Course description Hip pain from A to Z

Course title
Hip pain from A to Z
Target audience
All postgraduate physiciansMedical students starting from 4th year medical school onwards
Basic information
Tutorial: 12 hours provided over 8 lectures
Course provider
Prof. Hatem Hamdi Eleishi, MD
Overall aims of course
The overall aim of the module is to provide a comprehensive module for causes and diagnosis and management of the different causes of hip pain in a rheumatology clinic
Intended learning objectives (ILOs)
By the end of the course, the candidates should be able to:Identify easily the most important and most common causes of hip pain in adultsCreate a scheme for differential diagnosis for a patient with hip painConstruct a battery of the most important clinical examination tests and investigations (lab and imaging) for a patients presenting with different patterns of back pain
Curriculum of course
1. Causes of hip pain in adults2. Causes of hip pain in children and adolescents3. Examination of a patient with hip pain4. Sheet for a patient with hip pain5. Plain radiography of the hip region6. MRI of the hip region7. Local injections of the hip region
Teaching  methods
    1. Interactive Power Point presentations for all topics.
    2. Interactive group discussions.
    3. Course handouts
Facilities required for teaching
Lecture hallsInformation technology / AV aids
Assessment methods
Attendance criteria: The Student needs to attend 80% of the courseAssessment tools:A passing score in an end-of-course MCQ examGrading System:
Pass or fail
About the course provider
Dr. Hatem Eleishi is a professor of rheumatology at Cairo University (Egypt) and deputy manager of the Continuous Medical Education Center at Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University. Eleishi graduated from Cairo University in 1990 where he then had his Masters (1994) and MD degrees (1998). He was also ECFMG certified from Philadelphia, USA in 1993. He also has special interest in the field of medical education and personal development especially for doctors. He acquired a diploma in Medical Education from Cairo University in 2017. He is also a certified NLP (Neuro-linguistic Programming) practitioner from the United Kingdom (2010). His YouTube channel (named: Hatem Eleishi) is a collection of lectures for doctor, patient and public education.Eleishi is also the author of several literary writings the most known of which is his novel “Tikitian Imprints” that was published in the United States by Goose River Press in 2007.