About this module

In this module, we'll cover the dorsal foot. We'll have a look at the anatomy and sono anatomy of the dorsal foot. Through live demonstrations, we'll show normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique. And finally, we'll have a look at common pathologies seen in the dorsal foot

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Clinical anatomy

    • Osseous and articular

    • Skin, fascia and retinacula

    • Extensor tendons

    • Quiz: Clinical anatomy dorsal foot

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique

    • M. extensor hallucis longus

    • M. extensor digitorum longus

    • Tarsus

    • Quiz: Scanning technique dorsal foot

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Pathology

    • M. extensor hallucis longus and m. extensor digitorum longus

    • Osteoarthritis and synovitis of the dorsal foot

    • Case Discussion: Fractures

    • Quiz: Pathology dorsal foot