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Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the spectrum of conditions that present with limp. 
  • Understand that trauma can be a 'red-herring' and that further assessment may be required in a persistent limp.
  • Identify conditions that should not cause limp, including growing pains.
  • Understand the importance of clinical assessment and judicious use of investigations. 
  • Identify when to be concerned and seek specialist referral (orthopaedics, rheumatology or general paediatrics or neurology).

The learning outcomes for each module within pmm have been compiled into one document within the site resources section for your reference.

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