Mastering the Shoulder.
Advancing Clinical Education.

Mastering the Shoulder Advanced

Level II: Advanced Orthopedics

Course Summary

Dates for 2018 ADVANCED courses will be announced shortly.....

Our Mastering the Shoulder ADVANCED course is for all practitioners wanting to cover the more advanced shoulder rehabilitation topics. These disorders are placed in the 'hard to treat' category by many practitioners and we will simplify these problems by offering a range of clinically tested treatment strategies.

Mastering the Shoulder ADVANCED takes an indepth look at all the advanced shoulder topics that can challenge every practitioner:

Integrated Case Studies (I-II) will be introduced to test your skills along with the opportunity to apply for Advanced Certification after the completion of this course. Applications for certification will begin in late October 2017.

Substantial time has been added for in depth practical sessions!

Prerequisites

Completion of a Mastering the Shoulder course. 

Who Can Attend ?

All Physiotherapists
Sports Physicians 
Occupational Therapists
Athletic Therapists

Chiropractors
Osteopaths
Kinesiologists involved in Rehabilitation
 

Course Fees 2017 / 18

Early Bird* Regular
$745 CAD $895 CAD


*Early Bird pricing in effect until 30 days prior to the event unless otherwise noted.

Register here for Level II

Topics at a Glance

Day 1

Advanced Examination Skills
Dislocation Management
Shoulder Replacements - TSA & rTSA
Integrated Case Studies I

Day 2

Advanced Practice
Calcific Tendinopathy
Integrated Case Studies II
Scapular Dyskinesis

Full Course Outline

DAY I - Mastering the Shoulder ADVANCED - Level II: Advanced Orthopedics
 

8:30 am Registration
9:00 am
Advanced Examination Skills - Practical
  • Instability testing
  •     Labral testing
  •     Rotator Interval testing
  •     GH and clavicular instabilities
  •     Scapula dyskinesias
  • Neurological tests
  • Further cuff tests
  • Updates in imaging
  • Combining special tests
10:00 am

Advanced Examination Skills - Review

10:45 am Break
11:00 am
Shoulder Replacements - TSA & rTSA
  • Development, use and functional performance
  • Pre surgical management
  • Post surgical management
  • ActiveShoulder guidelines and limits
  • Surgeons vs Physiotherapists perspective
12:00 pm Q & A -  Shoulder Replacements
12:15 pm
Integrated Case Studies I
  • Cases to illustrate diagnosis, clinical decision making and treatment strategies
1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:45 pm
Dislocation Management - assessment, treatment & controversies
  • Initial, recurrent and post surgical dislocations
  • Non-surgical vs Surgical options for dislocation
  • Approaches to treatment and management
  • ActiveShoulder exercise approaches
  • Return to sport guidelines and factors
  • Prevention strategies and bracing / taping
3:00 pm Q & A - Dislocation Managment
3:15 pm Break
3:30 pm
Dislocation Management - Practical
  • Preferred manual therapy options
  • Manual therapy cautions
  • ActiveShoulder exercise strategies
5:00 pm Finish

 

DAY II - Mastering the Shoulder ADVANCED - Level II: Advanced Orthopedics
 

8:30 am Registration
9:00 am
Advanced Orthopedic Practice 

Topics related to offering Advanced Practice in the clinical setting

10:00 am
Calcific Tendinopathy
  • Assessment and diagnostic findings
  • Correct use of imaging strategies
  • Lifecycle, evaluation and choice of treatment
  • ActiveShoulder treatments, multidisciplinary and ongoing management
  • Complex treatment considerations involving cuff injury or capsulitis
11:15 am Q & A - Calcific Tendinopathy
11:30 am
Integrated Case Studies II
  • Cases to illustrate diagnosis, clinical decision making and treatment strategies
12:30 pm Q & A - Case Studies I & II 
12:45 pm Lunch Break
1:30 pm
Scapular Dyskinesis - primary & secondary dyskinesis
  • Classification and measurement of dyskinesis
  • Biomechanics review and pathology affecting the scapula
  • Accuracy and use of special tests for scapula movement
  • ActiveShoulder methods and treatment approach
3:00 pm Q & A - Scapula Dyskinesis
3:15 pm Break
3:30 pm
Scapular Dyskinesis - Practical
  • Preferred manual therapy options
  • ActiveShoulder exercise strategies
  • Simple to advanced exercise progressions
5:00 pm Evaluations / Finish

 

Learning Outcomes

Advanced Examination Skills

Shoulder Replacements - TSA & rTSA

Integrated Case Studies I - II

Dislocation Management - assessment, treatment & controversies

Advanced Orthopedic Practice

Calcific Tendinopathy

Scapular Dyskinesis

Upcoming Events

Halifax

Mar. 17-18
2018
Mastering the Shoulder Essential Level I

Edmonton / Sherwood Park

Apr. 14-15
2018
Mastering the Shoulder Essential Level I

Ottawa

Apr. 28-29
2018
Mastering the Shoulder Essential Level I

Toronto

May. 26-27
2018
Mastering the Shoulder Advanced Level II

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Well organized, you go through the material, lots of practical, useable ideas, makes it all understandable, keep teaching! Bring on Level 2. Excellent

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