The Complete Upper Limb Course

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Course Objectives:

To provide the MSK practitioner with the core skills on:

Assessment and differential diagnosis of Upper Limb conditions.

Rationalisation of diagnostic interventions for common disorders as appropriate including:

Red flags and Masquerades

Ruling out the Cervical Spine in Upper Limb conditions

Advanced Neurological Examination

‘Special tests’ – which have clinical utility?

Imaging – when, what and why?

Symptom modification – including the use of the Mulligan Concept to inform both diagnostic and treatment utility
Rehabilitation of common disorders affecting the Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand including (amongst others):

Rotator Cuff Related Shoulder Pain

The Unstable Shoulder

Tennis Elbow

Golfer’s Elbow

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

Course Price
Price in GBP: £ 270.00

Course Notes

Aims: This two-day course will introduce a systematic approach the assessment of the Upper Limb, and offer options for the management of Upper Limb conditions including exercise-based rehabilitation, manual therapy and discussion around the reasoned use of other therapeutic adjuncts. This course aims to equip the attendee with immediate ‘clinic-ready’ strategies, and to consider the person beyond the pathology. Andrew and Thomas will draw upon their combined experience of assessing and managing Upper Limb conditions in a variety of settings including NHS Practice, Private Practice, Musculoskeletal Service, First Contact Primary Care and Elite Sport. Andrew is a member of the British Elbow & Shoulder Society (BESS) and Thomas is a member of the British Association of Hand Therapists (BAHT).

Programme & Application form

Mr Thomas GC Mitchell  Mr Andrew Cuff  
Day One
8.30

8.30am: Registration & Coffee, 9.00am: Introduction, 9.10am: Principles of assessment, clinical reasoning and maximizing efficiency in clinical contact, 9.20am: Cervical Spine, 11am: Coffee, 11.30am: Shoulder I, 12.30pm: Lunch, 1.15pm: Shoulder II, 2.45pm: Coffee, 3.15pm: Shoulder III, 5pm: Close

BSc (Hons) MSc MCTA
The Complete Upper Limb Course
Day Two
8.30

8.30am: Registration & Coffee, 9.00am: Day One Recap, 10.00am: Elbow I, 11am: Coffee, 11.30am: Elbow II, 12.30pm: Lunch, 1.15pm: Wrist & Hand Complex I, 2.45pm: Coffee, 3.15pm: Wrist & Hand II, 5pm: Close

Mr Thomas GC Mitchell

Mr Thomas GC Mitchell

BSc (Hons) MSc MCTA
Mr Andrew Cuff

Mr Andrew Cuff

The Complete Upper Limb Course

Event Detail

25/06/2018 8:00 am
26/06/2018 8:00 am
Education Centre