Introduction To The Knee

Introduction To The Knee

A comprehensive introduction to physiotherapy of the knee
This course broadened my knowledge about exercise prescription and how educating the patient in the correct way can make a significant difference in treatment.
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Introduction

The knee is one of the most commonly injured joints that presents in all aspects of clinical practice. Not just a complaint common to sporting situations, also often presenting in young people as we grow and older people as we age. Best practice requires skills in assessment, treatment and rehabilitation when working with individuals with acute, chronic and complex knee conditions.

Aims

Provide an introduction to the anatomy, conditions, assessment and rehabilitation of the knee and explore the latest evidence available.

Outline

  1. Section one: Knee structure, function and conditions.
  2. Section two: Assessment and differential diagnosis of the knee
  3. Section three: The paediatric knee
  4. Section four: Knee treatment and rehabilitation

Target audience

This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy professionals, clinicians and students.

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