Patellofemoral Joint Programme

Patellofemoral Joint Programme

An in depth series of courses exploring the knee joint
This course is very good not only for PFP subjective assessment but overall knee assessment
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Introduction

The knee is a complex joint made up from many different anatomical structures. It is joint that is subject to large, dynamic forces over the course of our lives and can often be a cause of pain and disability. In this series of short courses, knee specialist Claire Robertson guides you through many of these conditions and the latest evidence based approaches to their management are identified and explained.

Aims

This programme of courses aims to help you become a more effective clinician when treating conditions of the knee.

Outline

This programme consists of five separate online courses and an assignment:

  1. Subjective Examination of Patellofemoral Pain
  2. Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis
  3. Differentiating PFJ and Tibiofemoral Problems
  4. Fat Pad Syndrome
  5. Knee Crepitus
  6. Final Assignment

Target audience

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.