Helene is an experienced physiotherapist and lecturer who specialises in the ankle-foot complex
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Morton's neuroma, also known as Civinini Morton's Syndrome (CMS) and interdigital neuritis, is a painful foot condition associated with neural degeneration and perineural fibrosis. Key clinical symptoms are pain and altered forefoot sensation. Among the conservative treatment options are footwear modification, orthotics, modalities such as extracorporeal shockwave therapy and transcutaneous electrical stimulation (TENS), and lifestyle adjustments. Other treatments include surgery or ultrasound-guided percutaneous injections. In this course, Helene Simpson discusses the most effective physiotherapy interventions for Morton's neuroma.
This course aims to introduce Morton's neuroma and review physiotherapy management options for this condition.
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.