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Splinting in Neurology 2024

Open to qualified Physiotherapists and Occupational therapists working in neurology, as in introduction to splinting with soft and scotchcast materials.

From: Fri 11 Oct 2024

To: Sat 12 Oct 2024


Course aims;

  • To increase knowledge and skills in the assessment and fabrication of a variety of upper and lower limb splints using soft and scotchcast materials.
  • To review and discuss the theoretical basis and clinical reasoning underpinning the provision of splints for patients with neurological conditions.
  • To cover the assessment of spasticity, the use of botulinum toxin and the role of splinting in this patient group.
  • There will be time to practice fabrication over the course of two days and opportunities to network with colleagues working in a similar field. 

Venue:

National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery
33 Queen Square, London
WC1N 3BG