Instructions on Use

Instructions on Use

This unit is proposed to be used during medical student teaching of the musculoskeletal exam and during the resident sports medicine and orthopedics rotations or during routine clinical visits for patients with musculoskeletal complaints.



Level I: 
  • First-time users of this unit should start with the video that reviews the basics of the hip exam. Click the play button on the video in Evaluation of the Hip to start the nine-minute tutorial.
  • You may also review the pictures of anatomy, specific exam maneuvers and a template of how to document your exam. 



Level II: 
  • Now that you are comfortable with the hip exam, you may review common causes of hip pain in Evaluation of Hip. Each diagnosis reviews the common presentation, tests and treatment for the condition.