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Paediatric Orthopaedics Workshop


Workshop: Paediatric Orthopaedics Workshop

This workshop is appropriate for AHPRA registered physiotherapists and other suitably qualified/experienced health professionals*

This workshop aims to upskill physiotherapist in the assessment of children with orthopaedic complaints. This workshop will develop the clinicians understanding of the management of common orthopaedic conditions in childhood. It will also provide the clinician with practical assessment and treatment tools relevant to children with common orthopaedic conditions.

Learning Outcomes
The participant of the paediatric orthopaedic workshop will:
1.       demonstrate an understanding of the normal variance in development to enable assessment of conditions such as toe walking, genu varum/valgum, in-toeing, knock knees and flat feet
2.       have an understanding of musculoskeletal orthopaedic conditions presenting in the growing child and the ability to select appropriate assessments to guide management.
3.       be able to analyse assessment findings and plan an intervention.


Date: 10 November 2018

Presenters: Nick Buttigieg and Nicole Pates , APAM

Time
: 8:45 am–4:30 pm 

Registrations close:30 October 2018

Sessions:

Location Address Dates
Western Australia Busselton Start date: 10 Nov 2018 08:45
End date: 10 Nov 2018 16:30