Diagnosis and Management of the Lumbosacral Spine and SI Joint

Musculoskeletal Courses

Course Description

The IAOM Diagnosis and Management of the Lumbosacral Spine and SI Joint online course takes an in-depth look at lumbar spine and sacroiliac joint biomechanics and pathoanatomy (including primary and secondary disc dysfunctions, zygapopheseal pathologies, functional instability, sacroiliac joint complex dysfunctions, etc.), basic and specific clinical examination of the lumbar spine and sacroiliac joint complex, clinical interpretation and differential diagnosis, management suggestions for acute and recurrent/chronic lumbar and SIJ conditions, traction principles, overall management of low back pain, among others. 

Objectives and Goals

At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Exhibit an exact knowledge of pathoanatomy, physiology, and biomechanics for the Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint and related disorders.
  • Understand clinical examination of the Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint and related disorders.
  • Show an understanding of how to interpret the clinical examination to reach a precise clinical diagnosis of the Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint and related disorders.
  • Perform effective treatment for primary disc-related pathology through an accurate understanding of surface anatomy and tissue physiology of the Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint and related disorders.
  • Apply a framework for planning the prescription of affliction-specific exercises for Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint and related disorders.

Instructor

Valerie Phelps

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