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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If you are interested in applying for this course, our comprehensive How to Apply pages will guide you through the process. Here at UCLan, our aim is to encourage you to develop your potential and we offer a flexible approach to admissions, which reflects our commitment to all those who would benefit from our courses.These workshops are available as part of the Service Level Agreement which UCLan has with a number of local NHS Trusts. If you wish to apply using this funding please gain the support of your line manager and complete the online application through www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops
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