Lumbar Spine and Lower Quartile
Weekend 7: Hip & Knee – Cancelled
- The Hip – This day covers the assessment and management of hip pain. It includes screening for ‘Red Flag’ pathology, radiological imaging for the hip and identification of dysplastic hips (including FAI & CAM lesions). Current understandings on pathologies such as labral tears, greater trochanteric pain, ‘piriformis’ syndrome and osteochondral lesion. The ‘state of the art’ regarding diagnostic tests for hip pathologies are presented
- The Knee – This day covers the assessment and management of disorders of the knee. It includes screening for ‘Red Flag’ pathology and the place of medical imaging for the knee. The diagnostic utility of clinical tests will be covered as well as the latest research on rehabilitation for knee pathologies such as ACL injury, osteoarthritis, meniscal tears and patellofemoral pain. This day also covers practical skills for assessment and treatment of the knee.
Due to low registrations, this weekend course has been cancelled. Please contact NZMPA via email to register your interest for a potential future Hip & Knee courses in Christchurch firstname.lastname@example.org
NZMPA Member Early Bird Rate is $320.00 incl GST.
NZMPA Member Rate is $400.00 incl GST thereafter.
The dates stated and schedule are provisional.
A minimum of 20 participants for each venue must be confirmed for course to take place, unless approved by NZMPA.