Diagnosis and Management of the Shoulder and Shoulder Girdle


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This IAOM-US course is appropriate for ATs, OTs, PT’s and PTA’s.  The IAOM-US teaches that the essential starting point for orthopedic care is accurate clinical diagnosis.  IAOM courses and resources present effective manual orthopedic techniques established by leaders in the field.  Scientific and clinical research provides the foundation for the entire program.

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Pathoanatomy Glenohumeral Joint
Pathoanatomy - ACJ-SCJ
Basic Clinical Examination History
Basic Clinical Examination
Differential Diagnosis and Management Suggestions for Impingement Part 1
Differential Diagnosis and Management Suggestions for Impingement Part 2
Differential Diagnosis and Management for Instability Part 1 - Capsular Laxity
Differential Diagnosis and Management for Instability Part 2 - Labral Lesions
Differential Diagnosis and Management for Instability Part 3 - Rehab Strategies
Glenohumeral Joint Specific Mobilization Techniques
Differential Diagnosis and Management Suggestions for Adhesive Capsulitis
Acromioclavicular and Sternoclavicular Joint Specific Mobilization Techniques
Shoulder Course Survey
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