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Clinical Case Presentation: A Patient with Suspected Functional Gait

Length:60 MinutesCME Credits:0Release Date:Jul 20, 2021

Foundational / BeginnerInteractive

Program Description

The MDS Clinical Case Presentation: A Patient with Suspected Functional Gait course will provide a comprehensive overview of patient history and examination aspects that suggest functional gait disorder.


  • Other Movement Disorders


Xin Xin Yu, MD

Course Purpose

This MDS Interactive module provides learners with an overview of a clinical case presentation: a patient with suspected functional gait, and how to identify aspects of patient history and examination that suggest functional gait disorders.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, the learner will be able to:
1. Identify aspects of the history and examination that suggest functional gait disorder.
2. Explain a functional gait disorder diagnosis to patients.
3. Discuss therapeutic options for functional gait disorders

Intended Audience

This activity is intended for students, residents, primary care providers, internists, allied health, non-neurology specialists, and industry who have limited to no movement disorder experience.

Hardware and Software Requirements

1. Active Internet connection (DSL or Cable). Dial-up connection will have constant buffering problem.
2. Compatible with Windows PC and MAC (256 MB of RAM or higher)
3. Activity is best viewed on Internet Explorer 9.0 or higher, Safari 5.0 or higher and Firefox 29.0 or higher
4. Adobe Flash Player 12.0 (or higher).
5. Adobe Reader to print certificate.

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