Access: 30 days 

Cost: $50.00 NZD 

In this unit we cover:
  • Visceral pain
  • Neurovascular compromise
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Fractures and bone lesions
  • Infection
  • Tumours

Learning Activities:
  • Slide handout
  • Video presentation (21 minutes)

Learning Outcomes:

  • List the visceral, metabolic, vascular mechanical, neurovascular, infective , rheumatologic and neoplastic causes of upper limb symptoms.
  • Discuss traumatic injuries and associated pathology.
  • Describe the clinical features of upper limb neuropathies and radiculopathy.

Study Time:
Approx. 30 minutes

Lesson curriculum

  1. 1
    • Welcome

    • How to use this course

    • Copyright Warning Notice

  2. 2
    • Slide Handout

    • Video Presentation

    • Quiz

  3. 3
    • Before you go...



Dr Jack Miller

Dr. Miller completed his BSc in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto.

He then spent six years in New Zealand where he completed an advanced specialty Diploma of Manipulative Therapy. During this program he was directly mentored by both Robin McKenzie and Brian Mulligan. On returning to Canada he completed a Masters of Clinical Science at Western University and a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of St. Augustine.

Jack has been the senior editor of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Orthopaedic Journal, an executive member of the Orthopaedic Division of CPA, the President of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physical Therapy and a member of the CPA Specialization accreditation committee.

He currently works as an Advanced Practice Physiotherapist in the Toronto region.