Helene is an experienced physiotherapist and lecturer who specialises in the ankle-foot complex
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First-time ankle sprains are not as simple as many rehabilitation professionals think. They require careful assessment and management to ensure optimal outcomes. Rehabilitation professionals must understand the mechanism of injury, perform a detailed evaluation when patients can fully participate and ensure adherence to treatment. In this course, Helene Simpson details an evidence-based approach to managing first-time lateral ankle sprains, from the acute assessment to the later stages of rehabilitation and reassessment.
This course aims to provide management strategies for first-time lateral ankle sprains during each phase of rehabilitation.
This course is made up of videos, reading, forum posts and a final quiz. The course content is split into the following sections:
- Reading activity
This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy clinicians, students and assistants. Other interested professionals such as athletic trainers, occupational therapists, nurses or medical doctors interested in this subject are also invited to participate.