University of Warwick
Evidence-Based Musculoskeletal Care (External Fixation)
This is a 5-day taught module followed by an assignment and is available as a stand-alone PGA or as a module within the MSC trauma and orthopaedic surgery or an optional module in the MSc health sciences programme; this module aims to give students: a thorough theoretical and practical grounding in the science of external fixation of diaphyseal and metaphyseal fractures and deformity; a critical understanding of when and how to use this technique: an evidence-based appreciation of the risks and likely benefits of this compared with other treatment options; which all contributes to the broader aim to influence clinicians to use a critical and scientifically robust approach to planning patient care; students have on-going access to other professionals during the period of the module in order to facilitate their learning.
Upper 2nd Class Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; students with a 1st language that is not English are expected to obtain 1 of the following recognised English language qualifications: IELTS (British Council International Testing System) of at least 6.5; TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) of at least 600 (paper-based) or 250 (computer-based) or 92 (internet-based iBT).
3,000 - 4,000 word essay.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Warwick||Coventry||CV4 7AL||West Midlands|
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