Lumbar Spine and Lower Quartile
Weekend 7: Hip & Knee
- 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.
NZMPA’s COMT Weekend 5: Low Back Pain (Part 1) and Weekend 6: Low Back Pain (Part 2) are a pre-requisites for this course.
Bookings are via PNZ Event Directory: Christchurch 22nd & 23rd August 2020 Book Online Here
COMT is available to NZMPA members only, and an Early Bird Rate is available till midday Friday 24th July 2020.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for your discount code.
NZMPA Member Early Bird Rate is $600.00 incl GST.
NZMPA Member Rate is $720.00 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.