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Spondyloarthritis and inflammatory back pain

Best Practice Birmingham 2022 Programme


Spondyloarthritis and inflammatory back pain

12 Oct 2022
Versus Arthritis Theatre

In this session you will learn to recognise the presenting features of spondylarthritis.

  • 1.Learn to recognise inflammatory back pain and the differences between that and mechanical back pain.
  • 2.Understand the various co-morbidities associated with axial spondyloarthritis.
  • 3.Learn how to investigate possible cases of SpA and which radiological investigations are the most useful.
  • 4.Understand the delay in diagnosis of SpA and learn how to reduce this.
Louise Warburton, GPwER in MSK, NHS Telford & Wrekin & Medical Lead, Telford MSK Service - Joint Speciality Lead for Community Trust Research, West Midlands