Orthopaedics is the medical specialty that focuses on injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system is made up of muscles and bones, as well as joints, ligaments, and tendons.
Anatomy of the musculoskeletal system
Physiology of the musculoskeletal system
Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
Common treatments and medications
Health professionals involved
Important medical terminology (including Latin and Greek Root words)
Interpreters at all levels of knowledge of clinical medicine who are interested in gaining basic understanding of the musculoskeletal system.
Interpreters who are preparing for the NAATI Certified Specialist Health Interpreter (CSHI) Test
Interpreters who are pursuing to become a healthcare interpreter.
Dr Bee Yen Ooi (MBBS)
Dr Bee Yen Ooi graduated with a MBBS from Peking University Health Science Centre in 2007 and has successfully passed Medical Qualifying Exams in China, Malaysia and Australia. Dr Bee Yen is a registered Medical Doctor with Ministry of Health, Malaysia since 2009 and is eligible for registration as a medical practitioner in Australia. With more than 10 years of clinical experience she has a special interest in diagnostic radiology and teaching.
The anatomy of the musculoskeletal system
How the musculoskeletal system works
Common Musculoskeletal Disorders
The names and utility of common investigations, medications and health professionals in relation to the orthopaedics
Easy ways to remember relevant medical terminology in the orthopaedics
Provide high quality and professional interpreting of complex and specialised spoken language from the health domain
Understand, remember and recall relevant medical terminology efficiently
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