Entry and Admissions
Short Course / CPD
School of Health Sciences
No Partner College
3rd February 2014
This workshop will focus on the shoulder and will cover subjective and biopsychosocial assessment strategies, objective assessment and clinical reasoning of the findings. The second half of the day will look at pathologies and approaches to treatment, including stiff shoulder, impinging shoulder and unstable shoulder.
Learning Environment & Assessment:
Learning outcome & aims
At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:
• Undertake a comprehensive assessment of the shoulder complex
• Consider effective physiotherapy and other non-physiotherapy management strategies for patients with shoulder pain
• Discuss evidence base contributing to assessment and management of the shoulder complex
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Fees & Funding
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 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
£880 per 20 credits studied (UK/EU)
For 2017/18 fees please refer to our fees page.
How to Apply
Each CPD workshop is available as part of the service level agreement that 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 then complete the online application at www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Are you self-funding?
Please email SSTOCPD@uclan.ac.uk for more information.