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