APCP Musculoskeletal Committee - Introduction to Paediatric Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

Event details

£75.00 APCP members / £115.00 non-members

The Young Athlete Clinic,Bull's Quarries Road, Tytherington, Frome BA11 5BW

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APCP Musculoskeletal Committee



This course will cover

The course aims to provide therapists who are new to paediatrics or who want to treat children with musculoskeletal conditions an understanding of the specialist knowledge and skills they need to have when working with children and young people. It will look at conditions seen in babies, children and adolescents.

Learning outcomes:
1. To have an understanding  of the specialists knowledge and skills needed to work with children 
2. To have a better understanding of normal development and growth and its impact on pathology
3. To obtain further knowledge on normal variants in the paediatric population
4. To be able to assess the paediatric patient, including using PGALS
5. To have a better understanding of consent, well being and child protection issues
6. To improve knowledge on assessment, differential diagnosis in several case studies
The full programme will be sent out to delegates with pre-course reading.

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