This brief tutorial discusses musculoskeletal X-ray anatomy in general terms, and introduces some important concepts regarding musculoskeletal X-ray interpretation.
Knowledge of normal bone, joint and soft tissue appearances enables accurate description of abnormalities seen on X-ray. Both normal and abnormal X-rays are used to illustrate key viewing principles.
As for all X-rays, a systematic approach is required.
A certificated course completion assessment is available which is based on the material in this tutorial and the related sections.
All our online course completion certificates are CPD/CME accredited by the Royal College of Radiologists, London, UK.