What you will learn

Course description: 

In musculoskeletal ultrasound, having a good understanding of bony anatomy for the joints most commonly scanned is key to success. This module is designed to help you gain this understanding.

This tutorial provides an overview of the upper and lower bone skeletal anatomy and how they relate to the muscle attachments.

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Course objectives: 

Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Identify names of key upper and lower bones in basic Musculoskeletal (MSK) Ultrasound
  • Define the associated parts of these upper and lower bones
  • Condyles and epicondyles
  • Tuberosities and tubercles
  • Prominences and other important anatomy of the upper and lower bones
  • Review the upper and lower bones skeletal anatomy and how they relate to the muscle attachments
Course details

Delivery method: 

  • eLearning


  • English


30 Minutes

Course author(s): 

Philips Clinical Education Author

Course disclaimer: 

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