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Lower Back Pain

Low back pain (LBP) describes the pain in the low back region, over the lumbar spines from the first lumbar vertebrae to the first sacral vertebra.


Frozen Shoulder

Frozen shoulder is a condition describing chronic restriction of movement of shoulder and, often, associated with pain.

五十肩 / 冰凍肩

Neck Pain

Neck pain is a generalized term describing pain at the neck region. It could be local tenderness or pain associated with movements.


Ankle Sprain

Ankle sprain describes injury of the ankle joint resulted in unexpected excessive ankle and foot movements.


De Quervain Tenosynovitis

Fritz de Quervain is a Swiss surgeon who published a case report of 5 patients with thickened first dorsal compartment of wrist more than 100 years ago and therefore the name “De Quervain syndrome”.

奎爾狄魁文氏(Fritz de Quervain)是一位瑞士外科醫生,他在100多年前發表了一份關於五位病人手腕第一背腔室增厚的病例報告,這種腱鞘炎(tenosynovitis)自此就稱為“狄魁文氏症”。

Hip Pain

Hip pain is a descriptive term for pain that is located around the hip joint region.


Osteoarthritis of Knee

Osteoarthritis of knee is a degenerative joint disorder of knee.


Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is a condition describing heel pain over the tubercle of calcaneum where the plantar fascia inserts.


Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is also known as lateral epicondylitis. It is a condition where the outer part of the elbow becomes sore and tender.

網球肘,正式名稱為“肱骨外上髁炎”(lateral epicondylitis),是一種會引起手肘外側疼痛及壓痛感的炎症。

Trigger Points and Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) describes a variety of conditions characterized by sensory, motor, and autonomic symptoms caused by myofascial trigger points.


Wrist Pain

Wrist pain simply means pain over wrist area.  The wrist joint consists of the distal radius, distal ulnar, 8 small carpal bones, complex ligaments structures, tendons and cartilages.


Event Calendar

April 2017 Grand Round

HKIMM Annual Scientific Meeting 2017

HKIMM Annual Scientific Meeting 2017
An Update on Musculoskeletal Medicine Skills
7 – 9 July 2017
Hong Kong

HKIMM MSKUS Workshop 2017

Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound & Injection Technique Workshop
18 – 20 August 2017
The Salisbury – YMCA of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Courses of Practical Musculoskeletal Medicine

Advanced Certificate of Musculoskeletal Medicine