Ian is a sport physiotherapist with extensive experience treating upper extremity pathologies amongst Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
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Hand function and strength are essential for participation in day to day life and sports. Loss of grip strength after a hand or wrist injury can impact sports performance. This course discusses the mobility, strength and endurance of the wrist joint, as well as the functional application of grip strength rehabilitation.
In this course, you will learn about wrist rehabilitation, including principles of exercise dosage and prescription.
This course is made up of videos, reading, discussions 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.