Innovation in rehabilitation after surgery and prosthesis in Lower Extremity

Return to work, return to sports, return to activities of daily life are the main questions in this course. What is needed to help patient realise there goals in activities. A functional approach with many aspects of motor learning  helps u realise what to do. In this course we will focus on status after surgery of cruciate ligaments, in status after total knee and total hip. We will show you an approach to asessment and management op patients with these problems. We will focus on active recovery and functional movement. 

After following this course you can:
  • You can explain what happend in total knee, total hip and cruciate ligament surgery;;
  • You can select relevant assessment tools en perform the assessment;
  • You can conclude your assessment with a clinical diagnosis;
  • You can make a treatment plan with short term and long term goals;
  • You can select your goals in correspondence tot the ICF and place these in a RPS form;
  • You can demonstrate assessment and treatment skills with given case with focus on active movement and functional training. 

Day 1
The first day we will focus on assessment. the disorders will pass and we will discuss wich assessment tools are best picked on basis of recent evidence. We will select questionnaires and measurements to be able to come to a clinical diagnosis. We will use clinical reasoning to select short term and long term goals and measurements to assess these. 

Day 2:

The second day we will focus on treatment. We will use the ICF and the RPS form to compose short term and long term goals for example on mobility, strength and functioning in daily life. We will focus on active recovery, on patient management and functional training. 

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We will send you a study guide with articles and other reading material. You will make a case of one of your patients, film a short video and formulate a clinical question te be answered. 

After concluding the course and the preparation, you will recieve a certificat of THIM, University of Applied Sciences
2 day course

Physiotherapists, Medical doctors or rehabilitation professionals

Study guide with articles, preparation assignments

Professors of THIM, University of Applied Scieces

Max 20

Event Properties

Event Date 01-12-2021
Event End Date 01-12-2025
Capacity 24
Cut off date 01-12-2025
Individual Price €300,00