This is a spinal examination / viva course for trainees preparing for their FRCS (Tr & Orth) examinations presented by highly regarded spinal surgeons. The course covers History & Examination -Lumbar Spine (LMN/UMN – Peripheral/Nerve root – Peripheral/Spinal/Central lesion), History & Examination -Cervical Spine –(Myelopathy), Short Case –foot drop, Intermediate case – myelopathy, History & Examination –scoliosis, Intermediate Case – scoliosis, Neurological Examination and case demonstration– spinal cord Injury, Spine Viva (Trauma – Ankylosing Spondylitis – Infection – Torticollis / kyphosis – Tumour – Cauda Equina Syndrome – Lysis / listhesis – Discectomy/ACDF/ALIF).
“Very good course. Good structure. Excellent to see real patients. Viva sessions were challenging and very useful”
“Excellent course covering a wide area of spine required for the FRCS. Certainly this course will form the guide for my further pre-exam revision”