About this module

In this last module, we'll have a look at the toe region. Again, we'll cover the anatomy and sono anatomy, followed by live demonstrations to show normal ultrasound findings and scanning techniques. We'll also have a look at the most commonly seen pathologies in the toe region. Finally, we'll close this eLearning course with some miscellaneous pathologies and ultrasound pitfalls.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Clinical anatomy

    • First metatarsophalangeal joint complex and interphalangeal joint

    • Lesser toes

    • Quiz: Clinical anatomy toe region

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Normal ultrasound findings and scanning technique

    • Common plantar digital nerves

    • Metatarsal heads plantar region

    • Quiz: Scanning technique toe region

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Pathology

    • Second and third webspace plantar common digital nerve - Morton neuroma

    • Discussion: Morton's Neuroma

    • Case Discussion: Avascular necrosis

    • Quiz: Pathology toe region

  • 4

    Chapter 4 - Miscellaneous Pathology

    • Swelling and tumours

    • Ultrasound cases and pitfalls

    • Quiz: Misc pathology