Mastering the Shoulder.
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Hot Topics 2017

Seminar Overview

PLEASE NOTE: HOT TOPICS IS BEING REVISED AT THIS TIME AND IS LIKELY TO BE AVAILABLE IN 2017. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AS WE UPDATE THIS SEMINAR.

HOT TOPICS is our annual practice update for physiotherapists, physicians and rehabilitation professionals. It is the latest addition to our teaching program and promises to be an interesting and informative one day seminar.

We have carefully chosen our key topics for 2017, with a panel of expert speakers selected from the fields of physiotherapy, sports medicine, radiology and surgery.

Our HOT TOPICS for 2017

Our 5 topics are clinically applied and allow for participants to learn first hand from the experts.

Rotator Cuff

Current Research and Rehabilitation

Can same rotator cuff tears heal?
Is it critical to shoulder function?

Frozen Shoulder

Injection Therapy - The four W's

When is the best time to inject, and what should be injected?
Why and where are we injecting the shoulder?

Biceps Tendinopathy

Surgical Viewpoints - Intra-operative decisions

Is the biceps tendon the main culprit for shoulder pain?
How does it affect the rehabilitation plan?

Labral Disorders

Advanced Rehabilitation - Instability

What are the best predictors for return to sport?
What are the current surgical and non-surgical outcomes?

Calcific Tendinopathy

Chronic Shoulder Pain

What are the best imaging methods for calcific tendinopathy?
Choices in clinical management - physio, medical or surgical?

Who Should Attend?

Physiotherapists
Sports Physicians
Surgeons
MSK Radiologists
Occupational Therapists

Chiropractors
Osteopaths
Kinesiologists
Naturopaths
Athletic Therapists

Course Fees

Early Bird* Regular
$245 CAD $325 CAD


*Early Bird pricing in effect until 14 days prior to the event.

Full Seminar Outline

8:00 am Registration
9:00 am
The Healing Rotator Cuff - Current Research
  • Research update - which cuff injuries can heal?
  • Surgical techniques - current updates in repair and outcomes.
  • Implications for rehabilitation - should we accelerate the rehabilitation process
10:00 am Q&A Panel: The Healing Rotator Cuff
10:25 am
Adhesive Capsulitis - Injection therapy
  • Types of adhesive capsulitis
  • Classifying capsulitis - is there a better way?
  • Choosing the injection based on classification
11:15 am Q&A Panel: Adhesive Capsulitis
11.35 am Break
11:50 am
Biceps Tendinopathy - Surgical Viewpoints
  • Intra-operative choices - retain, release or reconstruct?
  • Post operative considerations
  • Post operative protocols
12:40 pm Q&A Panel: Biceps Tendinopathy
1:00 pm Lunch
2:00 pm
Anterior Instability - Advanced Rehab Decisions
  • Non-surgical rehabilitation pearls
  • Intra-operative choices, surgical outcomes and complications
  • Return to sport guidelines - updates and controversies
3:00 pm Q&A Panel: Anterior Instability
3:20 pm Break
3:40 pm
Calcific Tendinopathy - Its Role in Chronic Shoulder Pain
  • Imaging modalities and their clinical use
  • Monitoring recommendations and clinical management?
  • Is there a gold standard for imaging?
4:25 pm Q&A Panel: Calcific Tendinopathy
4:50 pm Evaluation
5:00 pm Finish

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HOT TOPICS? Sounds like just the thing I’ve been looking for. Something a little more advanced and multidisciplinary for my practice.

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