Tendinopathy - postponed

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London Road Community Hospital, Derby

London Road
United Kingdom

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52.9141634, -1.4681851

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NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679



Tendinopathy - Prevention, Management and Rehabilitation of the Painful Tendon - Postponed

6th November 2020

Venue: London Road Community Hospital, Derby          Ref. 2711

Trainer: Dr Marie-Elaine Grant

Dip Physio. (NUI) PhD, SMISCP, MCSP.


Course Aims:

  • The aim of this workshop is to address possible key factors relating to the prevention and management of Tendon Pain.
  • All aspects of the principles and techniques incorporated in this workshop will be evidenced based.
  • Highlight the factors which contribute to tendon pain.
  • Develop a clear understanding of Tendon Pathology and how Load effects tendon.
  • Practical Assessment of the painful Tendon and methods of identifying Sage of Tendon Pathology.
  • Criteria to be considered for planning Treatment and Rehabilitation Strategies.
  • Demonstration of practical of treatment and rehabilitation techniques with particular emphasis on the application of effective exercise techniques.
  • Debate evidence based outcomes of conservative and minimally invasive surgical interventions.


Course Outcomes:

  • Workshop participants will learn the necessary criteria to make the best choices in managing and possibly preventing the problem.
  • A clear understanding of the criteria required to plan an effective rehabilitation programme.
  • The ability to assess the painful tendon and degree of pathology including the role of scans, biomechanics, the kinetic chain, special tests, palpation, loading and functional testing.
  • Increase competence in the application of effective tendon treatment and rehabilitation techniques according to evidence based standards of practice.
  • Understand the Do’s and the Don’ts of load management of tendon – (in sick or healthy tendons).
  • Understand why sometimes rehabilitation strategies don’t work and competently consider subsequent treatment options.


CPD Hours of attendance: 7 hours


Fee: £160 (Including refreshments)

Limited funded places may be available for AHP’s & nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.


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