Problem Solving The Shoulder
2 – day course
This 2-day course aims to simplify the shoulder complex focusing on assessing motor control, what can influence it and prescribing the right exercises to manage it. The course will look at current evidence and basic science to better understand aetiology and various treatment options. Participants will be taken through the RC deficient shoulder through to managing complex instability using clinical scenarios to help clinically reason, participants will be encouraged to be interactive and challenge current thinking.
Anju Jaggi Consultant Physiotherapist, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust (UK)
A Jaggi Physio Consultancy Ltd
Past President of European Society of Shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER)
Anju is a Consultant Physiotherapist with a clinical interest in shoulder dysfunction and research & innovation lead for the Therapy directorate at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOHT). She has worked at the RNOHT for over 20 years, 18 years of which has been in clinical rehabilitation in managing complex shoulder dysfunction with a specific interest in atraumatic shoulder instability. She has lectured internationally and presented at numerous scientific meetings. She has published work in the field of motor control at the shoulder, co-supervised post graduate student projects and is involved in several funded research studies collaborating with commercial and academic partners, one of which is the NIHR GRASP trial with the University of Oxford. She is currently leading a randomised clinical trial on the role of surgery in atraumatic shoulder instability with the surgical team at the RNOHT and Wrightington Hospital in collaboration with Prof Ginn at Sydney University. She holds a clinical teaching fellow post at University College London (UCL) and is program lead for the new UCL MSc in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. She has served on the board of the European Society of Shoulder & Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER) since 2008 and was President of the society from 2012-2015 and is currently serving as the Past President until October 2017. She has also served on the British Shoulder & Elbow Society Education committee and is an active member. She has a passion for improving the management of shoulder dysfunction as well as globally promoting physical therapy and rehabilitation.
• To understand motor control at the shoulder girdle.
• To become competent in assessment of the shoulder girdle from a movement perspective and challenging the use of traditional orthopaedic tests.
• Understand the role of physiotherapy versus surgical management in relation to different pathologies.
• Develop treatment programmes for rehabilitation of the shoulder girdle
Darlington Memorial Hospital
Date: Saturday 12 & Sunday 13th October 2019