A Complete Clinician’s Approach to Musculoskeletal Management of the Foot and Ankle

Course Description

24 Education Hours:  8 Hours – Online Self Study + 16 Hours – Online Instructor-led Training

IAOM-US-NEXT combines online courses with Online Instructor-Led Training (OILT). You get a very personalized mentoring experience from the comfort of your favorite learning environment.

The IAOM-US NEXT Approach to Complete Clinician in Musculoskeletal Management of Foot & Ankle Pain course takes an in-depth look at pathoanatomy (structural deficiencies, functional instability, intra-articular joint conditions, chondral defects, muscular dysfunctions, etc.), basic and specific clinical examination of the ankle and foot complex, clinical interpretation and differential diagnosis, management suggestions for acute and recurrent/chronic foot and ankle conditions, overall conservative management of foot and ankle pain among others.

Each week, course participants will log in and receive 2 hours of live skills enhancement around certain patient care considerations – all on a specific case study prepared to develop the knowledge and skills to become a complete clinician. This way participants can see the systematic approach, combining updated evidence and clinical experience/expertise, as it applies to the same case study.

Objectives and Goals

  • Exhibit an exact knowledge of pathoanatomy, physiology, and biomechanics for the foot and ankle joint complex conditions and related disorders.
  • Review clinical examination of the foot and ankle and related disorders.
  • Show an understanding of how to interpret the clinical examination to reach a precise clinical diagnosis of the foot and ankle joint complex dysfunctions and related disorders.
  • Perform effective treatment for structural and functional-related pathologies through an accurate understanding of surface anatomy and tissue physiology of the foot and ankle joint complex and related disorders.
  • Apply a framework for planning the prescription of affliction-specific neuromotor and sensorimotor strategies management for the foot and ankle joint complex and related disorders.
  • Integrate evidence and experience shared by the instructors into a complete approach in musculoskeletal management of foot and ankle complex dysfunctions.

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Course Schedule

December 8, 2021

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

(Pathoanatomy)


December 14, 2021

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

(Clinical Exam and Interpretation)


January 7, 2022

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

(Treatment - Hands-on Management Strategies)


January 14, 2022

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

(Treatment - Neuromotor and SenMo COR)


January 18, 2022

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(Dry Needling in Foot and Ankle Pain)


September 1, 2021

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

(Functional and clinical considerations of high/low arch)


February 3, 2022

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

(Biopsychosocial aspects of patient-clinician relationship)


February 7, 2022

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

(Ankle Instability)


February 11, 2022

5:00 pm to 5:00 pm

(Final Exam available for 4 weeks)


Price



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