Choose an individual module or get the Upper Limb Package from experts Thomas Mitchell & Andrew Cuff to become an expert in Upper Limb Complaints
Are you struggling with the diagnosis of shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand pain due to all those possible pathologies? Do you feel overwhelmed by all of those treatment methods that are advertised everywhere from corticosteroid injections to mobilization with movement...and not sure what you should actually focus on?
Are you tired of following yet another upper limb course that actually makes things more complex when all you wanted was clarity?
In our Online Course Modules "Upper Limb Focus: Stiff Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist & Hand" by UK expert clinicians Andrew Cuff and Thomas Mitchell we will help you to improve your clinical reasoning for the upper limb from the comfort of your home.
They have taught thousands of physios and other healthcare professionals how to deliver the best evidence-based care for different upper limb pathologies and they can do the exact same thing for you.
The "Stiff" Shoulder includes common pathologies like Frozen Shoulder, Osteoarthritis, dislocations, and more, which are very prevalent complaints you'll encounter in the clinic. In this online course, UK experts Thomas Mitchell and Andrew Cuff will show you exactly how to deal with patients suffering from a "stiff" shoulder in order to improve your confidence and to provide the best care possible for your patients with shoulder pain.
🗺️ 1. Basic Orientation (20 min)
❓ 2. Subjective Questioning (20 min)
🧓🏻 3. The Osteoarthritic Shoulder (56 min)
☃️ 4. The Frozen Shoulder1 (80 minutes)
🤷♂️ 5. The Pseudo-Stiff Shoulder (35 min)
☂️ 6. Summary of The Stiff (60 min)
👩🎓 7. The Stiff Shoulder Course Quiz (20 min)
Sadly, there seem to be lot of therapists who do not know how to assess and treat various pathologies of the elbow. And to be honest: Elbow complaints - maybe tennis elbow excluded - are not amongst the most prevalent complaints. However, when a patient shows up with elbow issues other than Tennis or Golfer's elbow, we are often breaking into a sweat.
Feel the same? It doesn't have to be this way! In the elbow module, you will get familiar with the most common elbow pathologies, so you won't get nervous on your next consult with a patient with elbow complaints anymore!
🗺️ 1. The Elbow
1.1 Introduction and Orientation of the Elbow (50 min)
1.2 Structured Assessment of the Elbow (35 min)
1.3 Global Elbow Conditions, Red Flags, and the Role of Imaging (18 min)
1.4 The Posterior Elbow (6 min)
1.5 The Anterior Elbow (6 min)
🎾 2. The Lateral Elbow
2.1 Lateral Ligament Injury, PLRI (35 min)
2.2 Radial Nerve and Tennis Elbow (95 min)
🏌️ 3. The Medial Elbow
3.1 Commonly Encountered Conditions (28 min)
3.2. The Elbow Course Quiz (35 min)
Maybe even more than the elbow, wrist complaints regularly leave therapists puzzled. It's an area that is very delicate, but that usually doesn't receive a lot of attention during many Bachelor's or Master's programmes. On top of it, a lot of continuing education courses focus on other areas of the body and leave the hand and wrist orphaned.
At the same time, the wrist & hand is a super interesting and exciting area. Would you like to be the expert and contact person in your practice that can deal with complaints in this area? Then sign up for the hand & wrist module and start learning immediately!
🗺️ 1. Introduction & Orientation of the Wrist & Hand (36 min)
🔍 2. General Assessment & Screening (79 min)
👨⚕️ 3. Management of Systemic Disorders & Objective Markers (34 min)
🔀 4. Differential Diagnosis in the Wrist & Hand (120 min)
🩹 5. Management of Conditions in the Wrist & Hand & Case Studies (120 min)
👩🎓 6. The Wrist & Hand Quiz (39 min)
Extended Scope Physiotherapist in Primary Care
Thomas lectures nationally on the Mulligan Concept and the Remedy MSK series. He worked for ten years in the elite sporting environment, with posts with the English Institute of Sport, GB Boxing, GB Wheelchair Rugby, Sheffield United Football Club, GB Paratennis, and GB Paracycling. He travelled extensively through this work, providing competition physiotherapy at Paralympic Games, World Championships, European Championships and was lead clinician for the World Series Boxing team, 2014 (British Lionhearts).
Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner (APP)
Andrew qualified from Oxford Brookes University with a First-Class Honours degree in Physiotherapy and has completed his MSc in Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University where he finished at the top of his cohort.
Andrew has extensive experience within both the NHS and Private Practice as a Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. In November 2015, Andrew became the youngest Advanced Physiotherapy Practitioner (APP) in the country and continues this role alongside his private practice.
👣 A step-by-step guide on upper limb rehab by leading experts from the UK:
Thomas' and Andew's expertise will help you to assess and treat different pathological pictures in the shoulder, elbow, wrist & hand based on the latest evidence-based principles
⌛ Study Whenever You Want:
You can start this course whenever you want and study at your own time and pace. This is no silly 2 day weekend online course or a course that you have to attend at fixed times.
You will also unlimited access, so you can always come back and refresh your knowledge. No annoying subscription models, but a ONE-Time payment (or pay in 3 installments)
📚 The Latest Research & Science:
References used from hundreds of scientific papers (direct links to PubMed provided) and further reading material for you to dig in deep!
💰 Fully Packed Content worth €700+:
17+ hours of content in 22 units that would normally cost €700+ if we compare it to the usual CPD courses which charge €300/7h
🎲 Gamified learning experience:
Collect credits by solving video quizzes and handing in the case study to lock in the learning and test your knowledge in the course quizzes and case studies
🤓 Active Learning Approach:
You don't learn from just watching hours of videos. We believe that different media and engagement is necessary to really improve your knowledge
📱 Accessible on All Devices from Wherever You Are:
Access the course on your laptop, phone, or tablet from the comfort of your home or while you're on the bus, tram, or train
🎓 CEU/CPD points:
Course accreditation in most countries, just ask us if this is relevant for you. Accreditation points for the KNGF registers algemeen, manueel and sport(requested) as well as Keurmerk & Pro-Kiné.
🏆 Award-Winning Team:
Andreas & Kai have won the award for the best Bachelor Thesis in Europe in Physiotherapy for their research on Blended Learning in Healthcare back in 2016. We have more knowledge and experience in the design of online learning
Not all online courses are created equal! So many products are popping of the ground everywhere with lousy video content recorded on a webcam. And also...don't make the mistake to waste your hard-earned on a 2-day zoom call with a speaker!
*Covers 17+ hours of content in total. Compared to the usual costs of a 14-hour weekend CPD course rating at €300/7h
This is ONLY for people who are serious about becoming better clinicians. So if you don’t want to put in the work and the study time to really become better, then this online course is probably not for you and it’s better to just watch a webinar of an hour to relax at the end of the day. But if you ARE serious, then save yourself years of costly trial & error by using our proven clinical reasoning strategies to provide the best care possible for your patients with shoulder, elbow and wrist pain.