This course aims to provide physiotherapy-specific information on ankle injury management and degenerative conditions, to improve the confidence as well as competence for physiotherapists in foot and ankle management for the benefit of their clients.
An evidence-based theoretical and practical course based on extensive clinical experience in assessment, diagnosis and rehabilitation of shoulder pathology. The course is extensively link to the most recent research publications from a variety of disciplines.
New models of shoulder assessment including the Shoulder Symptom Modification Procedure and a new model for staging and treating rotator cuff tendinopathy will be presented.
Emphasis will be placed on clinical reasoning to support management decisions. Participants completing these courses will gain a greater understanding of the anatomy, biomechanics, assessment and evidence-based treatment of this interesting and complicated region of the body.
It is estimated that the risk of an individual being diagnosed with cancer by their 85th birthday is now 1 in 2. As such, it is essential that physiotherapists are appropriately skilled to manage this population and understand the effects of cancer treatment on body function, physical performance and psychological state.
This lecture will explore the physiotherapy management of older persons with cancer. Physiotherapy goal setting will be discussed, including comparing a rehabilitative approach for functional recovery to a supportive care approach to optimise function in the face of terminal disease.
Key principles to effective acute medical management of the injured athlete.
This is a recording of a lecture that took place on 25/10/2018.
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An introduction to kinesiology taping principles, common applications and a demonstration of various applications used by practitioners to assist with treatment of muscle injuries, biomechanical dysfunction, postural dysfunction and oedema/inflammation taping. James Trotter will conduct a practical session to allow undergraduates to obtain enough skills to be able to confidently trial kinesiology applications.