Advanced Manual Techniques in Distal Upper Extremities Anchorage AK Mar 2022

Musculoskeletal Courses

Course Description

~8 Contact Hours

This hands-on course provides a unique experience to learn & practice advanced manual techniques, specifically created to effectively assess and treat movement dysfunctions and musculoskeletal pain generators. This course can be also taken in support of the Distal Upper Extremity NEXT course to meet certification requirements.

Instructors will emphasize on mastering manual approaches.  All associated theory and interpretation of findings are included in the online, hybrid and NEXT courses so participants can dedicate this 8-hr course to practice hands-on skills. Nevertheless, instructors will reinforce these concepts as they perform the specific techniques.

Objectives and Goals

By the end of the course the participant will be able to:

  • Identify, through a systematic process, 5 different key landmarks around the elbow joint complex aimed to assist in the clinical examination and joint specific treatment clinical approaches.
  • Decide which specific clinical tests are the most informative for diagnosis from the general clinical examination of the elbow joint complex for a patient with acute, recurrent or chronic elbow pain.
  • design 3 effective treatment interventions for each of the following:
    • acute pain such as those related to the elbow joint.
    • recurrent elbow pain.
    • localized myofascial restrictions and pain syndrome of the elbow and upper quadrant regions.

Venue

Advanced Physical Therapy - Suite 200
1917, Abbott Road, Anchorage, Alaska, 99507, United States

Instructor

Vicente Mauri

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March 11, 2022 7:30 am

Instruction Hours

March 11, 2022
8:00 am – 5:45 pm


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