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Mastering Lower Limb Tendinopathy

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Absolute Health & Performance

199 William Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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Delivered by Peter Malliaras, physio PhD and tendinopathy clinician-scientist.

30th Nov 2018 (6.30-8.30pm) & 1st Dec 2018 (9.00am-5.00pm)

Peter has a respected international clinical and research profile and is consulted by many people for a second opinion regarding their tendon injuries, including elite athletes and performers (eg football, rugby, ballet, and tennis). He works as an Associate Professor at Monash University, focusing on tendinopathy research, and sees more than 20 tendinopathy patients in clinic each week.

This course provides an up-to-date research and clinical perspective and a complete walkthrough assessment, kinetic chain and biomechanics considerations and rehabilitation of common tendinopathies. Achilles, plantar fascia, tibialis posterior, patellar, proximal hamstring and gluteal tendinopathies will be covered in detail.

Whether you are a new graduate or a very experienced clinician, you will come away with many answers to your questions as well as clinical gems to take away.

Learning Outcomes:

  • How diagnosis and assessment influence management eg pain irritability and cognitive emotional factors
  • When is pathology important and imaging indications
  • Biomechanics and kinetic chain assessments and considerations
  • Comprehensive rehabilitation strategies for common lower limb tendinopathies
  • Top tips for maximizing adherence, patient education and buy-in
  • Detailed return to sport progressions for sedentary people, runners, jumpers, multidirection sport, etc
  • Management of athletes inseason and maintenance programs
  • When to use adjunct conservative interventions (e.g. orthotics, manual therapy) and injections in different tendinopathy presentation
  • What you really need to know about tendinopathy pain and pathology

Pre-Requisites
1.5 hours online videos - 3 short videos to watch prior to the course commencement.

This course is appropriate for qualified physiotherapists and other suitably qualified/experienced health professionals.

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Absolute Health & Performance

199 William Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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