The purpose of this unit is to have a web-based, readily-accessible teaching tool for learners to gain knowledge and improve musculoskeletal exam of the knee.
Components of the unit include:
For the U-M Department of Family Medicine, this unit is 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.
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Note: This module was originally developed by U-M Department of Family Medicine faculty member Tara A. Master-Hunter, M.D., in 2007. It is also maintained by Dr. Master-Hunter. Last updated: May 2013.
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