Splinting in Neurology Course

£300.00

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Splinting in Neurology Friday 11th November and Saturday 12th November 2022 Image

Friday 11th November and Saturday 12th November 2022

The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, WC1N 3BG

Using softcast and scotchcast materials

*Early application is advised as places are limited*

Target Audience: Open to Qualified Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists working in neurology, as an introduction to splinting with these materials.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the course you will have increased knowledge and skills in the assessment and fabrication of splints using soft and scotchcast materials. Sessions will focus on:

  • The theoretical basis and clinical reasoning underpinning the provision of splints for patients with neurological conditions.
  • The assessment of spasticity, use of botulinum toxin and the role of splinting in this patient group.
  • The practical fabrication and application of a variety of upper lower limb splints with time to practise fabrication.
  • Consolidation of knowledge and skills gained through group discussion regarding the clinical use of the splints.

COST: £300 for 2 days includes the cost of materials used in the practical sessions.

Please contact Conor Brown on 020 3448 3476 or email:

Uclh.enquiry.therapy.courses@nhs.net to book your place or for more information. Online payment and information also available via our website: http://www.uclhcharitycourses.com/


From:
Fri 11 Nov 2022
To:
Sat 12 Nov 2022
Time:
08:30 am - 17:00 pm

Venue:

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