FRCPT 20-21 Online Radiology Course
FRCPT 20-21 Online Radiology Course

Duration: 6 Months 

17 October 2020 – 16 April 2021 

Fee: Rs.14850 or Equivalent US$ /- (USD)

The course is a graduate level course. All coursework are completed in both  direct and online.

The FRCPT online course includes online classes, lectured by Prof. Dr. Prabhu, Principal, MVM College of Physiotherapy, Bangalore Dr. Anand PT, Director, Healthshare Clinical Services, London, UK, Dr. Pawan Kumar PT, Director, Digital Teachings, & Consultant, RAA physiotherapy Centre, Chennai.

FRCPT online course has daily/weekly online classes with approximately 60 online lectures. All the lectures by Pro.Dr.Prabhu are highly animated lectures. The classes will be delivered online by Zoom / Google Meet online platforms.

The schedule of classes are tentative, it may subject to change with prior information to all the candidates of FRCPT course. Required and supplementary articles are listed in each weekly module and can be downloaded from FRCPT Communication page.

FRCPT MODULE 01 – INTEGRATION OF IMAGING INTO PHYSICAL THERAPY PRACTICE

Introduction/ review the guide to Physical therapy practice, Changing perspectives on diagnostic imaging in physical therapy education, Evidence supporting increased imaging education.  Examine the role physical therapist as primary care provider in United States of America, and other countries. Evaluate the role of imaging in the diagnostic process and physical therapy intervention.

FRCPT MODULE 02 – FUNDAMENTALS OF MUSCULOSKELETAL IMAGING

Introduction to radiology and historical perspectives of radiology. Explore the concepts of science of X-rays, understanding the image and fundamental radiographic principles. Examine the search pattern of radiographic analysis, radiographic diagnosis of skeletal pathology and radiologic report.

FRCPT MODULE 03 – COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY

Explore the science & principles of CT, and different forms, views & uses of CT. Evaluate the role of CT in neuro imaging.

FRCPT MODULE 04 – MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING

Explore the science & principles of MRI, and different forms, views & uses of MRI. Evaluate the role of MRI in neuro imaging.

FRCPT MODULE 05 – ULTRASOUND

Explore the science & principles of diagnostic ultrasound, and different types, & uses of ultrasound. Evaluate the role of ultrasound in biofeedback.

FRCPT MODULE 06 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF FRACTURE

Introduction / review of radiologic elements of fracture description, reduction and fixation of fractures. Explore the radiological evaluation of fractures in children and adults with its complications.

FRCPT MODULE 07 – IMAGING OF BRAIN

Introduction / review of radiologic elements of fracture description, reduction and fixation of fractures. Explore the radiological evaluation of fractures in children and adults with its complications.

FRCPT MODULE 08 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF CERVICAL SPINE

Radiologic anatomy of cervical spine. Cervical spine x ray views; AP, lateral, open mouth AP, right oblique, left oblique, lateral flexion, lateral extension, swimmers lateral and trauma cross table view.  Diagnostic imaging for trauma of cervical spine. Radiologic analysis & interpretation of cervical spine conditions; Fractures, Dislocations, Hyperflexion & hyperextension sprains, IVD herniations, degenerative diseases of cervical spine and cervical spine anomalies.

FRCPT MODULE 09 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF DORSAL SPINE

Radiologic anatomy of thoracic spine. Thoracic spine X ray views; AP, lateral, oblique, coned views, and swimmers lateral.  Sternal Projections; Posterior oblique, anterior oblique and lateral views. Diagnostic imaging for trauma of dorsal spine. Radiologic analysis & interpretation of dorsal spine conditions; Fractures, Dislocations, sprains, 3 column injuries, Osteoporosis, Pott’s disease, Scheuermann’s disease, thoracic, sternal & rib anomalies.

 FRCPT MODULE 10 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF LUMBAR & SACRAL SPINE

Radiologic anatomy of lumbar & sacral spine. Lumbar spine X ray views; AP, lateral, oblique, coned views, and lateral L5-S1 views.  Sacroiliac Projections; AP, oblique views. Radiologic analysis & interpretation of dorsal spine conditions; trauma, fractures, dislocations, sprains, Spondylolysis, Spondylolisthesis, lumbar stenosis, ankylosing spondylitis, sacroilitis, degenerative diseases of lumbosacral spine and lumbosacral spine anomalies.

FRCPT MODULE 11 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF SHOULDER COMPLEX

Radiologic anatomy of shoulder complex. Shoulder X ray views; AP internal rotation & external rotation, AP neutral views. Acromioclavicular projections: Upright AP view. Scapular projections: AP & lateral views.  Additional Projections: Axillary view of glenohumeral joint, Scapular “Y” lateral view. MRI & CT of Shoulder. Radiologic analysis & interpretation of shoulder complex conditions: trauma, fractures, dislocations, sprains, rotator cuff tears, glenoid labrum tears, impingement syndrome and adhesive capsulitis.

FRCPT MODULE 12 –RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF ELBOW & TMJ

Radiologic anatomy of elbow and TMJ. Elbow projections: AP, lateral, oblique views.  TMJ Projections; Transcranial view (lateral oblique transcranial), cephalometry, submentovertex view and panoramic radiograph. Imaging analysis & interpretation of elbow conditions; trauma, fractures, dislocations, sprains, Epicondylitis, osteochondritis dissecans. Imaging analysis & interpretation of TMJ conditions; trauma, fractures, dislocations, OA, RA, TMJ disc displacement, TMJ hypermobility, adhesion, & craniomandibular anomalies.

 FRCPT MODULE 13 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF WRIST & HAND

Radiologic anatomy of wrist and hand. Routine Projections: PA, lateral and oblique views. Optional Projections: Ulnar deviation PA view, carpal tunnel view radial deviation PA view, clinched-fist PA view and stress views. Imaging analysis & interpretation of wrist & hand conditions: Trauma, fractures, dislocations, carpal instabilities, carpal tunnel syndrome, OA and RA.

FRCPT MODULE 14 – RADIOLOGIC EVALUATION OF HIP & PELVIS

Radiologic anatomy of hip & pelvis. Routine Projections: AP, lateral frog-leg radiograph, cross-table lateral. Imaging analysis & interpretation of hip & pelvic conditions: Trauma, fractures, dislocations, OA, avascular necrosis of femur, slipped femoral capital epiphysis, developmental dysplasia of hip, femeroacetabular impingement and RA.

 FRCPT Module 15 – Radiologic Evaluation Of Knee & Knee MRI

Radiologic anatomy of knee complex. Knee x ray views; AP, lateral, PA axial “tunnel” view of the intercodylar fossa, tangential view of the patellofemoral joint. Imaging analysis & interpretation of knee conditions; Fractures, Dislocations, OCD, osteonecrosis, meniscal tears, degenerative diseases and knee anomalies & Knee MRI in detail.

 FRCPT Module 16 – Radiologic Evaluation Of Ankle And Foot

Radiologic anatomy of ankle & foot. Ankle x ray views: AP, lateral, AP oblique (mortise). Foot x ray views: AP, lateral, oblique. Imaging analysis & interpretation of ankle & foot conditions conditions: Fractures, Dislocations, sprains, hallux valgus, pes cavus, pes planus, talipes equinovarus and foot anomalies.

 FRCPT Module 17 – Cardiopulmonary & Vascular System Imaging

Radiologic anatomy, evaluation & advanced imaging. Basic projections: PA & Lateral views. Imaging analysis & interpretation cardiopulmonary conditions: Pnemonia, Atelectasia, plural effusion, pneumothorax, COPD, aortic dissection, mediastienal lymphadenopathy, congestive heart failure, heart valve disease.

FRCPT MODULE 18 – DIAGNOSTIC UTILITY, BURNS, WOUND HEALING ASSESSMENT & PELVIC FLOOR BIOFEEDBACK         

Assessment of burn depth, Burn depth estimation, burn wound healing potential, imaging modalities for the assessment of burn wound depth, & pelvic floor biofeedback.




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2 Comments
  • Dr Madhumita Nikam Posted August 27, 2020 12:43 am

    Kindly let me know about the fees structure for the course

  • Marsh Posted August 30, 2020 10:18 pm

    What will be the lecture timing?

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