • Quiz questions 5
  • Concept Pages 1


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Hip Region

 Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Dr. Sheldon Yao is a Professor and Chair of the Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT).
He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002. 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.
Due to his achievements, Dr. Yao has received various teaching awards, such as the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Award for Excellence in Teaching (Clinical Sciences).
Within Lecturio, he teaches courses on Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM).

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By Dante A. on 07. September 2020 for Anatomy of the Hip

A very complete summary to refresh knowledge of the hip. Thanks you!