The Skeletal System & Traumatic Injury
Musculoskeletal injuries is a very common reason people seek medical attention. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), an average of 6 million people fracture a bone in the USA annually. Plus, many others sustain dislocations, sprains, and strains. In this course the student will: Identify the anatomy and function of the musculoskeletal system. Describe the different types of musculoskeletal injuries. Explain the general assessment and management of injuries.