Physical Examination of the Limbs (MBBS India)

Physical Examination of the Limbs (MBBS India)

by Stephen Holt, MD, MS
Diseases affecting the bone, muscle and soft tissues of the limbs are common sights in the emergency and outpatient settings. The ability to perform a comprehensive examination of these areas is a vital part of the diagnostic skill set of any competent physician. In this course, the student will be given a tour of the elements required for an optimal examination of the limbs. For optimal comprehension, the student should be familiar with the anatomy of the upper and lower limbs.

Course Details

  • Videos 16
  • Duration 1:29 h
  • Quiz questions 41
  • Concept Pages 14


Your Educators of course Physical Examination of the Limbs (MBBS India)

 Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Dr. Stephen Holt is the Associate Program Director for Ambulatory Education in the Primary Care Program at the Yale School of Medicine in Connecticut, USA.
He obtained his PhD from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2004. Currently, he is Director of the Addiction Recovery Clinic and Codirector of Clinician Educator Distinctions Pathway at Yale School of Medicine.
Because of his achievements, he earned the Faculty Teacher of the Year award from the Yale Primary Care Residency Program in 2009 and 2017.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Holt teaches courses on Physical Examination, Dermatology, and Rheumatology.

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By Leo K. on 02. February 2023 for Patient Introduction and Review of the Shoulder Anatomy

Very good clear explanation. Very good teacher. Very helpfull in teaching my colleques

Thank you
By Emilie C. on 30. June 2022 for Examination of the Knee

compared to the other knee examination videos that I have watched, this one explains everything best video.

By Laura T. on 18. February 2022 for Examination of the Upper Extremities

Useful, complete and quick reminder of upper extremity physical exam.

By Ismael V. on 24. September 2021 for Examination of the Upper Extremities

Very objective and práctica. Very well explained signos and maneuvers.