Helene is an experienced physiotherapist and lecturer who specialises in the ankle-foot complex
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The plantar plate complex is essential for foot mechanics as it provides dynamic and static joint stability while protecting the joint's articular surfaces. However, injuries to the plantar plate can cause pain and functional impairments. In this course, Helen Simpson discusses the anatomy of the plantar plate complex and offers solutions to manage symptoms related to plantar plate injuries.
This course aims to explore a holistic approach to managing plantar plate injuries.
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.