Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Wrist Region
Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Wrist Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Wrist Region

by Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Learn the Basics of Osteopathic Diagnoses of the Wrist Region

In this course, you will learn about wrist-related osteopathic diagnosis. This includes a treatment overview of this particular region part of the upper limb, situated between the antebrachial and metacarpal regions.

Together with Lecturio, Sheldon C. Yao offers you the ultimate in exam preparation, making sure you are able to come to the correct osteopathic diagnosis, showing you exactly how to observe your patient's hand. Introducing you to key osteopathic techniques like the Watson´s Test, you will soon acquire the knowledge and skills to facilitate the treatment of wrist pain and dysfunction.

Course Details

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


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Wrist 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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