Problem Focus Exams: Musculoskeletal and Extremities

Topic 4 DQ2The goal of a complete musculoskeletal assessment is to detect risk factors, potential problems, or musculoskeletal dysfunction early and then to plan appropriate interventions, including teaching health promotion and disease prevention, and implement treatment measures. By doing so, you can play a signi´Čücant role in preventing pain and dysfunction in your patients. Describe a plan to provide patient teaching that incorporates health promotion and disease prevention. Provide rationale.