Treatment of the Shoulder and Knee
What they don't teach you in school: NEW EDITION
Instructional Level: Intermediate, with lecture and lab both days
CE: Shoulder and Knee - ProCert approved for 17 CCUs, NYSED board approved for 15 CEs
Shoulder or Knee - ProCert approved for 8.5 CCUs, NYSED for 7.5 CEs
Course Description: This course addresses one of the most critical opportunities that you face as a clinician. According to information from the National Center for Health Statistics, each year more than 12 million visits are made to physician offices for knee problems and more than 7.5 million for shoulder problems of which 4.1 million were for rotator cuff problems. In 2015, approximately $5 billion was spent on 250,000 ACL injuries alone.
This Shoulder and Knee course is designed to present the most recent and relevant, state of the art information for the treatment of the most unusual and challenging problems of the shoulder and knee joint, things you must know to offer complete, comprehensive treatment options for you patients. The course provides an evidence-based approach to treatment discussing the latest research and more than 600 actual case studies delivered through lecture, demonstration videos, hands-on laboratory sessions, and open discussions. Attendees will have the opportunity to master new and effective evaluation and treatment techniques and implement them immediately into your practice as you learn from the best.
Course Requirements: Lab clothing: tank top or halter top to expose the shoulder, and shorts to expose the knee. Bring a mat (or blanket), a pillow and a large towel for lab table. Also bring a sense of humor, and your brain for some new concepts & thoughts!