Event details:

Title: Knees for GPs: Masquerades, red flags and pearls for the probable diagnoses
Speaker: Mr Lachlan Batty, Orthopaedic Surgeon
Date: Monday 03 May 2021
Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm
Host: Epworth Freemasons
Where: Zoom Webinar- dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentation and Q&A


Mr Lachlan Batty will present an interactive, case-based presentation regarding knee conditions seen in general practice. Using the ‘Murtagh diagnostic model’, the aim is to highlight the thought processes in making a diagnosis from the perspective of an orthopaedic knee surgeon. It will also review the indications for advanced imaging, highlight non-operative optimisation strategies and discuss when referral to a specialist is indicated.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify key elements in history and physical examination when developing a diagnosis for a knee condition
  • Recommend when to refer for advanced imaging and seek a specialist opinion
  • Recognise that hip and thigh problems can masquerade as a primary knee problem


  • 2 CPD Activity points

Event Registration

Spaces are limited

Spaces are limited.  Please RSVP by providing the following details and a Zoom webinar link will be sent directly to the email address you provided (if you do not receive a link to your inbox, we suggest checking your Spam and Junk folders).

  • First name and surname
  • RACGP number
  • Practice name
  • Practice suburb and postcode
  • Email address
  • Occupation

Please direct your enquiries to [email protected]

Download the event flyer for complete information.