HBS2404 - Clinical Skills 4
|1.||Relate the principles of advanced history taking to the recording of details for the presenting complaint|
|2.||Exhibit and interpret a clinical examination of systemic health (vital signs) and systems of the thorax (cardiovascular, respiratory, vascular, musculoskeletal);|
|3.||Interpret common medical tests that may be used in diagnosis and management of conditions of the thorax|
|4.||Exemplify clinical reasoning for analysing common conditions of the thorax|
|5.||Exhibit and explain osteopathic manual techniques of the thorax|
|Test||Theory paper (computer based)||25%|
|Project||Video of history taking with reflective journal (10 minutes) (equivalent to 1,500 words)||25%|
|Practicum||Practical examination of technique (20 minutes) and examination (20 minutes) (hurdle requirement)||50%|
Manipulation of the spine, thorax and pelvis: An osteopathic perspective. 4th Ed
Gibbons, P., & Tehan, P. (2016)
Bates' guide to physical examination and history taking. 11th ed.
Bickley, L. S. (2012)
Philadelphia, US: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
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