Clinical Exam and Treatment of the Injured Runner – 06/12/2021

$90.00

This course introduces the very latest evidence about common lower extremity overuse injuries and links them to clinically available running gait analysis technology.

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Name of Course
Clinical Examination and Treatment of the Injured Runner: Hypothesis Driven by Experience, Research and Technology

Name of Sponsor
Kaiser Permanente Northern California Graduate Physical Therapy Education

Instructor(s)/Speaker(s)
Kornelia Kulig, PhD, PT, FAPTA, FAAOMPT (Hon)
Liz Poppert, DPT, MS, OCS

Target Audience
Physical Therapists

Course Level
Intermediate

Course Description

In this course, we will introduce the very latest evidence about common lower extremity overuse injuries and link them to clinically available running gait analysis technology.  We will enable practitioners to develop case specific hypothesis driven clinical exams including fitness testing to hone in on efficacious intervention including manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, fitness training and running gait drill training.

Objectives

After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Link evidence of tendinopathy to the patient specific movement problem.
  • Narrow the broad scope of movement analysis by developing a hypothesis driven, phase specific analysis informed by the tissue stress model and the patient’s presentation.
  • Utilize the movement analysis to drive objective examination planning with relevant hypothesis driven performance tests, clinical tests and measures.
  • Interpret the movement analysis, tests and measures to differentiate among skill versus physical capacity impairments as sources of the patient problem.
  • Develop and implement running specific intervention including manual therapy, skill re-training strategies via phase specific drills, and running specific physical capacity exercise.

Course Date(s) and Time
June 12, 2021
8:30 am – 1:15 pm

Location of Course
Virtual Class

Cost
$90

Deadline date for registration
June 6, 2021

# Seats Available
12

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be received in writing by June 6, 2021.  Email kp.ompt@gmail.com  There is a $25 administrative fee for all cancellations. No refunds after June 6, 2021.

# of CEU’s
0.425 CEU’s (4.25 Contact Hours)