Physical Exam of the Spine

In this video Dr. Aleem Lalani, an Orthopedic surgeon at the University of Alberta, demonstrates how to give a complete physical examination of the spine.

After watching this video you should be able to:

  • Look for any abnormalities in the spine
  • Palpate the spine for any causes of pain for discomfort
  • Understand the range of motion tests on the spine
  • Perform a neurologic exam of the spine
  • Complete special tests for further investigation

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