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
Tendinopathy - Prevention, Management and Rehabilitation of the Painful Tendon
Dr Marie-Elaine Grant Dip Physio. (NUI) PhD, SMISCP, MCSP.
On 16th October 2019 in Derby for 1 Day(s)
at London Road Community Hospital
Course Aims
  • The aim of this workshop is to address possible key factors relating to the prevention and management of Tendon Pain.
  • All aspects of the principles and techniques incorporated in this workshop will be evidenced based.
  • Highlight the factors which contribute to tendon pain.
  • Develop a clear understanding of Tendon Pathology and how Load effects tendon.
  • Practical Assessment of the painful Tendon and methods of identifying Sage of Tendon Pathology.
  • Criteria to be considered for planning Treatment and Rehabilitation Strategies.
  • Demonstration of practical of treatment and rehabilitation techniques with particular emphasis on the application of effective exercise techniques.
  • Debate evidence based outcomes of conservative and minimally invasive surgical interventions.
Learning Outcomes
  • Workshop participants will learn the necessary criteria to make the best choices in managing and possibly preventing the problem.
  • A clear understanding of the criteria required to plan an effective rehabilitation programme.
  • The ability to assess the painful tendon and degree of pathology including the role of scans, biomechanics, the kinetic chain, special tests, palpation, loading and functional testing.
  • Increase competence in the application of effective tendon treatment and rehabilitation techniques according to evidence based standards of practice.
  • Understand the Do's and the Don'ts of load management of tendon - (in sick or healthy tendons).
  • Understand why sometimes rehabilitation strategies don't work and competently consider subsequent treatment options.
Additional Information
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 7 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £155.00
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHP's & nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

  • Refreshments included.
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