Physiotherapist, Researcher & Lecturer in Sports Injury Rehabilitation and Editor in Chief, Physical Therapy in Sport Journal
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Significant progress has been made in the field of injury prevention over the last few years. However, there is still a gap between research and the implementation of injury prevention programmes in the real world and the burden of sports-related injuries remains high. Physiotherapists are often part of the team responsible for implementing injury prevention strategies. In this course, Lee Herrington explores the modifiable risk factors that physiotherapists can address. He also discusses evidence-based assessment and ways to successfully implement injury prevention programmes.
This course aims to identify evidence-based methods of injury prevention. It also highlights key considerations for the successful implementation of injury prevention programmes.
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.