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Musculoskeletal Medicine for IM Residents

Discussion in 'Internal Medicine and IM Subspecialties' started by Apply Pressure, Jan 24, 2012.

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  1. Apply Pressure

    Apply Pressure

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    Hey all,

    I was wondering if there were any good books/resources available that review common primary care musculoskeletal problems. I'm now essentially half-way through my residency training but feel as though my outpatient ortho skills are abysmal in terms of diagnosis.

    I feel like a lot of the details get pushed aside by most providers because the treatment is typically the same --> NSAIDs + rest etc.

    Thanks.
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    These two books are what you want. They're written with internists in mind and are pretty good reads (as textbooks go).

    Dr. Anderson is also an awesome teacher...he does a noon conference to the IM residents here once a year or so and they always want more.
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