Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
LEEDS - The Elbow Demystified
Event ID:2698
Date:9th November 2019
Duration:1 day(s)
Venue:Spire Leeds Hospital
Trainer:Ms Val Jones MCSP MSc
Availability:  Yes (17/10/2019 21:27:51)

Val Jones is a leading physiotherapist specialising in rehabilitation of the shoulder and elbow. Awarded a prestigious Fellowship from the British Elbow and Shoulder Society. Val lectures nationally and internationally about the assessment and rehabilitation of the elbow joint. Val has published in peer reviewed journals and is a previous AHP representative on the British Elbow and Shoulder Society Council, as well as being the current UK national delegate for EUSSER.

Course Aims
  • Locate and discuss appropriate elbow anatomy and pathology
  • Perform a comprehensive elbow evaluation to determine the cause of dysfunction
  • Select appropriate special tests to evaluate the elbow complex
  • Discuss evidence-based treatments for conservative care of a variety of elbow conditions
  • Understand the precautions and evidence-based care of postoperative treatment
Learning Outcomes
  • Functional anatomy and biomechanics of the elbow
  • Physical examination of the elbow including special tests
  • Image interpretation of the elbow
  • Assessment of movement dysfunction around the elbow
  • Common post-operative rehab guidelines including tendon release, elbow arthrolysis and elbow replacement
  • Evidence based management and pathophysiology of;

    Tennis elbow to include exercise and taping,

    Post-traumatic stiff elbow to include the rationale for splinting,

    Elbow instability,

    Degenerative elbow joint conditions,

    Ulnar nerve entrapment

Additional Information
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 6.25 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £140
  • Funded places available.

  • Refreshments available.