Module A

COURSE DESCRIPTION

3 days hands on workshop covering evidence based lecture on Basic Principle of Orthopaedic Medicine including clinical reasoning, connective Tissue inflammatory cycle and Orthopaedic Medicine Treatment Techniques at the first day morning. After completion of Generalities practical Session would be started at the first day evening. Functional assessment of Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Knee and ankle would be covered with basic treatment options. The section is highly practical and combines this with theory lectures, clinical reasoning, and a review of functional anatomy and palpation. Participants must go through with pre reading materials (supported by online reading of Anatomy and quiz section) and also need to submit assignments at the last day of the class.

CURRICULUM

Module A : Orthopaedic highlights Extremities

Day : 01

    • Basic principles of modern orthopedic medicine Cyriax
    • Rules of referred pain
    • How to reach a valid diagnosis : inspection, history, relevant functional examination, palpation
    • Clinical reasoning by using a standardized Cyriax assessment form
    • Even though this step only took a couple of hours, I was still able to put over 100 thumbnails on paper.
    • General treatment strategy for soft tissue lesions
    • Elbow : inspection, history and basic functional examination
    • Elbow : diagnosis and treatment procedures of tennis and golfer elbow

Day : 02

    • Elbow : diagnosis and treatment procedures of tennis (5 types) and golfer elbow (2 types) (continuation)
    • Shoulder : inspection, history and basic functional examination
    • Shoulder : diagnosis and treatment procedures of tendinitis, -osis (supraspinatus, infraspinatus, subscapularis, biceps,…)
    • Foot : inspection, history and basic functional examination
    • Foot : diagnosis and treatment procedures of inversion and eversion traumata (sprained ankles : lig. talofibulare ant-post, lig. calcaneofibulare, lig. calcaneocuboideum, peronei, tibialis posterior)

Day : 03

    • Knee : inspection, history and basic functional examination
    • Knee : diagnosis and treatment procedures of ligamentous lesions (MCL, LCL, coronary ligaments)
    • Wrist : inspection, history and basic functional examination
    • Wrist : diagnosis and treatment procedure of a carpal subluxation (dorsal-palmar ; ligamentous lesion)