PATIENT INVESTIGATION (PI)

Learning Outcome

Electrodiagnostics

Code

PI7

Description

Trainees must be able to appropriately select order & interpret appropriate electrodiagnostic tests. They must understand the limitations of investigations and implications of negative and positive tests. They must be aware of possible discomfort and distress and risks to which the patient may be exposed as well as the cost and resources involved.

Assessment

CbD,portfolio/logbook and end of year review/COECSA exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2

Related Learning Outcomes

PI 1 - P10

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Study Guide