Tendinopathy Update Course 

17th May 2014

08.45 to 17.00

Fee  £80.00

Jehan Yehia is organising this course our understanding of the pathology of tendon disease and the fact that the exercises we as clinicians has to be updated regularly.  I attended the recent SEMS Conference at Arsenal and Professor  Jill Cook and others gave us all brilliant updates in the current research into Tendon assessment, pain and the current investigations in the management of tendon conditions such as Achilles and Patella Tendinopathy.

This is a unique course as it is PRACTICAL

HOW TO TENDON LOADING SO THE TENDON ADAPTS AND RECOVERS  MOVING BACK INTO HEALTHY INSTEAD OF DETERIORATING INTO THE DEGENERATIVE TROUBLESOME STATE WHICH LEADS TO TENDON COMPLETE TENDON TEARS AND RUPTURES

Venue  Saint Mary`s College  Twickenham 

Lecturers 

Dr Lorenzo Masci, MBBS, Consultant Sports Medicine – Speciality in Tendinopathy using UTC

Alex Wolf MSc, Lead S & C Coach at EIS and GB Rowing

Jehan Yehia MSc, Ex Lead GB Kayak Physiotherapist

 

Course Content

 

  • Pathology: tendon disease and tendinopathy
  • Tendon continuum (reactive versus degenerative)
  • Assessment of tendon pain: subjective and objective
  • Investigations in the management of tendon pain (ultrasound versus MRI and UTC
  • Medical interventions:  pharmacology and injection therapy
  • Principles of strength training
  • Tendon loading: reactive versus degenerative tendinopathy
  • Case studies : examples of 6 week programme for local tendon loading as well as addressing kinetic chain.

A new model of tendon pathology

 

 

 

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Helen How

Registered Osteopath

14 Craighall Gardens

Edinburgh EH6 4RJ

0131 551 1044

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Edinburgh Osteopath Helen How has over twenty-eight years experience of treating patients at the How Osteopathic Clinic (Trinity Edinburgh). Registered Osteopath Helen combines the latest advances in osteopathy with a gentle patient-centred approach to diagnosis and treatment ensuring that osteopathic treatment at the How Clinic is suitable for a wide-range of conditions including; back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, knee conditions Helen uses Video Clips exercises educational information and outcome which is sent to your computer smartphone or iphone if you wish Treatment at the How Osteopathic Clinic is tailored to the individual and where necessary uses a combination of osteopathic techniques including, Traditional Osteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Electrotherapy, Vibrotherapy and Sports Remedial Massage. The holistic approach to osteopathy at the How Osteopathic Clinic, in addition to a full one hour treatment sessions, is designed to alleviate symptoms rapidly and can often significantly reduce the number of osteopathic treatments required. One of the few Osteopaths in Edinburgh and in Britain who uses the unique, gentle fleximatic vibrotherapy or shockwave therapy massage equipment combined with traditional osteopathic techniques in order to to find, feel and palpate those hard fibrotic bands of muscles which accumulate over the years of prolonged sitting, Helen has attended conferences held throughout the country; Helen has been using Shockwave Therapy for over 3 years now for Patella Tendons , Achilles Tendons Plantar Fasciitis and Tendon pain Hips, Upper Proximal Hamstring tendinopathy along with rehabilitation loading Contact Helen How, Registered Osteopath, 14 Craighall Gardens, Edinburgh EH6 4RJ To make an appointment contact Helen on 131 551 1044 or Text /Call 07889304762