Short Course / CPD
School of Health Sciences
No Partner College
Monday 27 June 2016 (9am - 4.30pm)
This workshop is aimed at physiotherapists, occupational therapists, nurses and other professionals working with rheumatology clients including both experienced practitioners and those who are newly qualified.
The day will cover a range of inflammatory and non-inflammatory conditions including; Inflammatory Arthritis, Spondylo-arthropathies including AS, Scleroderma, Myositis and Dermomyositis, Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia Syndrome/ Chronic pain, Chronic fatigue Syndrome, OA and Hypermobility Syndrome/ EDS
The day will also cover practical elements including key assessments and outcome measures such as BASMI scoring, Beighton score, DAS 28, PsARC, FMS 18 tender points.
• Discuss key elements of assessment in rheumatology
• Discuss approaches to rehabilitation management of patients with rheumatology pathologies
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You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
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Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops
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