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The Knee Explained

Course Aims

  • To give delegates an understanding of the functional and regional anatomy of the knee complex. 
  • To identify common injuries and problems likely to be encountered in this frequently injured anatomical region and to highlight current trends and philosophies in the treatment and management of knee injuries. 
  • The course will further aim to give an understanding of the principles of rehabilitation and treatments for patients with knee injuries. 
  • The course will also clarify and determine the criteria for progressions from the acute/early phase through to the final functional predischarge stage of rehabilitation. Whilst specifically focused on orthopaedic problems, the principles taught and demonstrated can be applied to all spheres of musculoskeletal practice, including rheumatology, paediatrics & sports injuries. 
  • The additional aims of this workshop are to provide delegates with the understanding, knowledge, ability and expertise to apply safe and effective manual therapy and mobilisation techniques to the joints of the knee complex. 
  • The workshop is predominately practical with sessions devoted to problem solving and treatment/technique practice.
  • Common clinical presentations, as well as the key elements of examination and assessment techniques for the anatomical areas described, will be included.

Additional Information

  • Delegates will be required to participate in the practical sessions to enhance experiential learning. Therefore shorts should be bought with you for the sessions.
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 14 hours.

Fees / Funded Places

  • £275.00
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHP's & Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

Refreshments

  • Refreshments included.
Delegate costs: 
£275 per delegate

Organiser

Organiser name: 
NCORE
Organiser telephone: 
01332 254679
Organiser email: 
dhft.ncore@nhs.net

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Where & When

23 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
London Road Community Hospital
London Road
Derby DE1 2QY
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