Advanced Shoulder Practice
for Health Professionals.

Mastering the Shoulder Advanced

Level II: Advanced Orthopedics

Course Summary

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

More time has been added for practical sessions and integration of topics with detailed case study reviews. The ADVANCED course is currently undergoing certification and it will be made available to all graduates of this course starting in late 2017 / early 2018.

Topics at a Glance

Day I

Advanced Examination Skills
Shoulder Replacements - TSA & rTSA
Combining Special Tests
Dislocation Management

Day II

Advanced Practice
Calcific Tendinopathy
Integrated Case Studies
Scapula Dyskinesias

Prerequisites

Completion of a Mastering the Shoulder course. 

Who Should attend ?

All Physiotherapists
Sports Physicians interested in Rehabilitation
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.

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Full Course Outline

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

8:30 am Registration
9:00 am
Advanced Examination Skills
  • Rotator Interval testing
  • GH and clavicular instabilities
  • Scapula dyskinesias
  • Updates in imaging
  • Combining special tests
10:00 am Advanced Examination Skills - Practical
10:45 am Break
11:00 am
Shoulder Replacements - TSA & rTSA
  • Development, use and functional performance
  • 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
Scapula Dyskinesias - primary & secondary dyskinesias
  • Classification and measurement of dyskinesias
  • 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 Dyskinesias
3:15 pm Break
3:30 pm
Scapula Dyskinesias - 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

Dislocation Management - assessment, treatment & controversies

Advanced Orthopedic Practice

Calcific Tendinopathy

Scapula Dyskinesias

Upcoming Events 2017

Vancouver / Kelowna

Sep. 16-17
Mastering the Shoulder Level I

Toronto

Sep. 30-1
Mastering the Shoulder Level I

Halifax

Oct. 14-15
Mastering the Shoulder Advanced Level II

Ottawa

Oct. 21-22
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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