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pGALS Arms

This video clip demonstrates how to assess the joints of the hands and arms

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Researchers in new trial to find best way of treating arm pain

More than 500 people suffering from lower arm pain are to take part in a new UK-wide clinical trial that aims to find out the best treatment for this troubling condition.

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Crossing your arms 'may help relieve pain'

The simple action of crossing your arms may help to reduce hand pain by confusing the brain, according to scientists at University College London (UCL).

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paediatric Gait, Arms, Legs, Spine (pGALS): Introduction

Musculoskeletal complaints in children are very common and a frequent reason for consultation with healthcare professionals. This video demonstrates a simple, quick and effective way to screen the musculoskeletal system in school-aged children...

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Which parts of the body are often affected by work-related joint disorders?

Symptoms of work-related joint disorders usually affect the arms and shoulders, back, hips or knees.

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Paediatric Gait Arms Legs Spine (pGALS) videos

a simple, quick and validated musculoskeletal screening tool for use in the assessment of the school-aged child

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What should I look for when buying a chair?

When you're buying a new chair, you should think about how high it needs to be, how you'll get up from it and what kind of armrests it should have.

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The upper limb in primary care. Part 2: Wrist, hand

Issue 2 (Hands On Series 7) Spring 2013

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What should I look for when buying a chair?

When you're buying a new chair, you should think about how high it needs to be, how you'll get up from it and what kind of armrests it should have.

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Exercises to manage tennis elbow

Simple exercises to help ease the symptoms of tennis elbow and reduce the risk of future injury.

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Biceps tendinitis

Inflammation of the biceps tendon can cause pain when you move your arm forward or flex your elbow.

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Finding a comfortable chair

It's important to check that the seat and backrest of your chair will give you support and make it easy for you to stand up. There should be enough room for you to easily change position.

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How do the hands and wrists work?

Your hand movements are controlled by muscles and tendons, and your sense of touch is supplied by two main nerves. Two arteries supply blood to your hand.

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The musculoskeletal examination: GALS

GALS (Gait, Arms, Legs, Spine) is a brief screening examination which takes 1–2 minutes and has been shown to be highly sensitive in detecting significant abnormalities of the musculoskeletal system.

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Examination of the hand and wrist

A brief guide to examination of the hand and wrist joints

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Examination of the elbow

What to check for when assessing the elbow joint

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Edward's examination results

Examination shows that Edward's arms are stiff but not painful and his hip and thigh muscles are tender.

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