Red flags are a warning to the clinician to rule out a possibility of disabling and life-threatening disorders. Not all red flags are diagnostic. When combined with other specific signs and symptoms, common and symptoms can warn us of a sinister underlying illness. One such example is fever in presence of pain can indicate an underlying infection , or presence of growing lumps along with loss of weight , appetite, night sweats may indicate carcinoma.
This webinar focuses on red flags related to ankle and foot pain. This allows the clinician to rule out sinister underlying condition, make timely referral to the physician, save time, and recognize the limitation of physiotherapy with underlying systemic conditions.